J.L. Wolfe

Joseph A.L. Wolfe

Full Name: Joseph A. L. Wolfe
Date of birth: December 1856
Date of death: May 16, 1922

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 35 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909 30th   Democrat Sherman / Grayson   Grayson

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House District 35
Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909
Legislatures: 30th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Sherman / Grayson
Counties in district: Grayson

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Other Resources

  • Obituary, "Judge J.A.L. Wolfe Dies at Sherman: Former County Judge of Collin County," and "Local Bar Honors Memory of Wolfe," 5/17/1922, p. 1. Elected Collin County Judge in 1884 and served one term. The Daily Courier-Gazette (McKinney, Texas).
  • Census of 1900 - J.A.L. Wolfe, Sherman, Grayson County, age 44, birth date December 1856 in Missouri, lawyer, wife Sallie E., daughters Mary Lee and Gladys.
    Census of 1910 - J.A.L. Wolfe, Sherman, Grayson County, age 52, born circa 1858 in Missouri, attorney at law, wife Sallie, daughter Gladys.
    Census of 1920 - Joseph A.L. Wolfe, Sherman, Grayson County, age 63, born circa 1857 in Missouri, lawyer, wife Sallie, daughter Gladys. FamilySearch. 1900 1910 1920
  • J.A.L. Wolfe (1856-1922), burial in West Hill Cemetery, Sherman, Grayson County. Includes portraits, reprint of obituary from Sherman Daily Democrat, 5/16/1922. Find a Grave.
  • Brief vignettes on members of the 30th Legislature, "Kodaks by the Chaplain," The Houston Post, 5/12/1907, p. 6, col. 6. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Judge J.A.L. Wolfe, candidate for State Legislature in Grayson County, "Former Collin Citizen: Praise for Judge Wolfe Formerly of This City," The Democrat-Gazette (McKinney, Texas), 7/26/1906, p. 1, crediting the Collin County Genealogical Society. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Obituary, "Judge Wolfe Dies Suddenly at His Home," Sherman Daily Democrat, 5/16/1922, p. 1. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • 30th Legislature (1907) - J.A.L. Wolfe, postoffice Sherman, nativity Missouri, age 50 (born circa 1857), lawyer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.


  • Photograph. J.L. Wolfe, 30th Legislature, State Preservation Board

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30th R.S. - 1907
Common Carriers  
Private Corporations  
Reforms in Civil and Criminal Procedure  
Senator Bailey, Investigate  

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