S.L. Ramsey

Sydney Lee Ramsey

Full Name: Sydney Lee Ramsey
Date of birth: July 12, 1873
Date of death: May 29, 1949

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 18 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Democrat Timpson / Shelby   Shelby
H 18 Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905 28th   Democrat Timpson / Shelby   Shelby

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Other Resources

  • Sydney Lee Ramsey, birth date 7/12/1873 in Timpson, Shelby County, Texas. U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007. Sydney L. Ramsey, marriage to Bessie Crim 1905 in Rusk County. Texas, U.S., Select County Marriage Index, 1837-1965. Ancestry.com.
  • Census of 1880 - Sydney Ramsy [Ramsey], Shelby County, son of L.C. and Victoria Ramsy.
    Census of 1900 - S.L. Ramsey, Shelby County, born July 1873, son of L.C. and V.A. Ramsey.
    Census of 1910 - Sidney L. Ramsey, Rusk County, spouse Bessie A.
    Census of 1920 and 1930 - Sydney L. Ramsey, Henderson, Rusk County, spouse Bessie A.
    Census of 1940 - Sidney L. Ramsey, Henderson, Rusk County, spouse Bessie A. FamilySearch. 1880 1900 1910 1920 1930 1940
  • S.L. Ramsey, birth date 7/12/1873 in Timpson, Texas; death date 5/29/1949 in Henderson, Rusk County; laborer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Sydney Lee Ramsey, home address in Henderson, birth date 7/12/1873, editor and publisher, wife Mrs. Bessie Ramsey, draft registration 9/12/1918 in Rusk County. FamilySearch United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.
  • Sydney Lee Ramsey, birth date 7/12/1873, death date 5/29/1949, burial in Lakewood Memorial Park, Henderson, Rusk County. Includes funeral notice from Longview News-Journal, 5/31/1949. Find a Grave.
  • Sidney L. Ramsey. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Obituary, "Judge Sidney L. Ramsey Dies at Henderson," Timpson Weekly Times, 6/3/1949, p. 10, crediting the Timpson Public Library. Birth date 6/12/1873, death date 5/29/1949. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).


  • Photograph. S.L. Ramsey, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. S.L. Ramsey, 28th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

29th R.S. - 1905
Appropriations Subcommitttee on the Epileptic Colony at Abilene  
28th R.S. - 1903
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  

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