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Chris Miller

Chris Miller
Full Name: Dorothy J. "Chris" Miller
Other surnames: Chrisman,
Birth date: June 15, 1926
Death date: March 11, 1995

Terms of Service

  • House, 65th Legislature
    1/11/1977 - 1/9/1979
  • House, 64th Legislature
    1/14/1975 - 1/11/1977
  • House, 63rd Legislature
    1/9/1973 - 1/14/1975

Biographical Notes and Resources

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Texas Monthly's Best and Worst Legislators

  • Named one of 'The Worst'. Best and Worst Legislators 1977.


Other Resources

  • Photo and biographical sketch, Dorothy J. Chrisman (Chris) Miller, pp. 166-168. Died 3/12/1995. First woman elected to represent Tarrant County in the Texas House. Capitol Women: Texas Female Legislators, 1923-1999 2000.
  • Oral history interview available in Oral History Collection, University of North Texas .
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