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James Feagin James Feagin
Full Name: James Columbus Feagin
Date of birth: September 21, 1855
Date of death: April 15, 1927

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 35 Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897 24th (1)   Democrat Livingston / Polk   Polk, San Jacinto
H 35 Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895 23rd   Democrat Livingston / Polk   Polk, San Jacinto
(1) J.F. Feagin. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, p. 50, Texas Under Many Flags, HeritageQuest Online.
  • Other Resources
  • James Columbus Feagin - birth date 9/21/1855; wife Nancy Emily Josey. FamilySearch.
  • "Special Judge in Shelby: Feagin Occupies Perkins' Bench Because of Illness in Latter's Family," 8/1/1905, p. 6, Galveston Daily News.
  • "A Large Genealogy of the Feagin Family" compiled by John David Feagin, Sr. Genealogy.com, 2004.
  • Mentioned in "Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting copy of a report as to the necessity and advisability of purchasing lands for the Alabama and Coushatta Indians located in Polk County, Tex., pursuant to the investigation therein directed to be made," 12/7/1918, Congressional Serial Set, Issue 7582. Google Books.
  • Mentioned in ALABAMA-COUSHATTA INDIANS. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • "Leading East Texas Attorney Passes Away," 4/16/1927, p. 5. San Antonio Express.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. James Feagin, 23rd Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Photograph. James Feagin, 23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. James Feagin, 24th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, east wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 24th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members by Journeay (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • 24th session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    24th R.S. - 1895
    Bribery in Frost-O'Neal Case, Investigate (Chair) 
    Education  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    State Affairs (Chair) 
    23rd R.S. - 1893
    Education  
    Federal Relations  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 2  
     

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