Roger A. Knight

Roger A. Knight

Full Name: Roger A. Knight, Sr.
Date of birth: November 4, 1910
Date of death: March 2, 1991

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 5 Jan 9, 1945 - Jan 11, 1949 49th   50th   Democrat Madisonville / Madison   Grimes, Houston, Leon, Madison, Montgomery, Polk, San Jacinto, Trinity, Walker
H 56 Jan 12, 1943 - Jan 9, 1945 48th   Democrat Madisonville / Madison   Leon, Madison
H 56 Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 12, 1943 47th   Democrat Madisonville / Madison   Leon, Madison

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Memorial, July 1991, p. 782. Texas Bar Journal.

Other Resources

  • Obituary, Roger A. Knight, Sr., 3/3/1991, p. 3. Former Texas representative and senator. Bryan Eagle.
  • Roger A. Knight, birth date 11/4/1910, death date 3/2/1991, last place of residence Madison County, Texas. FamilySearch United States Social Security Death Index.
  • Roger A. Knight, birth date 11/4/1910, death date 3/2/1991, burial in Madisonville Cemetery, Madison County. Grave marker inscription: "Member of Texas House of Representatives 1941-1945, Texas State Senate 1945-1947." Find a Grave.


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Committee Information top

50th R.S. - 1947
Congressional Districts  
Counties and County Boundaries  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Federal Relations  
Internal Improvements (Chair) 
Labor (Chair) 
Privileges and Elections (Vice Chair) 
Rural Aid Equalization, Special Joint Legislative  
State Institutions and Departments  
State Penitentiaries and the Farm System, Investigation, Special  
49th R.S. - 1945
Commerce and Manufacturing  
Congressional Districts  
Counties and County Boundaries  
Highways and Motor Traffic  
Internal Improvements  
Penitentiaries (Vice Chair) 
Public Buildings and Grounds  
Public Debts, Claims and Accounts  
Representative Districts  
Senatorial Districts  
Towns and City Corporations (Chair) 
48th R.S. - 1943
Common Carriers  
Conservation and Reclamation  
Livestock and Stock Raising  
School Districts  
47th R.S. - 1941
Conservation and Reclamation  
Labor Department, Investigation, Special  
Live Stock and Stock Raising  

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