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J.E. Crawford John Emory Crawford
Full Name: John Emory Crawford
Date of birth: December 7, 1853
Date of death: September 12, 1903

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 65 Jan 13, 1903 - Sep 12, 1903 28th   Democrat Franklin / Robertson   Robertson
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 29th Legislature, R.S., 1/13/1905, p. 89. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Obituary and summary of legislative service, John E. Crawford, "Strong and Good Man Has Fallen," 9/14/1903, p. 1. Birth date 12/9/1853 in Dallas. Austin Statesman.
  • Biographical sketch, p. 211. John E. Crawford, graduated from Vanderbilt University law department in 1877, practiced law in Calvert, Texas until 1880, when he moved to Franklin; elected Robertson County Judge in 1880. Biographical Souvenir of the State of Texas, Containing Biographical Sketches of the Representative Public, and Many Early Settled Families, 1889.
  • Other Resources
  • John Emory Crawford, residence in Calvert, Texas, law. Register of Vanderbilt University 1876-7, Announcement 1877-8, Catalogue of Students for the Session 1876-7, p. 11; Register of Vanderbilt University 1877-8, Announcement 1878-9, degrees conferred in session 1876-7, Bachelor of Law, p. 21. U.S., School Catalogs, 1765-1935.
    John E. Crawford, death date 9/12/1903 in Tom Green County, Texas, widow Josephine Delia Crawford. Texas, U.S., Wills and Probate Records, 1833-1974, Robertson County. Ancestry.com.
  • John Emory Crawford and Delia Josephine, parents of Ruby Delia Crawford, born 9/11/1893 in Franklin, Robertson County.
    Census of 1900 - John E. Crawford, Franklin, Robertson County, age 47, born December 1853 in Texas, lawyer, spouse Della J., daughter Rubbie D., son John E. FamilySearch. 1900 Texas Births and Christenings, 1840-1981
  • John E. Crawford, burial in Franklin Cemetery, Franklin, Robertson County. [Grave marker illegible.] Find a Grave.
  • Death notice, John E. Crawford, The San Angelo Press, 9/16/1903, p. 2. "Died in East San Angelo Saturday September 11 at noon." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Judge John E. Crawford, birth date 12/7/1853, death date 9/12/1903. Robertson County Judge (1881-1886), Texas Legislature (1903-1904). Transcription of Franklin Cemetery, Robertson County, submitted by Kent Brunette. TXGenWeb Project.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J.E. Crawford, 28th 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.
  • Committee Informationtop
    28th R.S. - 1903
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    State Affairs  
    State Asylums  

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