Joseph Addison Johnson
Full Name: Joseph Addison "Joe" Johnson
Date of birth: March 6, 1840
Date of death: May 5, 1925
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||Dates of Service
||Counties in District
Jan 8, 1889 - Jan 13, 1891
Bethel / Anderson
Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives
Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 21st Legislature
Roster of Representatives of the 21st Legislature, "Twenty-First Legislature: Members of the House, Address, Occupation and Politics," Galveston Daily News
, 1/5/1889, p. 2, crediting Abilene Library Consortium.
Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries)
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Military Service Notes
- Confederate States Army, Company I, 31st Louisiana Infantry. Joseph Addison Johnson, age 84, born in Maringold County, Alabama, death date 5/5/1925 in Palestine, Anderson County, Texas. Pension File No. 39600, Alabama, Texas and Virginia, U.S., Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958.
- Confederate States Army, Company I, 31st Louisiana Infantry, Stephen D. Lee's Brigade, M.L. Smith's Division, General John C. Pemberton Corps.
Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 21st Legislature, 1889.
- Joe A. Johnson (1840-1925), burial in Judson Cemetery, Cayuga, Anderson County. Grave marker unreadable.
Find a Grave.
- Death notice, "Father of Jacksonville Woman Died at Palestine," The Tyler Journal, 5/15/1925, p. 5, crediting Smith County Historical Society. Dateline May 11, news received of the death of Col. Joe A. Johnson of Palestine. "He served several terms in the state legislature from that county and was a well known and useful citizen."
Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
- Death notice, "Col. Joe A. Johnson Dead," 5/7/1925, p. 4. Dateline May 6, Palestine, "Col. Joe A. Johnson, 85, one time representative of this county in the Legislature, died at the home of his son, A.W. Johnson, in this city." Burial at his home in Cayuga.
San Antonio Express.
J.H. Johnson, 21st Legislature, State Preservation Board
Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
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