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J. N. Davis John N. Davis
Full Name: John N. Davis
Date of birth: 1854
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 34 Jan 13, 1925 - Jan 11, 1927 39th (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Quitman / Wood   Wood
H 34 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th (4) (5) (6)   Democrat Quitman / Wood   Wood
(1) Quitman. House Journal.
(2) Peach, Wood County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) J.H. Davis, postoffice Peach, nativity Alabama, age 71 (born circa 1854), farmer. Texas Legislative Manual.
(4) Quitman. House Journal.
(5) Quitman, Wood County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(6) J.N. Davis, postoffice Peach, nativity Alabama, age 69 (born circa 1854), farmer. Texas Legislative Manual.
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Other Resources
  • Census of 1910 - possibly John N. Davis, Justice Precinct 4, Wood County, age 56, born circa 1854 in Alabama, fruit farm, daughters Plumes S., Winnie E., and Dosia, sons Perry L.and Homer L.
    Census of 1920 - possibly John N. Davis, Justice Precinct 4, Wood County, widowed, age 66, born circa 1854 in Mississippi, living with son-in-law Church R. Young and Dosia Young, and Perry L. Davis. FamilySearch. 1910 1920
  • Possibly John N. Davis, birth date 11/17/1853, death date 11/17/1932, interment in Shady Grove Cemetery, Winnsboro, Wood County. Find a Grave.
  • "A Brief Genealogical History of Wood County" lists John N. Davis, appointed Postmaster for Peach, Texas, on 9/2/1902. TXGenWeb Project.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J. N. Davis,38th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. John N. Davis,39th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 38th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, south wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 39th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
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    39th R.S. - 1925
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    38th R.S. - 1923
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