John R. Smith

John Randoff Smith

Full Name: John Randoff Smith
Date of birth: January 30, 1855
Date of death: December 27, 1923

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 14 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th   Democrat Farmersville / Collin   Collin
H 14 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th   Democrat Aleo / Collin   Collin

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary, "Hon. J.R. Smith Dies on Thursday Near Farmersville: Was Legislator Two Terms From This County," 12/28/1923, p. 1. John R. Smith, death date 12/27/1923, age "68 years, 9 months, and a few days old." Born in North Carolina, Democrat. McKinney Daily Courier-Gazette.
  • Brief biographical sketch, John R. Smith, p. 207. The Twenty-Seventh Legislature and State Administration of Texas, 1901.

Other Resources


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

27th R.S. - 1901
"Log Cabin" Painting, to Investigate Ownership  
Agricultural Affairs  
Commerce and Manufactures (Chair) 
Counties and County Boundaries  
Heads of State Departments, Investigate  
Internal Improvements  
Revenue and Taxation  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
26th R.S. - 1899
Constitutional Amendments  
Counties and County Boundaries  
Revenue and Taxation  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  

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