Jewel Helpinstill

Jewell Huntington Helpinstill

Full Name: Jewell Huntington Helpinstill
Date of birth: January 9, 1891
Date of death: October 12, 1968

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 9 Jan 14, 1947 - Jan 11, 1949 50th   Democrat Nacogdoches / Nacogdoches   Nacogdoches
H 9 Jan 9, 1945 - Jan 14, 1947 49th   Democrat Nacogdoches / Nacogdoches   Nacogdoches
H 9 Jan 12, 1943 - Jan 9, 1945 48th   Democrat Nacogdoches / Nacogdoches   Nacogdoches
H 9 Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 12, 1943 47th   Democrat Nacogdoches / Nacogdoches   Nacogdoches

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

  • Jewell Helpinstill, 47th-50th Legislatures. House Journal.
  • 61st Legislature, R.S., HSR 430. Jewel Helpinstill, death date 12/1968, "served in the United States Army with distinction in World War I." Resolutions - Memorial.

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary, "Jewell Helpinstill Rites Set Today," 10/14/1968, p. 6; former State Representative from Nacogdoches. Tyler Morning Telegraph.

Military Service Notes

Other Resources

  • Jewel Huntington Helpinstill, birth date 1/6/1891 in Anderson County; death date 10/12/1968 in Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County; auto parts dealer, merchant; veteran of World War I. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Jewel Huntington Helpinstill, birth date 1/9/1891, death date 10/12/1968, burial in Sunset Memorial Park, Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County. Find a Grave.
  • Jewell Helpinstill. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

50th R.S. - 1947
Common Carriers  
Congressional and Legislative Districts  
Motor Traffic (Chair) 
49th R.S. - 1945
Congressional and Legislative Districts  
Contingent Expenses  
Highways and Roads  
School Districts  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions, Investigation, Special  
48th R.S. - 1943
Congressional and Legislative Districts  
Liquor Regulation  
School Districts  
47th R.S. - 1941
Commerce and Manufacturers (Vice Chair) 
Conservation and Reclamation  
Old Age Assistance, Investigation, Special  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
School Districts  

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