Joe C. Humphrey

Joseph Clinton Humphrey

Full Name: Joseph Clinton "Joe" Humphrey
Date of birth: April 9, 1908
Date of death: April 26, 1996

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 116 Jan 9, 1945 - Jan 14, 1947 49th   Democrat Abilene / Taylor   Taylor
H 116 Jan 12, 1943 - Jan 9, 1945 48th   Democrat Abilene / Taylor   Taylor
H 116 Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 12, 1943 47th   Democrat Abilene / Taylor   Taylor

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary and photo, Dr. Joe C. Humphrey, "Longtime Educator, Iris Grower Dies," 4/27/1996, pp. 1A, 8A. "He took a leave of absence from the Abilene school system to represent Taylor County in the Texas House from 1940-46." Abilene Reporter-News.
  • Obituary, Dr. Joe C. Humphrey, McMurry University Chieftain, Volume 46, Number 1, Summer 1996, pp. 26-27, crediting the McMurry University Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

Other Resources

  • Joseph Clinton Humphrey, death date 4/26/1996 in Taylor County. FamilySearch Texas Death Index, 1964-1998.
  • Joe C. Humphrey, birth date 4/9/1908, death date 4/26/1996, burial in Elmwood Memorial Park, Abilene, Taylor County. Find a Grave.
  • 47th Legislature (1941) - Joe C. Humphrey, postoffice Abilene, nativity Texas. Taylor County, age 32 (born circa 1909), teacher. Texas Legislative Manual.


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Committee Information top

49th R.S. - 1945
Congressional and Legislative Districts (Chair) 
Constitutional Amendments  
School Aid Appropriation, Special  
48th R.S. - 1943
Congressional and Legislative Districts  
Constitutional Amendments  
Education (Chair) 
Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority, Lower Colorado River Authority, and City of San Antonio, Investigation, Special (Vice Chair) 
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
State Affairs  
47th R.S. - 1941
Constitutional Amendments  
Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
Federal Relations  
State Affairs  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  

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