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John William Connelly

John Connelly
Full Name: John William Connelly
Birth date: August 2, 1919
Death date: June 2, 1966

Terms of Service

  • House, 48th Legislature
    1/12/1943 - 1/9/1945
  • House, 47th Legislature
    1/14/1941 - 1/12/1943

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • Obituary and photo, "Former Representative . . . John W. Connelly Dies Thursday," 6/2/1966, p. 1. Birth date 8/2/1919 in Trenton, death date 6/2/1966. "When elected to the Texas Legislature in 1940, Connelly was barely 21 and was the youngest man ever to be elected a member of the house." Bonham Daily Favorite .
  • United States Navy, AS, World War II. Military grave marker, John William Connelly, birth date 8/2/1919, death date 6/2/1966, burial in Burns Cemetery, Trenton, Fannin County. Find a Grave .

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