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Josh Gates Joshua Gale Gates
Full Name: Joshua Gale "Josh" Gates
Date of birth: January 8, 1912
Date of death: July 7, 1979

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 30 Jan 12, 1965 - Jan 10, 1967 59th (1)   Democrat Richmond / Fort Bend   Fort Bend

(1) Sworn 11/20/1964. Oaths of Office.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Joshua Gale Gates, birth date 7/8/1912, death date 7/7/1979, biographical sketch and obituary from Herald Coaster, 7/8/1979: "In 1964, he won the race for state representative." burial in Morton Cemetery, Richmond, Fort Bend County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Josh Gates, 59th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 59th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    59th R.S. - 1965
    Enrolled Bills  
    Motor Traffic  
    State Hospitals and Special Schools  

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