Jack K. Wisener

Jack King Wisener

Full Name: Jack King Wisener
Date of birth: October 3, 1921
Date of death: March 20, 1980

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 31 Jan 9, 1951 - Jan 13, 1953 52nd   Democrat Wells / Cherokee   Cherokee
H 31 Jan 11, 1949 - Jan 9, 1951 51st   Democrat Wells / Cherokee   Cherokee

Terms of Service top

House District 31
Jan 9, 1951 - Jan 13, 1953
Legislatures: 52nd  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Wells / Cherokee
Counties in district: Cherokee
House District 31
Jan 11, 1949 - Jan 9, 1951
Legislatures: 51st  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Wells / Cherokee
Counties in district: Cherokee

Biographical Information top

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary, Jack Wisener, The Cherokeean (Rusk, Texas), 3/27/1980, p. 7, crediting Singletary Memorial Library. Birth date 10/3/1921, death date 3/20/1980. "He had served two terms as State Representative in District 8, which included Cherokee County. He was an Army Air Corps veteran of WW II and was a P.O.W. in Tokyo, Japan for two and 1/2 years." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

Military Service Notes

  • United States Air Force, 1st Lieutenant, World War II. Military grave marker, Jack K. Wisener (1921-1980). Jack King Wisener, photo, biographical sketch, burial in Mount Hope Cemetery, Wells, Cherokee County. Find a Grave.

Other Resources


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Committee Information top

52nd R.S. - 1951
Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
Military and Veteran's Affairs  
Public Health (Vice Chair) 
State Hospitals and Special Schools  
51st R.S. - 1949
Claims and Accounts  
Commerce and Manufactures  
Military and Veteran's Affairs  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  

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