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James D. Young James Davis Young
Full Name: James Davis Young
Date of birth: May 22, 1885
Date of death: November 29, 1973

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 68 Jan 8, 1935 - Jan 12, 1937 44th   Democrat Cuero / DeWitt   DeWitt
H 68 Jan 10, 1933 - Jan 8, 1935 43rd (1)   Democrat Cuero / DeWitt   DeWitt
(1) Name, postoffice, occupation, association membership, relationship to persons in state or county government. Resolution, 9/18/1933, pp. 45-48, and Questionnaire Authorized and Directed by Resolution Adopted by the House, 10/11/1933, pp. 588-601. House Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Obituary, "Ex-Representative, James Young Dies," 12/1/1973, Saturday morning edition, p. 5-E. James Davis Young, death date 11/29/1973, "state representative from DeWitt County in 1930s." Abilene Reporter-News.
  • Census of 1930 - James D. Young, Cuero, DeWitt County, building contractor, age 45, born in West Virginia around 1885, wife Lena. FamilySearch.
  • James Davis Young, birth date 5/22/1885 in Upshur County, West Virginia; death date 11/29/1973 in Texas; interment in Austin Memorial Park Cemetery, Austin, with spouse Lena K. Young. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. James D. Young, 43rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. James D. Young, 44th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 43rd session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 44th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    44th R.S. - 1935
    Game and Fisheries  
    Labor  
    Liquor Traffic (Chair) 
    Public Lands and Buildings  
    State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
    43rd R.S. - 1933
    Labor  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Public Lands and Buildings  
    Salt Water Fisheries and Marine Taxation, Legislative Investigating  
    State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
     

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