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James Jolley James Jolley
Full Name: James M. Jolley
Other surnames: Jolly
Date of birth: August 22, 1831
Date of death: September 3, 1906

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 91 Jan 13, 1885 - Jan 11, 1887 19th (1)   Democrat Lockhart / Caldwell   Caldwell, Guadalupe, Hays
(1) "Representative Convention at Seguin," 8/27/1884, p. 3. "Hon. J.N. Stagner, of Caldwell, was elected chairman, and Sterling Fisher, of Hays," elected secretary. Nomination of J.M. Jolly, of Caldwell, and Dr. J.H. Coombs [sic: Combs], of Hays. Account of speech by Hon. W.H. Burges. Galveston Daily News.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biography donated by Bennie W. Bock. Relatives: Bennie W. Bock — great-grandson; James Jolley — great-grandfather. Donated Material.
  • Biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government for 1885, 19th Legislature, 1885.
  • Other Resources
  • J.M. Jolley, Sr., birth date 8/22/1831, death date 9/3/1906, interment in Lockhart Municipal Burial Park, Lockhart, Caldwell County. Find a Grave.
  • "Representative Convention at Seguin," 8/27/1884, p. 3. "Hon. J.N. Stagner, of Caldwell, was elected chairman, and Sterling Fisher, of Hays, secretary." Nomination of J.M. Jolly [sic: Jolley], of Caldwell, and Dr. J.H. Coombs [sic: Combs], of Hays. Account of speech by Hon. W.H. Burges, "to explain why the Democratic majority was reduced in the last election. . ." Sterling Fisher assumed Democrat - all other members present were Democrats. Galveston Daily News.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. James Jolley, 19th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 19th session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, west wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    19th R.S. - 1885
    Agricultural  
    County Governments and County Finances  
    Internal Improvement  
    Public Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
     

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