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Ben James Benjiman F. James
Full Name: Benjiman F. James
Date of birth: January 1873
Date of death: April 25, 1910

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 39 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909 30th   Democrat Waxahachie / Ellis   Ellis
H 39 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Democrat Waxahachie / Ellis   Ellis
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 31st Legislature, 3rd C.S., 7/19/1910, p. 20. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • B.F. Jomes [Ben F. James], born 1874, death date 4/22/1910 in Milford, Ellis County, married, lawyer. Marriage to Mae Faulkner 6/30/1903. Texas, U.S., Death Certificates, 1903-1982; Texas, U.S., Select County Marriage Index, 1837-1965; James, Kerr, McConnell, Adair Family Tree. Ancestry.com.
  • Census of 1900 - Benjamin F. James, Ellis County, age 27, born January 1873 in Texas, lawyer, son of Isaac L. and Mary J. James.
    Census of 1910 - Benjiman F. James, Milford, Ellis County, age 36, farm laborer, living with brother James H. James. FamilySearch. 1910
  • Benjiman F. James (1873-1910), interment in Waxahachie City Cemetery, Ellis County. Includes marriage notice from Waxahachie Daily Light, 7/1/1903, and death notice for ex-Representative B.F. James from Dallas Morning News, 4/27/1910. Find a Grave.
  • 30th Legislature (1907) - B.F. James, postoffice Waxahachie, nativity Texas, age 54, lawyer, 54 years in Texas, member former legislatures: 29th, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Ben James, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Ben James, 30th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 29th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 30th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    30th R.S. - 1907
    Penitentiaries Subcommittee to Visit Penitentiaries  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Public Debt (Chair) 
    Reforms in Civil and Criminal Procedure  
    29th R.S. - 1905
    Judiciary  
    Municipal Corporations  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
     

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