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Jesse Lee Jennings

Full Name: Jesse Lee Jennings
Date of birth: March 4, 1875
Date of death: November 25, 1923

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 124 Jan 9, 1923 - Jun 14, 1923 38th (1)   Democrat Canadian / Hemphill   Dallam, Hansford, Hartley, Hemphill, Hutchinson, Lipscomb, Moore, Ochiltree, Roberts, Sherman

(1) Jennings died after 3rd Called Session. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Other Resources

  • J.L. Jennings, birth date 3/4/1875, death date 11/25/1923, burial in Edith Ford Memorial Cemeteries, Canadian, Hemphill County. Includes wedding photo, obituary from The Paducah Post, 11/29/1923. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, "Dies in Kansas City," The Paducah Post, 11/29/1923, p. 7, crediting the Bicentennial City County Library, Jesse Lee Jennings, "Representative of the 124th District in the Texas Legislature." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • 38th Legislature (1923) - T.L. Jennings, postoffice Canadian, nativity Texas, age 47, lawyer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

38th R.S. - 1923
Charges Against Hon. Joseph V. Frnka, Investigating  
Charges Against the Legislature, Investigate  
Engrossed Bills  
Judicial Districts  
Municipal and Private Corporations  

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