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J. Wagstaff John Miles Wagstaff
Full Name: John Miles Wagstaff
Date of birth: August 19, 1862
Date of death: April 21, 1952

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 107 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th   Democrat Abilene / Taylor   Taylor
H 107 Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd   Democrat Abilene / Taylor   Taylor
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Judge John Miles Wagstaff, birth date 8/19/1862, death date 4/21/1952, interment in Abilene Municipal Cemetery; includes reprint of obituary in Pulaski Citizen, 4/30/1952. Find a Grave.
  • WAGSTAFF, ROBERT MCALPINE (1892-1973). Relatives: father - John Miles Wagstaff, son - Robert McAlpine Wagstaff. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Memorial, September 1953, p. 610. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Other Resources
  • Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J. Wagstaff, 33rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. J. Wagstaff, 34th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 33rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 34th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    34th R.S. - 1915
    Appropriations (Chair) 
    Federal Relations  
    Game and Fisheries  
    Military Affairs (Vice Chair) 
    Rules (Chair) 
    33rd R.S. - 1913
    Counties  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary (Vice Chair) 
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Reforms in Civil Procedure (Chair) 
     

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