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J. D. Wadley John D. Wadley
Full Name: John D. Wadley
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 90 Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th (1) (2)   Democrat Smithville / Bastrop   Bastrop
(1) "Bastrop County Has No Contests in Primary: Wadley Announces His Withdrawal from Race for Representative," 7/10/1922, p. 11. "J.D. Wadley, a Katy conductor and representative of Bastrop County in the Legislature . . . has withdrawn from the race, which leaves the field open for D.R. LeMaster of McDade." San Antonio Express.
(2) "Bastrop Selects Wadley for Its Representative," 7/26/1920, p. 6. John D. Wadley nominated in Democratic primary for Representative from Bastrop County. Waco News-Tribune.
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Other Resources
  • Census of 1920 - J.D. Wadley, Justice Precinct 2, Bastrop County, age 41, born circa 1879 in Tennessee, conductor/railway, spouse Sally.
    Census of 1930 and 1940 - John D. Wadley, Smithville, Bastrop County, conductor/locomotive-railway, spouse Sallie. FamilySearch. 1920 1930 1940
  • Possibly John Daniel Wadley, birth date 5/21/1877, death date 5/27/1968, veteran of the Spanish-American War, interment in Oak Hill Cemetery, Smithville, Bastrop County, spouse Sallie Huffines Wadley. Find a Grave.
  • 37th Legislature (1921) - J.D. Wadley, postoffice Smithville, nativity Tennessee, age 42 (born circa 1879), 20 years in Texas, railroad conductor, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J. D. Wadley,37th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 37th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
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    37th R.S. - 1921
    Common Carriers  
    Municipal and Private Corporations  
    Oil, Gas and Mining  

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