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William Johnston William Milling Johnston
Full Name: William Milling Johnston
Date of birth: September 16, 1839
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 26 Jan 11, 1881 - Jan 9, 1883 17th (1) (2)   Democrat Centerville / Leon   Leon
H 26 Jan 14, 1879 - Jan 11, 1881 16th (3)   Democrat Centerville / Leon   Leon
(1) Democrat, 11/17/1880, p. 2. Galveston Daily News.
(2) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Seventeenth Legislature of Texas, 1881.
(3) Democrat, 1/14/1879, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biography, William Milling Johnston, p. 259. Texas Legislative Manual, 1879-80, 1879.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. William Johnston, 17th Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 17th session composite photo of House members (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    17th R.S. - 1881
    Constitutional Amendments  
    County Governments and County Finances (Chair) 
    Institute for the Blind (Co-Chair) 
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Penitentiaries  
    Penitentiaries, Subcommittee on  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    Senatorial and Representative Districts  
    16th R.S. - 1879
    Code of Criminal Procedure, Select  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Contingent Expenses  
    Insurance and Statistics  
    Judicial Districts, Select  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    New Judiciary Article to the Constitution  
    Penitentiary  
    Reduction of Expenses in Departments, Select  
     

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