Jack Padgett

Jackson Perry Padgett

Full Name: Jackson Perry "Jack" Padgett
Date of birth: February 24, 1897
Date of death: June 5, 1969

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 82-2 Jan 8, 1935 - Jan 12, 1937 44th   Democrat Austin / Travis   Travis

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House District 82-2
Jan 8, 1935 - Jan 12, 1937
Legislatures: 44th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Austin / Travis
Counties in district: Travis

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Military Service Notes

Other Resources

  • Obituary, "Ex-Austin Newsman Succumbs," 6/6/1969, p. 22. Jack Padgett, "one time state representative," death date 6/5/1969. Austin Statesman.
  • Obituary, "Jack P. Padgett of Herald Dies," 6/6/1969, p. 6D. "During the 1930s, Padgett had served in the Texas Legislature as a representative from Travis County." Dallas Morning News.
  • Census of 1940 - Jackson Padgett, Austin, Travis County, age 42, born circa 1898, general agent/insurance, spouse Ruth, daughter Caprice, and son Jack Jr.
    Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965 - Jackson Perry Padgett and Ruth Leonard married 11/17/1917 in Bexar County. FamilySearch. Census of 1940 Marriage
  • Jack Perry Padgett, birth date 2/22/1897 in Gainesville, death date 6/5/1969 in Dallas, promotional adv./newspaper, burial in Hillcrest Cemetery, Dallas; served in World War I. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Jack P. Padgett, birth date 2/24/1897, death date 6/5/1969, burial in Sparkman Hillcrest Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas County. Find a Grave.
  • 44th Legislature (1935) - Jack Padgett, postoffice Austin, Travis County, nativity Texas, age 37 (born circa 1898), life insurance underwriter. Texas Legislative Manual.


  • Photograph. Jack Padgett, 44th Legislature, State Preservation Board

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44th R.S. - 1935
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