Ike Looney

Isaac Looney

Full Name: Isaac "Ike" Looney
Date of birth: April 10, 1854
Date of death: October 2, 1923

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 64 Jan 9, 1923 - Oct 2, 1923 38th (1) (2)   Democrat Ben Arnold / Milam   Milam
H 65 Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th (3)   Democrat Ben Arnold / Milam   Milam

(1) Looney died 10/2/1923. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Isaac Looney. Texas Legislative Manual.
(3) Ike Looney. Texas Legislative Manual.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Ike Looney, birth date 4/10/1854, death date 10/2/1923, biographical sketch, burial in Ben Arnold Cemetery, Ben Arnold, Milam County. Find a Grave.

Other Resources

  • Census of 1880 - Isaac Looney, Maysfield, Milam County, born circa 1854 in Alabama, age 26, farmer. FamilySearch.
  • Isaac Looney, birth date 4/10/1854 in Alabama, death date 10/2/1923 in Ben Arnold, Milam County, Texas, occupation: representative of Milam County, farmer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Obituary, "Col. Ike Looney Dies at Home in Ben Arnold," The Rockdale Reporter and Messenger, 10/4/1923, p. 1, crediting Lucy Hill Patterson Memorial Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • 38th Legislature (1923) - Isaac Looney, postoffice Ben Arnold, nativity Alabama, age 68 in 1923 (born circa 1855), farmer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Isaac Looney (1854- ) in "Milam County, Texas: bibliography archive/manuscript material," Dictation from Isaac Looney: Cameron, Milam County, 1888. Milam County, TXGenWeb Project.


  • Photograph. Ike Looney, 38th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Ike Looney, 37th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

38th R.S. - 1923
Constitutional Amendments  
Game and Fisheries  
Liquor Traffic  
Public Health  
Revenue and Taxation  
37th R.S. - 1921
Commerce and Manufactures  
Federal Relations  
Game and Fisheries  
Revenue and Taxation  

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