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John Wesley Childers

John W. Childers
Full Name: John Wesley Childers
Birth date: September 19, 1841
Death date: July 13, 1918

Terms of Service

  • House, 26th Legislature
    1/10/1899 - 1/8/1901

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • Possibly Confederate States Army, Colonel. "Col. Childers fought in the Civil War with Drew Middleton, C.C. Edwards and D.W. Wristen." Obituary, 7/14/1918, p. 4. Abilene Daily Reporter .
  • Obituary, "Col. Childers Died Saturday Afternoon at 5," 7/14/1918, p. 4. Birth date 9/19/1841. Abilene Daily Reporter .
  • Census of 1900 - John W. Childers, Cooke County, born September 1841 in Kentucky, spouse Mary W., daughter Rosa. FamilySearch .
  • John Wesley Childers, birth date 9/19/1841 in Kentucky, death date 7/13/1918 in Abilene, Taylor County, Texas, FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 .
  • J.W. Childers (1836-1918), burial in Abilene Municipal Cemetery, Abilene, Taylor County. Includes reprint of obituary in Abilene Reporter News. Find a Grave .
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