B. Frank Johnson
Full Name: Benjamin Franklin Johnson, Sr.
Date of birth: July 2, 1886
Date of death: October 24, 1944
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||Dates of Service
||Counties in District
Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923
Wichita Falls / Wichita
District 101 composed of Wichita and Willbarger counties, Acts 1911, 32nd Legislature, 1st C.S. ch. 10,
Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950
Incorrectly states member's district is 55.
Texas Legislative Manual
Biographical Notes and Resources top
- Obituary, B. Frank Johnson, "Death of B.F. Johnson Mourned by Friends," Southwestern Times (Houston, Texas), 11/2/1944, p. 3, crediting Bellaire Friends Library & Historical Society. Johnson was "secretary - manager of the Houston Freight Carriers Association . . . formerly a state representative from Wichita County . . . "
Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
- Census of 1920 - B.F. Johnson, Wichita Falls, Wichita County, age 32, born circa 1888 in Texas, real estate, spouse Stella, daughter Lamar, sons B. Frank and Billy Johnson.
Census of 1930 - Benjamin F. Johnson, Paris, Lamar County, age 44, born circa 1886 in Texas, secretary - chamber commerce, spouse Stella E., sons Benjamin, Jr., Billy D., and Preston, daughter Peggy.
Census of 1940 - B. Frank Johnson, Sr., Goliad County, age 53, born circa 1887 in Texas, motor transportation - trucking ass'n, spouse Stella, sons William D., Preston, and B. Frank, daughter Peggy.
Benjamin Franklin Johnson in birth record of son William Devers Johnson.
Texas Births and Christenings, 1840-1981
- B. Frank Johnson, birth date 7/2/1886, death date 10/24/1944 in Fort Worth, residence in Houston, motor freight line, removal to Goliad Cemetery, Goliad.
FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
- 37th Legislature (1921) - B.F. Johnson, postoffice Wichita Falls, nativity Texas, age 34 (born circa 1887), 34 years in Texas, real estate, Democrat.
Texas Legislative Manual.
B.F. Johnson, 37th Legislature, State Preservation Board
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