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John Hall Stephens

John Hall Stephens, American congressman. Member Texas Senate, 1889-1892; member 55th to 64th Congresses (1897-1917), 13th Texas District.

Background

  • Stephens, John Hall was born on December 23, 1847 in in Shelby Company, Texas, United States. Son of Lemuel Henderson and Sarah Caroline (Truitt) Stephens.

  • Education

    • Early education, Mansfield, Texas. Bachelor of Laws, Cumberland U., 1872.

    Career

    • 2d, Mistress Lisette Keenan, of Washington, November 22, 1911. Practiced law at Montague and Vernon, Texas.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member Texas Senate, 1889-1892. Member 55th to 64th Congresses (1897-1917), 13th Texas District.

    Connections

    • Married Annie Chrisman, of Mansfield, Texas, May 8, 1873 (deceased).
    • father: Lemuel Henderson Stephens
    • mother: Sarah Caroline (Truitt) Stephens
    • spouse: Annie Chrisman
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    Born December 23, 1847
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