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John R. Smith John R. Smith
Full Name: John Randoff Smith
Date of birth: January 30, 1855
Date of death: December 27, 1923

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 14 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th   Democrat Farmersville / Collin   Collin
H 14 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th   Democrat Aleo / Collin   Collin
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • John Randoff Smith, birth date 1/30/1855 in North Carolina, death date 12/28/1923 in Farmersville, Collin County. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • John R. Smith, birth date 1/30/1855 in North Carolina, death date 12/28/1923, interment in Farmersville IOOF Cemetery, Farmersville, Collin County. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, "Hon. J.R. Smith Dies on Thursday Near Farmersville: Was Legislator Two Terms From This County," 12/28/1923, p. 1. John R. Smith, death date 12/27/1923, age "68 years, 9 months, and a few days old." Born in North Carolina, Democrat. McKinney Courier-Gazette.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. John R. Smith, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. John R. Smith, 27th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 26th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 27th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    27th R.S. - 1901
    "Log Cabin" Painting, to Investigate Ownership  
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Commerce and Manufactures (Chair) 
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Heads of State Departments, Investigate  
    Internal Improvements  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    26th R.S. - 1899
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  

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