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James Paxton James Robert Paxton
Full Name: James Robert "Jim Bob" Paxton
Date of birth: September 15, 1923
Date of death: August 4, 2009

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 27 Jan 13, 1953 - Jan 11, 1955 53rd   Democrat Elkhart / Anderson   Anderson
H 55 Jan 9, 1951 - Jan 13, 1953 52nd   Democrat Elkhart / Anderson   Anderson
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Biographical Sketches
  • Memorial, November 2009, p. 898. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Navy, Lieutenant Junior Grade, World War II. Obituary, military grave marker, and photo in uniform, James Robert "Jim Bob" Paxton. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. James Paxton, 52nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. James Paxton, 53rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 52nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 53rd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    53rd R.S. - 1953
    Criminal Jurisprudence (Chair) 
    Game and Fisheries  
    Insurance  
    Public Lands and Buildings  
    Seeing Eye Dogs  
    State Affairs  
    Water Resources  
    52nd R.S. - 1951
    Charges of Waste in Handling College Funds, Investigation, Special  
    Congressional and Legislative Districts  
    Federal Relations  
    Game and Fisheries  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    State Affairs  
    Texas State Railroad, Investigation, Special  
     

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