Joseph Colston Kindred
Full Name: Joseph Colston "Joe" Kindred
Date of birth: February 3, 1841
Date of death: March 29, 1916
Biographical Notes and Resources top
- Death notice, "Death of Hon. J.C. Kindred," 3/31/1916, p. 1, death date 3/29/1916.
Obituary and more extended biographical sketch, "Hon. J.C. Kindred Succumbs to Death," 4/7/1916, p. 2. Birth date 2/3/1841 in Russell County, Alabama. "In politics, Mr. Kindred was a staunch democrat . . . In 1880 he was elected a member of the 17th legislature of Texas, and again in 1906 was returned to that body as representative from Colorado county, serving with distinction on finance, revenue, taxation, penitentiary and other committees."
Weimar Mercury (Weimar, Colorado County, Texas).
- J.C. Kindred (1841-1916), burial in Weimar Masonic Cemetery, Weimar, Colorado County. Includes portrait, reprint of death notice in Weimar Mercury, 3/31/1916, p. 1.
Find a Grave.
- 30th Legislature (1907) - J.C. Kindred, postoffice Weimar, nativity Alabama, age 66 (born circa 1841), lawyer, Democrat.
Texas Legislative Manual.
J.C. Kindred, 30th Legislature, State Preservation Board
J.C. Kindred, 17th Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
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