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P. D. Thornton, Jr. Powell Dickson Thornton
Full Name: Powell Dickson Thornton, Jr.
Date of birth: May 12, 1919
Date of death: October 29, 1997

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 35 Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 12, 1943 47th   Democrat Mount Pleasant / Titus   Morris, Titus
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Powell Dickson Thornton, Jr., birth date 5/12/1919, death date 10/29/1997, interment in Masonic Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, Titus County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. P. D. Thornton, Jr., 47th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 47th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    47th R.S. - 1941
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Federal Relations  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  

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