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James Franklin Sadler
Full Name: James Franklin Sadler
Other surnames: Saddler
Date of birth: October 12, 1851
Date of death: May 16, 1917

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 22 Jan 11, 1887 - Jan 8, 1889 20th (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6)   Democrat Dodd City / Fannin   Fannin, Lamar
(1) DODD CITY, TEXAS. "Dodd City is at the intersection of State Highway 56 and Farm Road 2077, five miles east of Bonham in central Fannin County." Handbook of Texas Online.
(2) Lamar County. House Journal.
(3) Dodge City [sic], Lamar County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) "Democrat of the orthodox school," p. 172. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
(5) J.F. Sadler, Dodd City. 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).
(6) Home county, Lamar. Texas House of Representatives: a Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch and portrait, James F. Sadler, p. 745, from Dodd, marriage to M.M. Wiley in March 1874. Biographical Souvenir of the State of Texas, Containing Biographical Sketches of the Representative Public, and Many Early Settled Families, 1889.
  • Biographical sketch, James Franklin Sadler, pp. 172-173. Birth date 10/12/1851 in Fannin County. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
  • Other Resources
  • Mentions James F. Sadler of Dodd City, p. 16. A Brief History of Dodd City, Texas, 1962.
  • Census of 1880 - James Sadler, Precinct 8, Fannin County, age 28, grocer, spouse M.M. Sadler.
    Census of 1900 - James F. Sadler, Bonham, Fannin County, age 49, birth date October 1851, farming implements, spouse Mary T. Sadler. FamilySearch. 1880 1900
  • James Franklin Sadler, spouse of Mary Matilda (Wiley) Sadler. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • James F. Sadler, birth date 10/12/1851, death date 5/16/1917, interment in City Greenwood Cemetery, Weatherford, Parker County. Find a Grave.
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 20th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, north wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    20th R.S. - 1887
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Comptroller's and Treasurer's Office, Examine  
    Educational Affairs  
    Public Debt  

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