Jesse James

Full Name: Jesse James
Date of birth: October 10, 1904
Date of death: September 29, 1977

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 65 Jan 12, 1937 - Sep 1, 1937 45th (1)   Democrat Cameron / Milam   Burleson, Lee, Milam
H 65 Jan 8, 1935 - Jan 12, 1937 44th   Democrat Cameron / Milam   Burleson, Lee, Milam
H 65 Jan 10, 1933 - Jan 8, 1935 43rd (2)   Democrat Thorndale / Milam   Burleson, Lee, Milam

(1) Henry G. Lehman, sworn 9/27/1937, succeeded Jesse James, resigned 9/1/1937. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Name, postoffice, occupation, association membership, relationship to persons in state or county government. Resolution, 9/18/1933, pp. 45-48, and Questionnaire Authorized and Directed by Resolution Adopted by the House, 10/11/1933, pp. 588-601. House Journal.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Other Resources


  • Photograph. Jesse James, 45th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Jesse James, 44th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Jesse James, 43rd Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

45th R.S. - 1937
Office Space for State Departments, Special  
Oil, Gas and Mining  
Public Health  
Public Printing  
Revenue and Taxation (Vice Chair) 
44th R.S. - 1935
Banks and Banking  
Oil, Gas and Mining  
Public Health  
Questionnaire for Members, Special  
Revenue and Taxation (Vice Chair) 
State Affairs  
43rd R.S. - 1933
Anti-Nepotism, Special  
Highways and Motor Traffic  
Labor (Vice Chair) 
Public Health  
Revenue and Taxation  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  

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