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John J. Bennett John James Bennett
Full Name: John James Bennett
Date of birth: March 6, 1853
Date of death: January 8, 1927

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 75 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Democrat Stephenville / Erath   Erath
H 75 Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905 28th   Democrat Stephenville / Erath   Erath
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 40th Legislature, R.S., 1/28/1927, p. 259. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Obituary, John J. Bennett, "Stephenville Banker Dies in Hospital Here," 1/9/1927, p. 20. Survived by his widow Mrs. Nancy Anna Bennett. San Antonio Light.
  • Other Resources
  • John Benett, marriage to Nancy Jenkins 1/10/1872 in Bosque County, Texas; John James Bennett, marriage to Nancy Anna TN Richardson 12/21/1881 in Johnson County, Texas. Texas, U.S., Select County Marriage Index, 1837-1965; U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900; Texas, U.S., Select County Marriage Records, 1837-1965; Hawkes/Jones Family Tree. Ancestry.com.
  • John J. Bennett, birth date 3/6/1853 in Mississippi, death date 1/8/1927 in San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas; banker. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • J.J. Bennett, birth date 3/6/1853, death date 1/8/1927, interment in West End Cemetery, Stephenville, Erath County, with spouse Anna Bennett. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. John J. Bennett, 28th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. John J. Bennett, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 28th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 29th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    29th R.S. - 1905
    Appropriations  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts (Chair) 
    Public Debt  
    State Asylums  
    28th R.S. - 1903
    Finance  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    State Asylums  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
     

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