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J.M. Hale J.M. Hale
Full Name: James Monroe Hale
Date of birth: September 1, 1867
Date of death: May 23, 1906

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 19 Jan 13, 1903 - May 14, 1905 29th (1) (2) (3)   28th (4)   Democrat Caldwell / Burleson   Bastrop, Burleson, Lee, Washington
(1) O.P. Storm, sworn 3/26/1906, succeeded J.M. Hale, resigned after 1st C.S. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) 29th Legislature - 1/10/1905, pp. 1-2, listed in "roll of the hold over Senators." Senate Journal.
(3) 29th Legislature, 2nd C.S. - 3/26/1906, p. 2, "Chair announced he was in possession of the certifications of election of O.P. Storm to fill the unexpired term of Senator J.M. Hale of the Nineteenth district . . . and the oath of office was administered him." Senate Journal.
(4) 28th Legislature - Drawing for Terms of Office, 1/28/1903, pp. 107-108. Drew 4-year term. Senate Journal.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Ancestral File - James Monroe Hale, birth date 9/5/1865, death date 5/23/1906. Marriage to Sarah "Sallie" Parker Mundine,12/28/1888, son of James Calvin Hale and Elizabeth Rose Smith. FamilySearch.
  • Obituary, 6/1/1906, p. 6. Galveston Daily News.
  • Children of James Hale and Elizabeth Smith: James Monroe Hale, gives birth date of 9/5/1855, Gay Hill, Washington County, Texas; death date 5/23/1906, Seattle, King County, Washington. Genealogy.com, 2004.
  • Census of 1870, Burleson County, Texas - James C. Hale, 33, wife Eliza R, children including son James, age 3. HeritageQuest Online.
  • Hale, James Monroe (1865-1906) - of Caldwell, Burleson County, Tex. Gives birth date as 9/5/1865. Lawyer; member of Texas state senate 19th District, 1903-04. Death date 5/23/1906. Interment at Masonic Cemetery, Caldwell, Tex. Political Graveyard: a Database of Historic Cemeteries.
  • Intermet in Masonic Cemetery, Caldwell, Burleson County, Texas. James M. Hale, birth date 9/1/1867, death date 5/23/1906. TXGenWeb Project.
  • Burleson County Marriages Volume 7, 62. James M. Hale to Sallie P. Mundine on 12/28/1888. USGenWeb Project, 1996.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J.M. Hale, 28th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. J.M. Hale, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 28th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, east wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 29th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, east wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    29th R.S. - 1905
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Educational Affairs  
    Judicial Districts (Chair) 
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Mining and Irrigation  
    Privileges and Elections  
    Public Printing  
    State Penitentiaries  
    28th R.S. - 1903
    Contingent Expenses  
    Educational Affairs  
    Enrolled Bills (Chair) 
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Mining and Irrigation  
    Privileges and Elections  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  

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