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John Wesley Marshall John Wesley Marshall
Full Name: John Wesley Marshall
Date of birth: February 23, 1869
Date of death: November 22, 1944

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 35 Jan 12, 1909 - Jan 10, 1911 31st (1) (2)   Democrat Whitesboro / Grayson Speaker 3/15/1909 - 1/10/1911.   Grayson
(1) Democrat; roster of members of the 31st Legislature with biographical and party information. "Year Book 1909," Number 13, May-June 1910, pp. 408-415. Bulletin (Texas Department of Agriculture), 1910.
(2) Last action of the Regular Session was a resolution demanding the resignation of Kennedy as speaker; he complied 3/15/1909, and Marshall was immediately elected to succeed him. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 49th Legislature, R.S., HSR 122, 2/28/1945, p. 499. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • MARSHALL, JOHN WESLEY (1869-1944). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • 41st Speaker of the House of Representatives: John Wesley Marshall. Photo and biographical sketch. Presiding Officers of the Texas Legislature, 1846-2016, 2016.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. John Wesley Marshall, Presiding Officers of the Texas Legislature, 1846-2006
  • Photograph. John Wesley Marshall, 31st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 31st session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, north wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    31st R.S. - 1909
    Appropriations  
    Appropriations Subcommittee on the Blind Institute  
    Appropriations Subcommittee on the North Texas Normal and College of Industrial Arts (Chair) 
    Banks and Banking  
    Internal Improvements  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
     

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