Legislative Reference Library of Texas About the library Site Index
Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research
Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research

LRL Home - Legislators and Leaders - Texas Legislators: Past & Present - Member profile

James Walter Barclay James Walter Barclay
Full Name: James W. Barclay, Sr.
Date of birth: February 11, 1816
Date of death: November 14, 1871

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 3 Nov 2, 1863 - Aug 6, 1866 10th     Woodville / Tyler   Hardin, Tyler
H 34 Nov 4, 1861 - Nov 2, 1863 9th     Woodville / Tyler   Galveston
H 34 Nov 7, 1859 - Feb 9, 1861 8th (1)     Woodville / Tyler   Tyler
(1) Benjamin F. Ross, in special election 3/9/1861, sworn 3/18/1861, succeeded James Barclay, resigned after Called Session. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 62nd Legislature, R.S., HSR 90. Birth date 3/31/1891, death date 11/28/1970. Relatives: John Thomas Lindsey - grandson; James Walter Barclay - grandfather. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • David Lindsey mentioned in The James Barclay Story, as 'other kin and friends of James Barclay.' Dave Lindsey was the brother of James Oliver Lindsey, James Barclay's son-in-law and the father of John Thomas Lindsey. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Family group sheet lists date of death as 12/14/1873. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Portrait. Texas Album of the Eighth Legislature, 1860.
  • BARCLAY, JAMES (1816-1871). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. James Walter Barclay, 8th Legislature, Texas Album of the Eighth Legislature
  • Committee Informationtop
    10th R.S. - 1863
    Contingent Expenses  
    Indian Affairs  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    8th R.S. - 1859
    Contingent Expenses  
    Public Buildings  
    Public Debt  
    Retrenchment and Reform  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
     

    This website is a work in progress. Information on this website is provided as a public service by the Legislative Reference Library. The Legislative Reference Library makes no representation as to its completeness or accuracy and makes no warranty in regard to its use. Users assume all risk of reliance on the information included on this site.

    Have a question, comment or contribution? Email the Library or call 512-463-1252.

    Many photos in Texas Legislators: Past and Present are used with permission of the Texas State Preservation Board. For permission to reproduce these photos, please contact the Texas State Preservation Board graphics coordinator at 512-475-3060.