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John Lee Smith

John Lee Smith
Full Name: John Lee Smith
Birth date: May 16, 1894
Death date: September 26, 1963

Terms of Service

  • Senate, 47th (1) (2) (3) Legislature
    1/14/1941 - 3/1/1942
    Democrat
(1) Dallas Morning News 3/1/1942, "Throckmorton Senator Bids for Promotion: Becomes Candidate for Nomination as Lieutenant Governor" [LRL microfilm, Articles of Interest]. Legislative Clipping Service .
(2) Pat M. Bullock, in special election 11/3/1942, succeeded to unexpired term of John L. Smith (in Senate), resigned 9/10/1941. Bullock resigned 11/18/1942, after reelection 11/3/1942. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
(3) 47th Legislature, 1st C.S. - Members of the Senate roll includes Smith. Eighth Day roll, 9/19/1941, p. 70 shows Smith was present as a Senator on last day of the session. Senate Journal .

Biographical Notes and Resources

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