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Joseph Boothe
Full Name: Joseph Henry Lacy Boothe
Date of birth: November 20, 1851
Date of death: August 28, 1911

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 90 Jan 11, 1887 - Jan 8, 1889 20th (1)   Democrat Gonzales / Gonzales   Gonzales
(1) Roster of senators and representatives of the 20th Legislature with their postoffice address, Austin Weekly Statesman, "Governmental," 12/30/1886, p. 6. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch of Joseph Henry Lacy Boothe, Gonzales County Records Center.
  • Joseph Henry Boothe biographical sketch, p. 111. Boothe married Miss Jimmie Lea, granddaughter of the late Judge Pryor Lea, of Goliad, Texas, in October, 1879. Relatives: Joseph Henry Boothe - grandson-in-law; Pryor Lea - grandfather-in-law. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
  • Other Resources
  • Interment at Gonzales Masonic Cemetery. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 20th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, north wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    20th R.S. - 1887
    Land Grants to Railroads (Chair) 
     

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