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James Thomas Sluder
Full Name: James Thomas Sluder
Date of birth: February 10, 1864
Date of death: April 1, 1932

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 66 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th   Democrat Waco / McLennan   McLennan
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Obituary and photo, "James T. Sluder Funeral Today: Expert in Municipal, Bond Laws Succumbs to Long Illness Here," 4/2/1932, p. 18. "In 1896 he was elected from McLennan County as a member of the lower house of the Texas Legislature." San Antonio Express.
  • Biographical sketch, James T. Sluder, pp. 64-65. Born 2/10/1864 in Pikeville, Bledsoe County, Tennessee. Texas State Government: A Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Other Resources
  • Death notice, "Former Official Expires at Home: J.T. Sluder, Ex-Assistant Attorney General, Dies," 4/2/1932, p. 6. James T. Sluder "also had served as a state legislator from McLennan county." Austin American.
  • James Thomas Sluder and Lillian Alberta Demey, marriage date 6/29/1904 in Waco, McLennan County. FamilySearch. Texas Marriages, 1837-1973
  • James T. Sluder, birth date 2/10/1864, death date 4/1/1932, burial in San Fernando Cemetery #3, San Antonio, Bexar County, with spouse Lillian A. Sluder. Find a Grave.
  • 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
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Public Debt  
    Towns and City Corporations  

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