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William Cone Johnson

W. Cone Johnson
Full Name: William Cone Johnson
Birth date: June 11, 1860
Death date: March 17, 1933

Terms of Service

  • Senate, 22nd (2) & 21st (1) (7) (8) Legislatures
    1/8/1889 - 1/10/1893
    Democrat
  • House, 20th (3) (4) (5) (6) (9) Legislature
    1/11/1887 - 1/8/1889
    Democrat
(1) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives .
(2) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives .
(3) Gregg County. House Journal .
(4) Tyler, Smith County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
(5) "Elected (to 20th Legislature) . . . as a Democrat," p. 145. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature 1887.
(6) William Cone Johnson, Tyler. Roster of senators and representatives of the 20th Legislature with their postoffice address, Austin Weekly Statesman, "Governmental," 12/30/1886, p. 6. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
(7) List of Senators of the 21st Legislature, "The State Senate: Members-Elect in the Different Districts - Austin Local Notes," Galveston Daily News, 11/20/1888, p. 6, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. "There are two independents in the list. The rest are democratic nominees." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
(8) 21st Legislature - 1/8/1889, p. 1, listed as new member in roll call : "The credentials of the new members were presented, and the following Senators had the oath of office administered them by the Lieutenant Governor." Senate Journal .
(9) Home county, Smith. Texas House of Representatives: a Pictorial Roster 1846-1992 1992.

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