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John Kirby John Henry Kirby
Full Name: John Henry Kirby
Date of birth: November 16, 1860
Date of death: November 9, 1940

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 19-5 Jan 11, 1927 - Jan 8, 1929 40th   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 15 Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 47th Legislature, R.S., 4/29/1941, pp. 1081-1100. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • KIRBY, JOHN HENRY (1860-1940). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch, p. 244. Texans and Their State: A Newspaper Reference Work, 1918.
  • Biographical sketch and portrait, Hon. John Henry Kirby, pp. 117-118. Unveiling and Dedication of Monument to Hood's Texas Brigade on the Capitol Grounds, 1911.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. John Kirby, 33rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. John Kirby, 40th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 33rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 40th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    40th R.S. - 1927
    Agriculture  
    Appropriations  
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Penitentiaries  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    33rd R.S. - 1913
    Agriculture  
    Anti-Tuberculosis Commission, Investigate  
    Appropriations  
    Banks and Banking  
    Commerce and Manufactures (Chair) 
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Insurance  
    Revenue and Taxation (Vice Chair) 
    Visit State University, Special (Chair) 
     

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