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Joe Pool

congressman

Joe Pool, American congressman. Member Interstate Cooperative Commission, 1952-1956.; Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1945. Life.

Background

Pool, Joe was born on February 18, 1911 in Tarrant County, Texas, United States. Son of William Wesley and Bonnie Jean (King) Pool.

Education

Student Texas U., 1929-1933. Bachelor of Laws, Southern Methodist U., 1937.

Career

Admitted to Texas bar, 1937. Engaged in practice law with J. Frank Wilson, 1937-1940, 46-47. Member Texas House of Representatives from Dallas County, 1952-1958, chairman investigating committee, 1953-1954, chairman motor traffic committee, 1957-1958.

Member 88th to 90th Congresses, at-large Texas.

Membership

Member Interstate Cooperative Commission, 1952-1956. Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1945.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Chambless, April. Children: Richard, Wesley, John, Joe.

father:
William Wesley Pool

mother:
Bonnie Jean (King) Pool

spouse:
Elizabeth Chambless

children:
Richard Pool

Wesley Pool

John Pool

Joe Pool