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J.E. Davis John Ellison Davis
Full Name: John Ellison Davis, Sr.
Date of birth: November 8, 1848
Date of death: May 1, 1942

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 67 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Democrat Reagan / Falls   Falls
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • "Funeral Service Held for Father Mrs. W.H. Thomas," 5/4/1942, pp. 1, 3. J.E. Davis, age 94, of Reagan, "pioneer citizen of Falls county." "His aged widow, Mrs. Fanny Thomas, was at the home of her daughter [Mrs. W.H. Thomas of College Station] when his death occurred." Son J.E. Davis, Jr., of Reagan. Bryan Eagle.
  • Census of 1900 - John E. Davis, Falls County, birth date November 1848 in Georgia, dealer/druggist, wife Fannie, daughters Dovie and Willie, son John E. FamilySearch.
  • John Ellison Davis, death date 5/1/1942 in Bryan-College Station, Brazos County; residence in Reagan, Falls County; druggist. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • J.E. Davis, Sr., birth date 11/8/1848, death date 5/1/1942, burial in Calvary Cemetery, Marlin, Falls County. Find a Grave.
  • John E. Davis. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • 29th Legislature (1905) - Jno. E. Davis, postoffice Reagan, nativity Georgia, age 56 (born circa 1849), druggist, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J.E. Davis, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 29th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
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    29th R.S. - 1905
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Game and Fisheries  
    Public Health  
    State Affairs  

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