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James K. Wester James Kyle Wester
Full Name: James Kyle Wester
Date of birth: November 28, 1857
Date of death: July 31, 1934

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 119 Jan 13, 1925 - Jan 11, 1927 39th   Democrat Lubbock / Lubbock   Cochran, Crosby, Dawson, Gaines, Hockley, Lubbock, Lynn, Terry, Yoakum
H 105 Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897 24th   Democrat Jacksboro / Jack   Clay, Jack
H 105 Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895 23rd   Democrat Jacksboro / Jack   Clay, Jack
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 43rd Legislature, 4th C.S., 10/17/1934, p. 30. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • International Genealogical Index lists James Kyle Wester, born about 1856 in Tennessee; parents John Henry Wester and Nancy Amanda McAnally. FamilySearch.
  • James Kyle Wester - born 11/28/1857 in Rutledge, Grainger County, TN; died 7/31/1934 in Lubbock, Lubbock County, TX. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, "Wester rites are set for Saturday: pioneer educator of Lubbock taken by death Tuesday", 8/1/1934, pp. 1, 5. Lubbock Morning Avalanche.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. James K. Wester, 23rd Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Photograph. James K. Wester, 23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. James K. Wester, 24th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. James K. Wester, 39th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, east wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 24th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 39th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members by Journeay (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • 24th session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    39th R.S. - 1925
    Claims and Accounts (Chair) 
    Education  
    School Districts  
    State Affairs  
    24th R.S. - 1895
    Contingent Expenses (Chair) 
    Education  
    Finance  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    State Affairs  
    23rd R.S. - 1893
    Contingent Expenses  
    Education  
    Finance  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    State Affairs  
     

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