J.W. Hurt

James Wilson Hurt

Full Name: James Wilson Hurt
Date of birth: February 11, 1843
Date of death: July 10, 1917

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 7 Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905 28th   Democrat Bloomburg / Cass   Cass
H 2 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th   Democrat Bloomburg / Cass   Cass

Terms of Service top

House District 7
Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905
Legislatures: 28th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Bloomburg / Cass
Counties in district: Cass
House District 2
Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903
Legislatures: 27th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Bloomburg / Cass
Counties in district: Cass

Biographical Information top

Biographical Sketches

  • James W. Hurt, birth date 2/11/1843, death date 7/10/1917, burial in Macedonia Baptist Cemetery, Doddridge, Miller County, Arkansas. Photos and biographical sketch, James Wilson Hurt, from History of Cass County People, By Cass County Genealogical Society, Atlanta, Texas. Member of the Texas Legislature from 1900-1904. Find a Grave.
  • Biographical sketch, James W. Hurt, pp. 107-108. The Twenty-Seventh Legislature and State Administration of Texas, 1901.


  • Photograph. J.W. Hurt, 28th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. J.W. Hurt, 27th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

28th R.S. - 1903
Claims and Accounts  
Counties and County Boundaries  
Public Buildings and Grounds  
State Affairs  
27th R.S. - 1901
Claims and Accounts  
Representative Districts  
Senatorial Districts  
State Affairs  

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