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Jacob Jackson Loy

J.J. Loy
Full Name: Jacob Jackson "Jake" Loy
Birth date: March 2, 1887
Death date: July 4, 1945

Terms of Service

(1) "Sen. J.J. Loy, who will resign after the general election to become county judge at Sherman." "85 New Members Nominated for Lower House; Nine New Senators," 9/9/1932, p. 3. Big Spring Herald .
(2) Cecil Murphy, sworn 11/12/1932, succeeded to unexpired term of Jacob J. Loy, resigned 9/22/1932. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
(3) 42nd Legislature - Roll Call of Newly-Elected Senators, oath of office administered, 1/13/1931, p. 1. Senate Journal .

Biographical Notes and Resources

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries


Other Resources

  • Photo and obituary, "Death Takes Judge Loy at Sherman," 7/5/1945, p. 13. Jake J. Loy. Dallas Morning News .
  • Jacob 'Jake' Jackson Loy, birth date 3/2/1887, death date 7/4/1945, burial in Fairview Cemetery, Denison, Grayson County. Includes photo and news article, "Member of House Seeks Senate Seat," Dallas Morning News, 4/22/1930. Find a Grave .
  • Biography, 1/29/1929, p. 5. Houston Post-Dispatch .
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