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Charles Jenkins Charles Harraway Jenkins
Full Name: Charles Harraway Jenkins
Date of birth: May 17, 1852
Date of death: February 23, 1931

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 125 Jan 8, 1929 - Jan 13, 1931 41st   Democrat Brownwood / Brown   Brown, Coleman
H 107 Jan 12, 1909 - Mar 9, 1910 31st (1) (2)   Democrat Brownwood / Brown   Brown, Coleman
H 107 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909 30th   Democrat Brownwood / Brown   Brown, Coleman
(1) Democrat; Jenkins "resigned to accept appointment February 18, 1910, as Associate Justice of the court of Civil Appeals of the 3rd Supreme Judicial District of Texas. Assumed his duties on the bench in March, 1910." Roster of members of the 31st Legislature with biographical and party information. "Year Book 1909," Number 13, May-June 1910, p. 413. Bulletin (Texas Department of Agriculture), 1910.
(2) E.A. McDaniel, sworn 7/29/1910, succeeded Charles H. Jenkins, resigned 3/9/1910. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 42nd Legislature, R.S., 2/24/1931, p. 471. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • 42nd Legislature, R.S., Simple Resolution 59, 2/25/1931, p. 342. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, p. 1870, History of Texas and Texans, Volume 4. Google Books.
  • JENKINS, CHARLES H. (1852-1931). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Other Resources
  • Judge Charles Harraway Jenkins, birth date 5/17/1852, death date 2/23/1931, color portrait, interment in Greenleaf Cemetery, Brownwood, Brown County. Find a Grave.
  • Portrait. Texas Jurists, 1836 - 1936, 1936.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Charles Jenkins, Texas Jurists Collection
  • Photograph. Charles Jenkins, 30th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Charles Jenkins, 31st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Charles Jenkins, 41st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 30th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 31st session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, north wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 41st session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    41st R.S. - 1929
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Judiciary (Vice Chair) 
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    31st 1st C.S. - 1909
    Banks and Banking  
    Common Carriers  
    Counties  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Judiciary  
    Reforms in Civil and Criminal Procedure (Chair) 
    31st R.S. - 1909
    Banks and Banking  
    Common Carriers  
    Counties  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Judiciary  
    30th R.S. - 1907
    Common Carriers  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Education  
    Liquor Traffic (Chair) 
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Reforms in Civil and Criminal Procedure  
    Senator Bailey, Investigate  
     

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