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John A. Kerr, Jr. John Abness Kerr
Full Name: John Abness Kerr, Jr.
Date of birth: July 20, 1910
Date of death: February 21, 1965

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 66 Jan 10, 1939 - May 7, 1940 46th (1)   Democrat La Grange / Fayette   Fayette

(1) Kerr resigned 5/7/1940. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Memorial, May 1965, p. 415. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, Captain, World War II. "Mr. Kerr practiced in La Grange during 1935-42, then was a captain in the Infantry stationed in the Aleutian Islands." Memorial, May 1965, p. 415. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Other Resources
  • John Abness Kerr, birth date 7/20/1910, death date 2/21/1965, burial in Greenwood Memorial Park and Mausoleum, Fort Worth. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. John A. Kerr, Jr., 46th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 46th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    46th R.S. - 1939
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Judicial Districts  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  

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