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J.C. Houts John Chase Houts
Full Name: John Chase Houts
Date of birth: August 19, 1866
Date of death: September 26, 1944

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 105 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th   Democrat Jacksboro / Jack   Clay, Jack
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Memorial, November 1944, p. 427. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Biographical sketch, John C. Houts, pp. 179-180. The Twenty-Seventh Legislature and State Administration of Texas, 1901.
  • Other Resources
  • John Chase Houts, birth date 8/19/1866 in Missouri, death date 9/26/1944 in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, retired lawyer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J.C. Houts, 27th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 27th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    27th R.S. - 1901
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Private Land Claims  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    Senatorial Districts  
    Stock and Stock Raising  

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