Jas. Hurst

James Hurst

Full Name: James Hurst
Date of birth: October 17, 1831
Date of death: July 17, 1923

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 46 Jan 9, 1883 - Jan 13, 1885 18th (1)   Democrat Weatherford / Parker   Parker
H 54 Jan 14, 1879 - Jan 11, 1881 16th (2)   Democrat Weatherford / Parker   Jack, Parker, Young

(1) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Eighteenth Legislature of Texas, 1883.
(2) Democrat, 1/14/1879, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

  • Confederate States Army, Private, Company A, Griffin's Battalion, 21st Regiment, Texas Infantry. James Hurst of Running Water, Hale County, born circa 1831 in Indiana. Death date 7/17/1923 in Plainview, Hale County. Pension File No. 56318, Alabama, Texas and Virginia, U.S., Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958. Ancestry.com.

Other Resources

  • James Hurst, birth date 10/17/1830 in Putnam, Indiana; death date 7/17/1923 in Plainview, Hale County, Texas; retired farmer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • James Hurst, birth date 10/17/1831, death date 7/17/1923, burial in Spring Creek Cemetery, Weatherford, Parker County. Find a Grave.


  • Photograph. Jas. Hurst, 18th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

18th R.S. - 1883
Judicial Districts  
Public Debt  
Validity of University Fund Claims in Comptroller's Office  
16th R.S. - 1879
Agriculture and Stock Raising  
Indian Affairs  
Judicial Districts, Select  
Public Buildings and Grounds  
Public Health, Vital Statistics and History of Texas  

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