Jack Johnson

Jack Vernon Johnson

Full Name: Jack Vernon Johnson
Date of birth: February 3, 1884
Date of death: June 5, 1959

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 55-2 Jan 14, 1919 - Jan 11, 1921 36th   Democrat Palmer / Ellis   Ellis
H 55 Jan 9, 1917 - Jan 14, 1919 35th   Democrat Palmer / Ellis   Ellis

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Other Resources

  • Jack Vernon Johnson, birth date 2/3/1884 in Ennis, death date 6/5/1959 in Dallas, retired professor, burial in I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Denton. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Jack V. Johnson, birth date 2/3/1884, death date 6/5/1959, burial in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Denton. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary and photo, Dr. Jack Johnson, retired dean of North Texas State College Graduate School; "Dr. Johnson served two terms in the Texas Legislature as representative from Ellis County from 1917 to 1921 . . . Dr. Johnson was superintendent of schools in Palmer from 1908 to 1917." Doings in Denton, June 1959, p. 6, crediting Denton Public Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Obituary, "Dr. Johnson, 75, Former Resident Services Sunday," The Palmer Rustler, June 11, 1959, p. 1, crediting Ennis Public Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • 36th Legislature (1919) - Jack Johnson, postoffice Palmer, nativity Texas, age 34 (born circa 1885), 34 years in Texas, school superintendent, member of former legislature: 35th, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.


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Committee Information top

36th R.S. - 1919
Banks and Banking  
Education (Chair) 
Federal Relations  
Public Health  
35th R.S. - 1917
Central Investigating Committee  
Donation of John Tarleton College to the State, Investigate  
Education (Vice Chair) 
Juvenile Reforms  
Senatorial Districts (Chair) 
Supreme Judicial Districts  

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