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James H. Stewart

James H. Stewart
Full Name: James H. Stewart
Birth date: September 5, 1859
Death date: 1924

Terms of Service

  • House, 19th (1) Legislature
    1/13/1885 - 1/11/1887
    Republican
(1) Present place of residence, Hearne, p. 50, Personnel of the Texas State Government for 1885, 19th Legislature 1885.

Biographical Notes and Resources

Resolutions and Journal entries

Photographs

Other Resources

  • Portrait and biographical sketch, James H. (J.H.) Stewart. Born Caddo Parish, Louisiana, September of 1857; died 1924, place unknown. Forever Free: Nineteenth Century African-American Legislators and Constitutional Convention Delegates of Texas 2002.
  • Biographical sketch and descendants, pp. 93-94, born 1857. Negro Legislators of Texas and Their Descendants: a History of the Negro in Texas Politics from Reconstruction to Disfranchisement 1935.
  • Biographical sketches of members of the 19th Legislature, p. 50, born 9/5/1859 in Caddo Parish, Louisiana. Personnel of the Texas State Government for 1885, 19th Legislature 1885.
  • Biographical sketch, Chapter VI, "Black Belt Politics," pp. 109-110. Born 1857 in Louisiana. The Negro in Texas, 1874-1900 1971.
  • Biographical sketch, p. 64. Born September 1857 in Caddo Parish, Louisiana. Through Many Dangers, Toils, and Snares: Black Leadership in Texas, 1868-1898 2016.
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