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B.F. Looney Frederick B. Looney
Full Name: Frederick B. Looney
Date of birth: 1836
Date of death: September 18, 1902

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 56 Jan 8, 1901 - Sep 18, 1902 27th   Democrat Oakwood / Leon   Leon, Madison
H 56 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th (1) (2) (3) (4)   Democrat Oakwood / Leon   Leon, Madison
(1) OAKWOOD, TEXAS. "Oakwood is on State Highway 79 three miles west of the Trinity River in the northeastern corner of Leon County. It was established as a ten-mile station on the International-Great Northern Railroad in 1872. It was initially called Oakwoods for the large number of oak trees in the area, but over the years its name was shortened." Handbook of Texas Online.
(2) Leon County. House Journal.
(3) Oakwood, Leon County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) Oakwoods. Texas Legislative Manual.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • F.B. Looney. House Journal. 26th R.S.
  • 27th R.S.
    Military Service Notes
  • Frederick B. Looney, birth date 1/22/1836 in Cumberland County, Kentucky, death date 12/12/1902, Texas State House of Representatives. Confederate States Army, Private, Company H, 12th Arkansas Cavalry. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Other Resources
  • Death notice, 9/18/1902, p. 4. "Dr. F.B. Looney, member of the 26th & 27th Legislatures, died a few days ago at this home in Oakwoods, Leon county . . . " Cameron Herald.
  • Frederick B. Looney. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • 26th Legislature (1899) - F.B. Looney, postoffice Oakwoods, nativity Kentucky, age 63 (born circa 1836), lawyer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. F.B. Looney, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. B.F. Looney, 27th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 26th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 27th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    27th R.S. - 1901
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Public Health and Vital Statistics  
    Representative Districts  
    State Affairs  
    State Penitentiaries  
    26th R.S. - 1899
    Confederate Home, Special  
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    Mining and Minerals  
    Public Health and Vital Statistics  
    Revenue and Taxation  

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