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J.T. Ponton Thomas Joel Ponton
Full Name: Thomas Joel Ponton
Date of birth: February 17, 1874
Date of death: September 30, 1948

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 52 Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905 28th   Democrat Hallettsville / Lavaca   Lavaca, Wharton
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • T.J. Ponton, born circa 1873, death date 9/30/1948 in Bexar County, superintendent of schools. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Thomas Joe Ponton, permanent home address in Shiner, Lavaca County, birth date 2/17/1874, superintendent of schools, Shiner School Board, draft registration 9/12/1918 in Lavaca County. FamilySearch United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.
  • Thomas Joel Ponton (1874-1948), burial in Shiner Cemetery, Lavaca County. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, "T.J. Ponton Former Resident Rites Held Friday," 10/7/1948, p. 1. Thomas Joel Ponton, birth date 2/17/1874, flotorial representative of Wharton and Lavaca counties, former head of the Shiner Public School System. Shiner Gazette.
  • 28th Legislature (1903) - T.J. Ponton, postoffice Hallettsville, nativity Texas, age 27 (born circa 1876), teacher, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J.T. Ponton, 28th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 28th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    28th R.S. - 1903
    Military Affairs  
    Public Printing  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  

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