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James Watson Yancy, Jr. James Watson Yancy
Full Name: James Watson Yancy, Jr.
Date of birth: September 24, 1926
Date of death: October 29, 2005

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 22-6 Jan 11, 1955 - Jan 8, 1957 54th   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 22-6 Jan 13, 1953 - Jan 11, 1955 53rd   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Biographical Sketches
  • Yancy, James Watson. Texas State Cemetery.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Marine Corps, World War II. Texas State Cemetery.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. James Watson Yancy, Jr., 53rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. James Watson Yancy, Jr., 54th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 53rd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 54th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    54th R.S. - 1955
    Common Carriers  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Judiciary (Chair) 
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Rules  
    53rd R.S. - 1953
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Judiciary  
    Penitentiaries  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
     

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