I.M. Standifer

Isaac Mayfield Standifer

Full Name: Isaac Mayfield "Ike" Standifer
Date of birth: June 24, 1859
Date of death: May 31, 1918

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 24 Jan 10, 1911 - Jan 14, 1913 32nd   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 24 Jan 12, 1909 - Jan 10, 1911 31st (1) (2)   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 35 Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905 28th   Democrat Denison / Grayson   Grayson

(1) Democrat; roster of members of the 31st Legislature with biographical and party information. "Year Book 1909," Number 13, May-June 1910, pp. 408-415. Bulletin (Texas Department of Agriculture), 1910.
(2) Ike M. Standifer. Texas Legislative Manual.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

Other Resources

  • Isaac M. Standifer, death date 5/31/1918 in Portland, Oregon. Oregon Death Index, 1903-1998. FamilySearch.
  • Death notice, "Former Texan Dies in Oregon," 6/1/1918, p. 3. Former prominent Texas legislator and politician, practiced law in Denison and Houston before moving to Pacific coast. San Antonio Light.
  • Isaac M. Standifer (1859-1918), letter from son Ike Mayfield Standifer, Jr. to Jack Standifer of Blakely, Georgia, 2/20/1921; article on Standifer Shipping Company in Portland, Oregon; Texas Ranger information. Standerfer, etc. Research Site, 2009.


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Committee Information top

32nd R.S. - 1911
Common Carriers (Chair) 
Congressional Districts  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Revenue and Taxation  
31st 1st C.S. - 1909
Common Carriers  
Constitutional Amendments  
Internal Improvements  
Municipal Corporations (Chair) 
31st R.S. - 1909
Common Carriers (Chair) 
Constitutional Amendments  
Internal Improvements  
28th R.S. - 1903
Judiciary No. 2  
Private Land Claims  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
Towns and City Corporations  

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