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J.B. Dibrell Joseph Burton Dibrell, Jr.
Full Name: Joseph Burton Dibrell, Jr.
Date of birth: December 1, 1855
Date of death: April 11, 1934

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 21 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 13, 1903 27th (1)   26th (2)   Democrat Seguin / Guadalupe   Blanco, Caldwell, Comal, Gonzales, Guadalupe, Hays
S 21 Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 10, 1899 25th (3) (4)   24th (5)   Democrat Seguin / Guadalupe Senate President Pro Tempore (25th)   Blanco, Caldwell, Comal, Gonzales, Guadalupe, Hays
(1) 27th Legislature - 1/8/1901, pp. 1-2, listed in "roll of hold-over Senators." Senate Journal.
(2) 26th Legislature - 1/10/1899, pp. 1-2, listed in "roll of Senators-elect." Senate Journal.
(3) 25th Legislature - Senate President Pro Tempore, elected 1/12/1897, Regular Session. Senate Journal.
(4) 25th Legislature - 1/12/1897, p. 1, listed on "roll of hold-over Senators." Senate Journal.
(5) 24th Legislature - 1/8/1895, p. 1, listed in "roll of Senators' elect . . . President then administered the oath of office to the above Senators." Senate Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch and portrait, Joseph Burton Dibrell, Associate Justice, Texas Supreme Court, 1911-1913. Justices of Texas, 1836-1986 (Tarlton Law Library, The University of Texas at Austin), 2004.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Representative Men of Texas, 22nd Legislature, 1892.
  • Biographical sketch. Texas State Government: a Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Other Resources
  • "Neubauer: 60 Years of Loyal Service," 8/11/1982, p. 1E. Seguin Gazette-Enterprise.
  • Portrait. Texas Jurists, 1836 - 1936, 1936.
  • DIBRELL, JOSEPH BURTON (1855-1934). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J.B. Dibrell, Texas Jurists Collection
  • Photograph. J.B. Dibrell, 24th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. J.B. Dibrell, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. J.B. Dibrell, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. J.B. Dibrell, 27th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 24th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, west wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 25th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, west wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 26th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, west wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 27th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, north wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    27th R.S. - 1901
    Apportionment  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Finance (Chair) 
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Labor  
    Public Debt, Claims and Accounts  
    State Penitentiaries  
    Treasurer's and Comptroller's Departments  
    26th R.S. - 1899
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Finance (Chair) 
    Internal Improvements  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Mutilating and Marking bills, Special Committee to investigate  
    Public Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    Rules  
    Towns and City Corporations  
    Treasurer's and Comptroller's Departments  
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Engrossing  
    Frontier Protection  
    Judicial Districts (Chair) 
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Penitentiaries  
    Privileges and Election  
    Redistricting State Judiciary, Special  
    State Affairs  
    24th R.S. - 1895
    Civil Code, Special  
    Claims and Accounts  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Frontier Protection  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Penitentiaries  
    Privileges and Elections  
    Public Health (Chair) 
    Public Printing  
    Redistricting the State into Judicial Districts, Special  
    State Affairs  
    Towns and City Corporations  
     

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