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Joe Lee Hensley Joe Lee Hensley
Full Name: Joe Lee Hensley, Jr.
Date of birth: September 16, 1917
Date of death: November 22, 1961

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 68-2 Jan 8, 1957 - Jan 13, 1959 55th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 57th Legislature, R.S., HSR 173. Passed away in November 1961. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Memorial, April 1962, p. 341. Death date 11/22/1961. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, Private, World War II. Joe L Jr Hensley, enlisted 3/2/1942 in San Antonio, Texas. FamilySearch United States World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946.
  • World War II, Second Lieutenant. "He entered the service as a private in World War II and rose to the rank of second lieutenant." 57th Legislature, R.S., HSR 173. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • Joe Lee Hensley, Jr., birth date 9/16/1917, death date 11/22/1961, interment in Sunset Memorial Park, San Antonio. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Joe Lee Hensley, 55th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 55th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    55th R.S. - 1957
    Common Carriers  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    State Hospitals and Special Schools  

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