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U. J. Morton Uriah Jackson Morton
Full Name: Uriah Jackson Morton
Date of birth: June 21, 1846
Date of death: August 3, 1937

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 99 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th (1)   Populist Harbin / Erath   Erath
(1) Populist. Texas Legislative Manual.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • MORTON, URIAH JACKSON (1846-1937). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch, U.J. Martin, p. 149. Index pp. 4 and 6 notes name should be Morton instead of Martin. Texas State Government: a Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Other Resources
  • Family group sheet and source list: interment in De Leon Cemetery, Comanche County, TX; Birth date 6/21/1846; death date 8/3/1937; RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. U. J. Morton, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 25th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Confederate Home, Special  
    Insurance, Statistics and History  
    Mining and Minerals  
    State Asylums  

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