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J. R. Grissom J.R. Grissom
Full Name: J. R. Grissom
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 32 Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th   Democrat Mount Pleasant / Titus   Morris, Titus
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Census of 1920 - Possibly John Grissom, Mount Pleasant, Titus County, age 56, born circa 1864 in Texas, spouse Lillie, son Harry, no occupation listed. FamilySearch.
  • Possibly John Realus Grissom (1863-1934), interment with spouse Lillie White Johnson Grissom in Masonic Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, Titus County. Find a Grave.
  • "J.R. Grissom Announces for Legislature," Mt. Pleasant Daily Times, 6/1/1928, p. 4, crediting Mount Pleasant Public Library. Born in Titus County, Texas. Notes "Mr. Grissom has served one term in the Legislature and is familiar with the working of that body." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • 37th Legislature (1921) - J.R. Grissom, postoffice Mt. Pleasant, nativity Texas, age 57 (born circa 1864), 57 years in Texas, collector, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J. R. Grissom, 37th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 37th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
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    37th R.S. - 1921
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