John G. Ross

John Garrison Ross

Full Name: John Garrison Ross
Date of birth: August 26, 1886
Date of death: May 16, 1967

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 14 Jan 10, 1933 - Oct 28, 1933 43rd (1) (2)   Democrat Cleveland / Liberty   Hardin, Liberty

(1) Name, postoffice, occupation, association membership, relationship to persons in state or county government. Resolution, 9/18/1933, pp. 45-48, and Questionnaire Authorized and Directed by Resolution Adopted by the House, 10/11/1933, pp. 588-601. House Journal.
(2) Alfred W. Roark, Jr., in special election 12/16/1933, sworn 1/29/1934, succeeded John G. Ross, resigned 10/28/1933. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • John Garrison Ross (1886-1967), Chapel Mausoleum in Mission Burial Park South, San Antonio. Includes brief biographical sketch, photo. Find a Grave.

Other Resources

  • John Garrison Ross, birth date 8/26/1886 in Texas; death date 5/16/1967 in San Antonio, Bexar County; retired agent, real estate. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Obituary, John Garrison Ross, "Services Due for Ex-Solon," 5/18/1967, p. 14-G. Death date Tuesday, 5/16/1967. "He served in the state legislature in 1932, representing Liberty and Hardin counties." San Antonio Express.


  • Photograph. John G. Ross, 43rd Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

43rd R.S. - 1933
Commerce and Manufactures  
Conservation and Reclamation  
Constitutional Amendments  
Enrolled Bills  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  

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