Jee B. Reeves

Ice B. Reeves

Full Name: Icil Burchett "Ice" Reeves
Date of birth: April 29, 1861
Date of death: August 2, 1934

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 42-1 Jan 14, 1919 - Jan 11, 1921 36th (1)   Democrat Sherman / Grayson   Grayson
H 42 Jan 9, 1917 - Jan 14, 1919 35th   Democrat Sherman / Grayson   Grayson
H 42 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th   Democrat Sherman / Grayson   Grayson
H 42 Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd   Democrat Sherman / Grayson   Grayson

(1) Ice B. Reeves - District 42, Place 1. House Journal.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Other Resources

  • Death notice, "Heat Caused Death of Well Known Sherman Citizen," 8/3/1934, p. 1. Ice B. Reeves, former member of the Legislature and candidate for that office in the Democratic primary, death date 8/2/1934. Bonham Daily Favorite.
  • Isaac Berg Reeves, birth date 4/29/1861 in Albany, Kentucky; death date 8/2/1934 in Sherman, Grayson County, Texas; burial in Whitemound; occupation: "former member of Texas Legislature." FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Ice B. Reeves, birth date 4/29/1861, death date 8/2/1934, burial in Whitemound Cemetery, Tom Bean, Grayson County. Find a Grave.
  • Family tree, Icil "Ice" Burchett Reeves, birth date 4/29/1861 in Kentucky, death date 8/2/1934, spouse Alice Mabel Tutt, four children. A Greyhound Sejant: Reeves and their Relations, 2009.
  • Mentioned in mother Polly Ann Burchett Reeves' obituary, "Mother of Ice B. Reeves Is Dead," The Denison Herald, 10/26/1921, p. 2. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Obituary, "Ice Reeves of Sherman Dies Thursday," The Denison Press, 8/3/1934, p. 2, crediting Grayson County Frontier Village. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Historical marker, City of Tom Bean, Grayson County. Ice B. Reeves was the first mayor of Tom Bean, Texas, chartered in 1897. Texas Historic Sites Atlas (Texas Historical Commission).
  • Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

36th R.S. - 1919
Liquor Traffic (Chair) 
Penitentiaries, Subcommittee to Visit  
State Affairs  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
35th R.S. - 1917
Cannon Removal from Capitol Grounds  
Common Carriers  
Liquor Traffic  
Penitentiaries (Vice Chair) 
Penitentiaries Subcommittee to Visit State Prisons at Huntsville and Rusk  
Penitentiary Claims Auditing  
34th R.S. - 1915
Common Carriers  
Congressional Districts  
Liquor Traffic (Chair) 
Penitentiaries Subcommittee to Visit Penitentiaries  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
33rd R.S. - 1913
Capitol Basement, Inspect  
Commerce and Manufactures  
Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
Internal Improvements  
Liquor Traffic  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  

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