Bob Johnson

Robert E. Johnson

Full Name: Robert Ellis "Bob; Big Daddy" Johnson, Sr.
Date of birth: January 15, 1929
Date of death: March 26, 1995

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 51-6 Jan 8, 1963 - Jul 23, 1963 58th (1) (2)   Democrat Irving / Dallas   Dallas
H 51-6 Jan 10, 1961 - Jan 8, 1963 57th   Democrat Irving / Dallas   Dallas
H 51-6 Jan 13, 1959 - Jan 10, 1961 56th   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
H 51-6 Jan 8, 1957 - Jan 13, 1959 55th   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas

(1) Jack Sampsell, in special election 11/9/1963, took office 11/21/1963, succeeded Robert E. Johnson, resigned 7/23/1963. Sampsell did not serve in a legislative session. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Sworn 11/23/1962. Oaths of Office.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

58th R.S. - 1963
Charges by Representatives W. T. Dungan and Ronald Roberts re: Textbook Investigating Interim Committee, Investigation, Special (Chair) 
House Office  
Judicial Districts  
Local and Uncontested Bills (Chair) 
Municipal and Private Corporations  
Rules (Vice Chair) 
57th R.S. - 1961
Highways and Roads  
Public Health  
Representation Before the Legislature  
School Districts  
56th R.S. - 1959
Banks and Banking  
Commerce and Manufacturers  
Oil, Gas, and Mining  
Saving Taxes (Vice Chair) 
55th R.S. - 1957
Common Carriers  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Livestock and Stock Raising  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  

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