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James Brooke Furrh

James Furrh
Full Name: James Brooke Furrh
Birth date: April 21, 1885
Death date: September 14, 1969

Terms of Service

  • House, 34th (1) (2) (3) (4) Legislature
    1/12/1915 - 1/9/1917
    Democrat
  • House, 33rd Legislature
    1/14/1913 - 1/12/1915
    Democrat
(1) Elysian Fields. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives .
(2) Elysian Fields. House Journal .
(3) Elysian Fields, Harrison County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
(4) Marshall. Texas Legislative Manual .

Biographical Notes and Resources

Photographs

Other Resources

  • Biographical sketch, Volume IV, p. 381-382. "For the past twenty-two years James Brooke Furrh has been a well-known figure in the Elysian Fields banking field . . . " East Texas: Its History and Its Makers 1940.
  • James Brooke Furrh, birth date 4/21/1885, death date 9/14/1969, interment in Elysian Fields Cemetery, Elysian Fields, Harrison County. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 .
  • Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News .

Committee Information

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