Texas Folklore Society

Fellows of the Texas Folkore Society

From time to time in the more than one-hundred-year history of the Texas Folklore Society, the membership has recognized the special contributions to the Society made by an individual member and honored that member as a "Fellow of the Texas Folklore Society."

Only fourteen members have been named as "Fellows."  They are:

John Lomax 1941
Leonidas Payne 1941
J. Frank Dobie 1961
Mody Boatright 1968
Wilson Hudson 1972
John Q. Anderson 1979
F. E. "Ab" Abernethy 2001
Martha Emmons 2001
John O. West 2001
Joyce Gibson Roach 2005
James Ward Lee 2005
Frances B. Vick 2006
Lou Rodenberger 2007
Kenneth W. Davis 2009

A History of the Texas Folklore Society (1909-1979) by F. E. Abernethy

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