J.C. Albritton

James Crawford Albritton

Full Name: James Crawford Albritton
Date of birth: July 3, 1861
Date of death: April 23, 1936

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 68 Jan 13, 1931 - Jan 10, 1933 42nd   Democrat Yorktown / DeWitt   DeWitt
H 68 Jan 8, 1929 - Jan 13, 1931 41st   Democrat Yorktown / DeWitt   DeWitt
H 68 Jan 11, 1927 - Jan 8, 1929 40th   Democrat Yorktown / DeWitt   DeWitt
H 68 Jan 13, 1925 - Jan 11, 1927 39th   Democrat Yorktown / DeWitt   DeWitt

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Biographical sketch, "Who's Who and What's What in the Texas Legislature," by Ed Kilman, 1/26/1929, sec. 2, p. 2. Houston Post-Dispatch.

Other Resources

  • Census of 1930 - James C. Albritton, Yorktown, DeWitt County, age 68, born circa 1862 in Alabama, occupation: "State Legislator"; wife Mattie J., age 63. FamilySearch.
  • Various sources give middle name Crawford or Cranford, with spouse Mattie Jane Sims and children Bessie Ann, James Crockett, and William Albert Albritton. FamilySearch.
  • James C. Albritton, birth date 7/3/1861 in Alabama; death date 4/23/1936 in Alvin, Brazoria County, Texas; farmer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • James C. Albritton (1861-1936), burial in Friendswood Friends Church Cemetery, Friendswood, Galveston County, with spouse Mattie F. Albritton. Includes reprint of obituary, James Crawford Albritton. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, James Crawford Albritton, "J.C. Albritton Ex State Representative Dies," Yoakum Weekly Herald, 4/30/1936, p. 1, crediting Carl and Mary Welhausen Library. Born 7/3/1861 in Wilcox, Alabama. "In 1922 he was elected state representative from DeWitt county, and served eight years in that capacity." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

42nd R.S. - 1931
Agriculture (Vice Chair) 
Common Carriers  
Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
41st R.S. - 1929
Common Carriers  
Engrossed Bills (Vice Chair) 
Labor (Vice Chair) 
40th R.S. - 1927
Counties (Vice Chair) 
Public Health  
39th R.S. - 1925
Agriculture (Vice Chair) 
Common Carriers  

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