G.B. Griggs

George B. Griggs

Full Name: George B. Griggs
Date of birth: May 19, 1861
Date of death: May 21, 1919

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 16 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 12, 1909 29th (2)   30th (1)   Democrat Houston / Harris   Fort Bend, Harris, Waller
H 24 Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905 28th   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 37 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris

(1) 30th Legislature - Roll of holdover Senators, 1/8/1907, pp. 1-2. Senate Journal.
(2) 29th Legislature - Roll of Senators-elect, oath of office administered, 1/10/1905, pp. 1-2. Senate Journal.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • George B. Griggs, birth date 5/19/1861 in Junction City, Ohio; death date 5/21/1919 in Houston, Harris County, Texas; burial in Trenton, Illinois. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • George B. Griggs, birth date 5/19/1861, death date 5/21/1919, burial in Trenton Cemetery, Trenton, Illinois. Find a Grave.
  • Mentioned in "Freak Bills in Some of the State Legislatures," 4/7/1907, part 3 magazine section, page SM7. New York Times.


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Committee Information top

30th R.S. - 1907
Commerce and Manufactures  
Federal Relations  
Insurance, Statistics and History  
Judicial Districts  
Judiciary No. 1  
Military Affairs  
Mining and Irrigation  
Public Buildings and Grounds (Chair) 
Public Health  
State Penitentiaries  
Towns and City Corporations  
29th R.S. - 1905
City and Town Corporations  
Commerce and Manufactures (Chair) 
Judicial Districts  
Judiciary No. 1  
Judiciary No. 2  
Mining and Irrigation  
Pan American College of Commerce (Chair) 
Pan-American Trade Relations and Projected Trades College, Special (Co-Chair) 
State Affairs  
State Asylums  
State Penitentiaries  
28th R.S. - 1903
Constitutional Amendments  
Federal Relations  
State Affairs  
27th R.S. - 1901
Agricultural Affairs  
Congressional Districts  
Constitutional Amendments  
Pan-American Relations, Investigate (Chair) 
Public Health and Vital Statistics  
State Affairs  

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