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Jed Joseph Johnson (July 31, 1888May 8, 1963) was a politician from the state of Oklahomamarker.

Johnson was born in Waxahachie, Texasmarker and he graduated from the University of Oklahomamarker's law department, class of 1915 with postgraduate work at l’Université de Clermont at Clermont-Ferrandmarker, Francemarker. He was admitted to the bar in 1918 and began practicing law in Walters, Oklahomamarker. Johnson served overseas as a private in World War I in Company L of the 36th Division in 1918 and 1919. He edited a newspaper in Cotton County, Oklahomamarker, from 1920 to 1922. He was first elected to public office to the Oklahoma State Senate in 1920 as a Democrat and served until 1926, when he was elected to the House of Representatives. He served as a delegate to the annual peace conference of the Interparliamentary Union at Parismarker, Francemarker, in 1927 and 1937, and at Genevamarker, Switzerlandmarker, in 1929, and was chairman of the speakers’ bureau for the Democratic National Congressional Committee. He served 20 years in Congress until losing the Democratic primary election in 1946. He was appointed to the United States Customs Court by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1945, and declined it, but accepted an appointment from President Harry S. Truman to serve as a judge on the United States Customs Court from 1947 until his death in a New York Citymarker hospital on May 8 1963. Johnson was buried at Rose Hill Cemetery in Chickasha, Oklahomamarker.

Jed Johnson Lakemarker in the Wichita Mountains National Wildlife Refuge is named in honor of Jed Johnson.

His son Jed Johnson, Jr. served one term in Congress.

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