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Joe P. Taylor, Jr. Joseph Philmore Taylor
Full Name: Joseph Philmore "Joe" Taylor, Jr.
Date of birth: December 17, 1922
Date of death: November 24, 2000

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 35 Jan 9, 1951 - Jan 13, 1953 52nd   Democrat Omaha / Morris   Morris, Titus
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Obituary and photo, Joe P. Taylor, Jr., 11/26/2000, p. 18A. "Prior to moving to Longview, Mr. Taylor served in the Texas House of Representatives for Morris and Titus counties from 1951 to 1952. He served as Morris County Judge from 1954 to 1958." Longview News-Journal.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, World War II. Military grave marker, Joseph P. Taylor, Jr., birth date 12/17/1922, death date 11/24/2000, burial in Omaha Cemetery, Omaha, Morris County. Find a Grave.
  • United States Army, Company C, 351st Infantry Division, World War II, received two Purple Hearts. Longview News-Journal.
  • Other Resources
  • J.P. Taylor, Jr. (Joseph Philmore Taylor), residence in Longview, Harrison County, 2000-2008. United States Public Records, 1970-2009. FamilySearch.
  • Son of Joseph Philmore Taylor, Obituary, "J.P. Taylor Rites Slated for Tuesday," 12/6/1960, p. 3-A. Survived by Judge Joe P. Taylor, Jr. Longview News-Journal.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Joe P. Taylor, Jr., 52nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 52nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    52nd R.S. - 1951
    Banks and Banking  
    Military and Veteran's Affairs  
    School Districts (Vice Chair) 

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