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Herman Miller Herman Julius Miller
Full Name: Herman Julius Miller
Date of birth: April 28, 1865
Date of death: September 10, 1938

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 71 Jan 14, 1919 - Jan 11, 1921 36th   Democrat Bellville / Austin   Austin, Colorado
H 71 Jan 9, 1917 - Jan 14, 1919 35th   Democrat Bellville / Austin   Austin, Colorado
H 71 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th (1)   Democrat Bellville / Austin   Austin, Colorado
(1) Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Obituary, "H.J. Miller, Prominent Citizen, Dies Saturday: Widely Known Over Texas and Had Served in Legislature," 9/15/1938, p. 1. Birth date 4/28/1865, death date 9/10/1938. "From 1914 to 1918 he served in the Texas legislature and it was here that he sponsored the free text book law, and through his diligent efforts, was largely responsible for its passage." Bellville Times.
  • Biographical sketch and photo, Herman J. Miller, Bellville, "nominated on the democratic ticket in the July primaries for the legislature from the seventy-first district," born 1865 in Bellville. 11/8/1914, p. 9. Houston Post.
  • Other Resources
  • Herman J. Miller, birth date 4/28/1865, death date 9/10/1938, interment in Oak Knoll Cemetery, Bellville, Austin County. Find a Grave.
  • 36th Legislature (1919) - Herman J. Miller, postoffice Bellville, nativity Texas, age 54 (born circa 1865), 54 years in Texas, farmer and banker, member of former legislatures: 34th-35th, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Herman Julius Miller. Descendants of Hermann Eduard Miller. Austin County, TXGenWeb Project.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Herman Miller, 34th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Herman Miller, 35th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Herman Miller, 36th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 34th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 35th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 36th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    36th R.S. - 1919
    Agriculture  
    Banks and Banking  
    Cotton Pricing  
    Education  
    Exterminating Pink Boll Worm, Investigate  
    Penitentiaries  
    35th R.S. - 1917
    Agriculture  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Public Debt  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    Women's Confederate Home, Investigate  
    34th R.S. - 1915
    Banks and Banking  
    Mines and Mining  
    Public Debt  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    State Asylums  
     

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