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Joseph Charles Whitfield

J. Charles Whitfield, Jr.
Full Name: Joseph Charles "Whit" Whitfield, Jr.
Birth date: December 16, 1921
Death date: July 12, 1997

Terms of Service

  • House, 59th Legislature
    1/12/1965 - 1/10/1967
    Democrat
  • House, 58th (1) Legislature
    1/8/1963 - 1/12/1965
    Democrat
  • House, 57th Legislature
    1/10/1961 - 1/8/1963
    Democrat
  • House, 56th Legislature
    1/13/1959 - 1/10/1961
    Democrat
(1) Sworn 11/23/1962. Oaths of Office .

Biographical Notes and Resources

Selected Newspaper articles

Photographs

Other Resources

  • United States Navy, Lieutenant, World War II and Korean War. Military grave marker, Joseph C. Whitfield, Jr. Find a Grave .
  • Joseph C. Whitfield, Jr., birth date 12/16/1921, death date 7/12/1997, interment in Houston National Cemetery. Find a Grave .
  • Mentioned in biographical sketch of Barbara Jordan, p. 181. Profiles in Power: Twentieth-Century Texans in Washington 2004.
  • Memorial, April 1998, p. 405. Texas Bar Journal .
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