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J.S. Hanks James Steele Hanks
Full Name: James Steele Hanks
Date of birth: September 23, 1809
Date of death: November 17, 1898

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 10 Aug 6, 1866 - Feb 7, 1870 11th     Palestine / Anderson   Anderson
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • HANKS, JAMES STEELE (1809-1898). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch, James S. Hanks, Anderson County, pp. 287-288. Born 9/23/1809 in Maury County, Tennessee. "In 1866 he was a member of the State Legislature." A Memorial and Biographical History of Navarro, Henderson, Anderson, Limestone, Freestone and Leon Counties, Texas, 1893.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, Captain, 13th Texas Cavalry Regiment. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J.S. Hanks, 11th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 11th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, south wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    11th R.S. - 1866
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