Davis Clifton

Truett Davis Clifton

Full Name: Truett Davis "True" Clifton
Date of birth: April 30, 1924
Date of death: November 14, 1996

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 43 Jan 11, 1949 - Jan 9, 1951 51st   Democrat Farmersville / Collin   Collin
H 43 Jan 14, 1947 - Jan 11, 1949 50th   Democrat McKinney / Collin   Collin

Terms of Service top

House District 43
Jan 11, 1949 - Jan 9, 1951
Legislatures: 51st  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Farmersville / Collin
Counties in district: Collin
House District 43
Jan 14, 1947 - Jan 11, 1949
Legislatures: 50th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: McKinney / Collin
Counties in district: Collin

Biographical Information top

Military Service Notes

  • United States Marine Corps, World War II. United States Army, Korea and Vietnam. The Oregonian (Portland, Oregon).

Other Resources

  • Truett Davis Clifton, birth date 4/30/1924 in McLennan County, Texas; death date 11/14/1996 in Yamhill County, Oregon. FamilySearch. Oregon Death Index, 1903-1998 Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997
  • Truett Davis "True" Clifton, birth date 4/30/1924 in Waco, McLennan County, Texas; death date 11/14/1996 in Oregon. No grave marker photo; burial unknown. Includes photo in military uniform. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, Truett Davis "True" Clifton, 12/7/1996, p. C12. "He served in the Texas House of Representatives from 1947 to 1951 while studying law at the University of Texas." The Oregonian (Portland, Oregon).


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Committee Information top

51st R.S. - 1949
Congressional and Legislative Districts (Chair) 
Insurance Code  
Interstate Cooperation  
State Affairs  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
50th R.S. - 1947
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Federal Relations  
Highways and Roads  
Military and Veterans Affairs  

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