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James S. Woods James S. Woods
Full Name: James S. Woods
Date of birth: 1850
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 47 Jan 13, 1885 - Jan 11, 1887 19th (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Terrell / Kaufman   Kaufman
H 22 Jan 11, 1881 - Jan 9, 1883 17th (4) (5)   Democrat Kaufman / Kaufman   Kaufman, Rains, Van Zandt, Wood
(1) Name listed J.S. Woods, House Journal.
(2) Name listed James S. Woods. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) Name listed J.S. Wood, p. 60, Personnel of the Texas State Government for 1885, 19th Legislature, 1885.
(4) Democrat, 11/17/1880, p. 2. Galveston Daily News.
(5) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Seventeenth Legislature of Texas, 1881.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government for 1885, 19th Legislature, 1885.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. James S. Woods, 17th Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Photograph. James S. Woods, 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.
  • 17th session composite photo of House members (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    19th R.S. - 1885
    Finance  
    J.M. Tryon, Clerk of Judiciary Committee No. 1  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Lunatic Asylum, North Texas Insane Asylum at Terrell  
    Privileges and Elections (Chair) 
    State Asylums  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    17th R.S. - 1881
    Federal Relations  
    Judicial Districts (Chair) 
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Privileges and Elections  
     

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