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Joseph Lake

Joe Lake
Full Name: Joseph "Joe" Lake
Birth date: June 26, 1851
Death date: October 25, 1916

Terms of Service

  • House, 26th (1) Legislature
    1/10/1899 - 1/8/1901
(1) Joe Lake announced "as a candidate for the legislature, subject to the action of the citizens' party," "For the Legislature," 5/19/1898, p. 8, 6th col. Marshall Evening Messenger .

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • Census of 1900 - Joseph Lake, Marshall, Harrison County, age 49, born June 1851 in South Carolina, mayor city, spouse Mary, daughters Fannie and Emma, sons Willie E., Joseph, and Wood.
    Census of 1910 - Joseph Lake, Marshall, Harrison County, age 57, born circa 1853 in South Carolina, druggist, spouse Mary W., daughters Frances E. and Emma, sons Willie E., Joseph, Jr. ,and Wood A. FamilySearch . 1900 1910
  • Joseph Lake, birth date 6/26/1857 in Edgefield, South Carolina (birth year 1851, age 65 years); death date 10/25/1916 in Marshall, Harrison County, Texas; druggist. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 .
  • Joseph Lake, birth date 6/26/1851, death date 10/25/1916, burial in Greenwood Cemetery, Marshall, Harrison County, with spouse Mary Coapland Lake. Find a Grave .
  • Obituary, Joseph Lake, "Hon. Joe Lake Passes Away," 10/25/1916, p. 3. Lake "served his people as mayor and also in the state Legislature." Marshall Messenger .
  • 26th Legislature (1899) - Joe Lake, postoffice Marshall, nativity South Carolina, age 46 (born circa 1853), cattleman, 45 years in Texas, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual .

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