Newton W. McCann

Newton Washington McCann

Full Name: Newton Washington McCann
Date of birth: May 12, 1892
Date of death: December 8, 1966

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 3-F Jan 9, 1951 - Jan 13, 1953 52nd   Democrat Texarkana / Bowie   Bowie, Cass, Marion
H 3-F Jan 11, 1949 - Jan 9, 1951 51st   Democrat Texarkana / Bowie   Bowie, Cass, Marion
H 3 Aug 23, 1947 - Jan 11, 1949 50th (1)   Democrat Texarkana / Bowie   Bowie, Cass, Marion
H 3-F Jan 12, 1943 - Jan 9, 1945 48th   Democrat Texarkana / Bowie   Bowie, Cass, Marion
H 3-F Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 12, 1943 47th   Democrat Texarkana / Bowie   Bowie, Cass, Marion

(1) Newton W. McCann, in special election 8/23/1947, succeeded John P. Fant, died 5/27/1947. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Other Resources

  • Newton Washington McCann, birth date 5/12/1892 in Jefferson; death date 12/8/1966 in Texarkana, Bowie County; retired teacher. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Newton W. McCann, birth date 5/12/1892, death date 12/8/1966, burial in Hillcrest Cemetery, Texarkana, Bowie County. Find a Grave.


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Committee Information top

52nd R.S. - 1951
Banks and Banking  
Common Carriers (Chair) 
Congressional and Legislative Districts  
Contingent Expenses  
Public Lands and Buildings  
51st R.S. - 1949
Common Carriers (Chair) 
Conservation and Reclamation  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
State Affairs  
48th R.S. - 1943
Congressional and Legislative Districts  
Conservation and Reclamation  
Enrolled Bills (Chair) 
Revenue and Taxation  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
47th R.S. - 1941
Federal Relations  
Old Age Assistance, Investigation, Special  
Public Lands and Buildings  

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