John Dollins

John Terhune Dollins

Full Name: John Terhune Dollins
Date of birth: December 24, 1898
Date of death: March 29, 1964

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 97-2 Jan 12, 1937 - Jan 10, 1939 45th   Democrat Waco / McLennan   McLennan

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House District 97-2
Jan 12, 1937 - Jan 10, 1939
Legislatures: 45th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Waco / McLennan
Counties in district: McLennan

Biographical Information top

Other Resources

  • Census of 1900 - John C. Dallins [Dollins], McLennan County, age 1, born December 1898 in Texas, son of Dudley and Helenna Dollins.
    Census of 1910 - John Dollins, McLennan County, age 11, born circa 1899 in Texas, son of Dudley R. and Lena Dollins.
    Census of 1920 - John Dollins, Erath County, age 21, born circa 1899 in Texas, dairyman, father and mother born in Kentucky. Census of 1930 - John D. Dollins, Jr., McLennan County, age 31, proprietor/dairy farm, spouse Vola, children John D. III, Dudley R., Mary E., and Bettie J.
    Census of 1940 - John T. Dollins, McLennan County, age 41, dairyman/dairy, spouse Iola, children John T., Dudley R., Mary Ellen, Betty Jane, and Helen Ann. FamilySearch. 1900 1910 1920 1930 1940
  • John Terhune Dollins, birth date 12/24/1898 in Waco; death date 3/29/1964 in Waco, McLennan County; retired dairyman; father Dudley Dollins; mother Lena Richardson Good. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • John Terhune Dollins, birth date 12/24/1898; residence in Waco, McLennan County; draft registration 9/11/1918 in McLennan County. FamilySearch United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.
  • John T. Dollins (1898-1964), burial in Rosemound Cemetery, Waco, McLennan County. Find a Grave.
  • Series of articles on John Dollins' platform in 1938 State Senate campaign, including photo, The McGregor Mirror, 1938, crediting the McGinley Memorial Public Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • 45th Legislature (1937) - John Dollins, postoffice Waco, McLennan County, nativity Texas, age 37 (born circa 1900), farmer. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • "John Dollins Ends Interesting Career," "Burial of John T. Dollins last Tuesday brought to a close the colorful career of this 65 year old Waco citizen . . . a public office holder," 4/9/1964, p. 5. Waco Citizen.


  • Photograph. John Dollins, 45th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

45th R.S. - 1937
Game and Fisheries  
Liquor Traffic (Vice Chair) 

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