Tony Korioth

Tony Korioth

Full Name: Thomas Anthony "Tony" Korioth
Date of birth: March 16, 1933
Date of death: May 29, 2004

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 49-F Jan 10, 1961 - Sep 10, 1961 57th (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Sherman / Grayson   Cooke, Grayson
H 49-F Jan 13, 1959 - Jan 10, 1961 56th   Democrat Sherman / Grayson   Cooke, Grayson
H 49-F Jan 8, 1957 - Jan 13, 1959 55th   Democrat Sherman / Grayson   Cooke, Grayson

(1) Don W. Hefton, in special election 12/16/1961, took office 12/30/1961, succeeded Tony J. Korioth, resigned 9/10/1961. First session was 57th 3rd Called Session. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Resigned 9/10/1961. Texas House of Representatives, Chief Clerk's Office - Biographies of Legislators, 1947.
(3) Tony Korioth resigned 9/11/1961, replaced by Don Hefton 12/16/1961. Texas Legislative Manual.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • Relatives: Thomas Anthony Korioth and Alfred J. 'Al' Korioth, brothers.


  • Photograph. Tony Korioth, 57th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Tony Korioth, 56th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Tony Korioth, 56th Legislature, Texas Yearbook, 56th Legislature
  • Photograph. Tony Korioth, 55th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

57th R.S. - 1961
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Local and Uncontested Bills (Vice Chair) 
Public Health (Chair) 
Revenue and Taxation  
56th R.S. - 1959
Contingent Expenses  
Military and Veteran's Affairs  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections (Vice Chair) 
Public Health  
55th R.S. - 1957
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Federal Relations  
Public Health  
State Hospitals and Special Schools  

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