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James H. Washington

James Washington
Full Name: James H. Washington
Birth date: May 1, 1850
Death date: December 23, 1916

Terms of Service

  • House, 13th (1) (2) (3) Legislature
    1/14/1873 - 1/13/1874
    Republican
(1) Republican. Directory of the Members of the Thirteenth Legislature of the State of Texas 1873.
(2) J.H. Washington present for oath of office, 1/14/1873, pp. 3-5. House Journal .
(3) Richard Williams and James Washington won seats in contested election and did not take seats until February 1873 (along with Henry Phelps, late because of illness), p. 41. Through Many Dangers, Toils, and Snares: Black Leadership in Texas, 1868-1898 2016.

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