John Arthur Atchison

Full Name: John Arthur Atchison, Jr.
Date of birth: August 26, 1910
Date of death: September 19, 1982

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 46 Jan 8, 1935 - Jan 12, 1937 44th   Democrat Gainesville / Cooke   Cooke
H 46 Jan 29, 1934 - Jan 8, 1935 43rd (1)   Democrat Gainesville / Cooke   Cooke

(1) John A. Atchison, Jr., in special election 12/16/1933, sworn 1/29/1934, succeeded Carroll F. Sullivant, resigned 11/6/1933. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Memorial, January 1983, p. 133. Texas Bar Journal.

Military Service Notes

  • United States Army, Corporal, World War II. Military grave marker, John A. Atchison, birth date 8/26/1910, death date 9/19/1982, burial in Fairview Cemetery, Gainesville, Cooke County. Find a Grave.
  • Judge Advocates Office, officer, World War II. Memorial, January 1983, p. 133. Texas Bar Journal.

Other Resources


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

44th R.S. - 1935
Constitutional Amendments  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Enrolled Bills (Chair) 
Survey of Public Safety Commission  
43rd R.S. - 1933
Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
Game and Fisheries  
Livestock and Stock Raising  

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