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James Hurst

Jas. Hurst
Full Name: James Hurst
Birth date: October 17, 1831
Death date: July 12, 1923

Terms of Service

  • House, 18th (2) Legislature
    1/9/1883 - 1/13/1885
    Democrat
  • House, 16th (1) Legislature
    1/14/1879 - 1/11/1881
    Democrat
(1) Democrat, 1/14/1879, p. 1. Galveston Daily News .
(2) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Eighteenth Legislature of Texas 1883.

Biographical Notes and Resources

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Other Resources

  • Confederate States Army, Private, Company A, Griffin's Battalion, 21st Regiment, Texas Infantry. James Hurst of Running Water, Hale County, born circa 1831 in Indiana. Death date 7/17/1923 in Plainview, Hale County. Pension File No. 56318, Alabama, Texas and Virginia, U.S., Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958. Ancestry.com .
  • James Hurst, birth date 10/17/1831, death date 7/17/1923, burial in Spring Creek Cemetery, Weatherford, Parker County. Find a Grave .
  • Obituary, "James Hurst Buried, Hood Pays Tribute To His Memory," The Weekly Herald (Weatherford), 7/26/1923, p. 7. "He was also a member of the legislature for two terms, the 16th and the 18th." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
  • Biographical sketch, p. 266. Texas Legislative Manual, 1879-80 1879.
  • Biographical sketch, p. 260. Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83 1883.
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