J.K. Aynesworth

Full Name: J. K. "Jake" Aynesworth
Date of birth: March 10, 1922
Date of death: April 15, 1980

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 97-2 Jan 9, 1951 - Jan 13, 1953 52nd   Democrat Waco / McLennan   McLennan
H 97-2 Jan 11, 1949 - Jan 9, 1951 51st   Democrat Waco / McLennan   McLennan
H 97-2 Jan 14, 1947 - Jan 11, 1949 50th   Democrat Waco / McLennan   McLennan

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

  • J.K. Aynesworth, 50th-52nd Legislatures. House Journal.

Biographical Sketches

  • Photo and biographical sketch, "Jake Aynesworth Asks Re-Election to Legislature," The McGregor Mirror and Herald-Observer, 6/2/1950, p. 5, crediting McGinley Memorial Public Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Memorial, October 1980, p. 966. J.K. Aynesworth. Texas Bar Journal.

Military Service Notes

  • Royal Canadian Air Force, United States Air Force. "Call to Armed Services Faces Dozen in Texas Legislature," 1/14/1951. Dallas Morning News.
  • United States Air Force, 1st Lieutenant, World War II, Korea. Military grave marker, J.K. Aynesworth, birth date 3/10/1922, death date 4/15/1980, burial in Culpeper National Cemetery, Culpeper, Culpeper County, Virginia. Find a Grave.
  • Royal Canadian Air Force and United States Army during World War II; United States Air Force, staff judge advocate with 58th Fighter Bomber Command during Korean War. Memorial, October 1980, p. 966. Texas Bar Journal.

Other Resources

  • J.K. Aynesworth, birth date 3/10/1922 in Texas, death date 4/15/1980 in Falls Church, Fairfax County, Virginia, lawyer. FamilySearch. Virginia, Death Certificates, 1912-1987
  • Jake K. Aynesworth. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • J.K. Aynesworth. Texas House of Representatives: A Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

52nd R.S. - 1951
Common Carriers  
Constitutional Amendments  
Labor (Vice Chair) 
Liquor Regulation  
51st R.S. - 1949
Banks and Banking  
Common Carriers  
Motor Traffic  
50th R.S. - 1947
Common Carriers  
Motor Traffic  
Municipal and Private Corporations  
Revenue and Taxation  
School Districts  

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