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J.M. Ackerman John McCarty Ackerman
Full Name: John McCarty Ackerman
Date of birth: May 4, 1857
Date of death: March 30, 1938

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 27 Jan 8, 1929 - Jan 13, 1931 41st   Democrat Navasota / Grimes   Grimes, Montgomery
H 54 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th   Democrat Navasota / Grimes   Grimes
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, John M. Ackerman, pp. 144-146. Native of Albany County, New York; born 5/4/1857. The Twenty-Seventh Legislature and State Administration of Texas, 1901.
  • Other Resources
  • Listed in "Men who have represented Grimes County in the House of Representatives/State Senate, 1846-1931," pp. 205-209. Includes Date, Legislatures, District, and Source of Data. Early History of Grimes County, 1930. Early History of Grimes County
  • John McCarty Ackerman, birth date 5/4/1857 in Albany, New York; death date 3/30/1938 in Navasota, Grimes County, Texas; retired merchant, widowed, wife Jennie Catherine Brigance. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • John M. Ackerman (1857-1938), burial in Oakland Cemetery, Navasota, Grimes County. Find a Grave.
  • 27th Legislature (1901) - J.M. Ackerman, postoffice Navasota, nativity New York, age 43 (born circa 1858), merchant, farmer, Democrat.
    41st Legislature (1929) - J.M. Ackerman, postoffice Navasota, nativity New York, age 71 (born circa 1858), member of former legislatures: 27th. Texas Legislative Manual. 27th 41st
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J.M. Ackerman, 41st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. J.M. Ackerman, 27th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 27th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 41st session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    41st R.S. - 1929
    Live Stock and Stock Raising  
    Municipal and Private Corporations  
    State Affairs (Vice Chair) 
    27th R.S. - 1901
    County Government and County Finances  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Public Debt (Chair) 
    Railroad Commission  
    Senatorial Districts  
    State Affairs  
    Towns and City Corporations  

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