Benjamin Herndon Johnson
Full Name: Benjamin Herndon "Ben" Johnson
Date of birth: July 4, 1860
Date of death: June 29, 1932
Terms of Service top
||Dates of Service
||Counties in District
Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 13, 1903
Frost / Navarro
Henderson, Kaufman, Navarro
27th Legislature - Roll of holdover Senators, 1/8/1901, pp. 1-2.
26th Legislature - Roll of Senators-elect, oath of office administered, 1/10/1899, pp. 1-2.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
- 43rd Legislature, 1st C.S. - Memorial Service for Barry Miller, 10/10/1933, pp. 305-306. Listed as a Senator from the 26th or 27th Legislatures "among those who are now dead."
- Census of 1900 - Benjamin Johnson, Frost, Navarro County, born July 1861 in Georgia, State Senator.
- Ben Herndon Johnson, birth date 7/4/1860 in Georgia, death date 6/29/1932 in Rio Grande City, Starr County, Texas, real estate.
FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
- 27th Legislature (1901) - B.H. Johnson, postoffice Frost, Navarro County, nativity Georgia, lawyer/real estate dealer, Democrat, age 39 (born circa 1862).
Texas Legislative Manual.
- Obituary, "Colonizer of Valley Dies at Age 72," B.F. [sic] Johnson, death date 6/29/1932. "Colonel Johnson was a native of Gordon county, Ga., and a resident of Texas for 45 years. He was state senator from Navarro County from 1898 to 1902. He was active in colonizing the Valley since 1908."
Valley Morning Star.
B.H. Johnson, 27th Legislature, State Preservation Board
B.H. Johnson, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
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