J.R. Westbrook

Joseph Robert Westbrook

Full Name: Joseph Robert Westbrook, Jr.
Date of birth: July 20, 1871
Date of death: October 23, 1948

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 44-2 Jan 13, 1925 - Jan 11, 1927 39th   Democrat Denison / Grayson   Grayson
H 44-2 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th   Democrat Denison / Grayson   Grayson
H 42 Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th   Democrat Denison / Grayson   Grayson

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • Census of 1920 - Joseph R. Westbrook, Denison, Grayson County, age 48, born circa 1872 in Alabama, farmer, wife Margaret.
    Census of 1930 - Joseph R. Westbrook, Denison, Grayson County, age 58, born circa 1872 in Alabama, farmer, wife Margret. FamilySearch. 1920 1930
  • James [sic] R. Westbrook, birth date 7/20/1871 in Spring Garden, Alabama; death date 10/23/1948 in Denison, Grayson County, Texas; retired. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Joseph Robert Westbrook, birth date 7/20/1871, death date 10/23/1948, family photo, burial in Fairview Cemetery in Denison, Grayson County, with spouse Margaret Ann Westbrook. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, 10/24/1948, "Former Legislator's Rites Set at Denton", newspaper unknown. Died Tuesday, 10/23/1948. Legislative Reference Library Card File.
  • Joseph R. Westbrook, Jr. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.


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Committee Information top

39th R.S. - 1925
Live Stock and Stock Raising  
Oil, Gas and Mining  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
38th R.S. - 1923
Agriculture (Chair) 
Common Carriers  
Land Purchases of the University of Texas, Investigate  
Public Health  
Public Lands and Buildings  
37th R.S. - 1921
Agriculture (Vice Chair) 
Public Health  
Public Lands and Buildings  
Stock and Stock Raising  

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