James Baker Cone

Full Name: James Baker Cone
Date of birth: March 10, 1825
Date of death: March 25, 1897

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 82 Jan 11, 1887 - Jan 8, 1889 20th (1)   Democrat Union / Wilson   Atascosa, Karnes, Wilson

(1) Roster of senators and representatives of the 20th Legislature with their postoffice address, Austin Weekly Statesman, "Governmental," 12/30/1886, p. 6. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

Other Resources

  • Mentioned in Burr Under the Buckle of the Bible Belt, 2004.
  • Census of 1880 - James B. Cone, Wilson County, age 55, born circa 1825 in Georgia, farmer, wife Ann, sons Claude, John W., and Norman D. FamilySearch.
  • Death notice, Hon. J.B. Cone, Gonzales, death date 3/25/1897. "Mortuary," Galveston Daily News, 3/27/1897, p. 2, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

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Committee Information top

20th R.S. - 1887
County Government and County Finance  
Deficiency in Public School Fund and Delay in Payments of Interest on Land Notes  
Revenue and Taxation  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  

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