C.G. Lightfoot

Carswell Gilford Lightfoot

Full Name: Carswell Gilford Lightfoot
Date of birth: May 24, 1875
Date of death: June 1, 1961

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 10 Jan 14, 1947 - Jan 11, 1949 50th   Democrat Timpson / Shelby   Shelby
H 10 Jan 9, 1945 - Jan 14, 1947 49th   Democrat Timpson / Shelby   Shelby

Terms of Service top

House District 10
Jan 14, 1947 - Jan 11, 1949
Legislatures: 50th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Timpson / Shelby
Counties in district: Shelby
House District 10
Jan 9, 1945 - Jan 14, 1947
Legislatures: 49th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Timpson / Shelby
Counties in district: Shelby

Biographical Information top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary, "Final Rites for C.G. Lightfoot Held Last Saturday," Timpson Weekly Times, 6/9/1861, p. 1, crediting Timpson Public Library. "He is a former member of the Texas Legislature, having been elected Representative from Shelby County in 1944, and served two terms." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

Other Resources

  • Carswell Gilford Lightfoot, birth date 5/24/1875 in Macon, Georgia, death date 6/1/1961 in Center, Shelby County, Texas, retired farmer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Carswell G. Lightfoot, birth date 5/24/1875, death date 6/1/1961, burial in New Prospect Cemetery, Timpson, Shelby County. Find a Grave.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

50th R.S. - 1947
Banks and Banking  
Congressional and Legislative Districts  
Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts (Chair) 
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
49th R.S. - 1945
Live Stock and Stock Raising  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
Public Health  

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