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James B. Wright
Full Name: James B. Wright
Date of birth: March 12, 1832
Date of death: May 20, 1893

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 28 Jan 11, 1887 - Jan 8, 1889 20th (1) (2)   Democrat McKinney / Collin   Collin
(1) "He is, as he declares, a Democrat 'dyed in wool'," p. 194. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
(2) 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).
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
  • Other Resources
  • Interment in Van Winkle Cemetery, Princeton, Collin County, TX. Birth date 3/12/1832; death date 5/20/1893. 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
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Finance  
    Public Health and Vital Statistics  
    State Lunatic Asylum, Charges Against Management and Condition of Female Inmates  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
     

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