John C. Ramsey

Full Name: John C. Ramsey
Date of birth: January 21, 1869
Date of death: March 31, 1927

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 13 Jan 11, 1927 - Mar 31, 1927 40th (1)   Democrat Newton / Newton   Jasper, Newton

(1) A.J. Lewis, sworn 5/16/1927, succeeded John C. Ramsey, died 4/1/1927. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Other Resources

  • "A. Johnson Lewis of Deweyville, Newton county, was sworn into membership of the house of representatives today to succeed the late Rep. J.C. Ramsey, who died several weeks ago." "Austin Short Stories," 5/16/1927, p. 8. Austin Statesman.
  • "J.C. Ramsey, 56, member of the State Legislature from Newton county, died unexpectedly Thursday night [3/31/1927] at 6:30 o'clock as the result of a heart attack. . . ," "Texas Legislator Dies on Friday," Saturday, 4/2/1927, p. 1. Bryan Eagle.
  • John C. Ramsey, birth date 1/21/1869, death date 3/31/1927. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.


  • Photograph. J.C. Ramsey, 40th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

40th R.S. - 1927
Live Stock and Stock Raising  
Public Lands and Buildings  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  

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