J.O. Nicholson

James Oscar Nicholson

Full Name: James Oscar Nicholson
Date of birth: March 29, 1847
Date of death: January 5, 1904

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 96 Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 5, 1904 28th   Democrat Laredo / Webb   Webb
H 86 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th   Democrat Laredo / Webb   Webb, Encinal

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

Other Resources

  • Census of 1900 - G.O. (J.O.) Nicholson, Laredo, Webb County, born March 1849 in Illinois, lawyer, spouse M.W. Nicholson, daughters Mary and Bessie Nicholson and Lily Daisy. FamilySearch.
  • James Oscar Nicholson, birth date 3/29/1847 in Pittsfield, Illinois; death date 1/5/1904 in Laredo, Texas; burial in Laredo City Cemetery, Webb County. Find a Grave.
  • Death notice, "J.O. Nicholson Dead: He Was the Representative from Laredo," 1/6/1904, p. 4. Galveston Daily News.
  • 27th Legislature (1901) - J.O. Nicholson, postoffice Laredo, nativity Illinois, age 51 (born circa 1850), lawyer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.


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Committee Information top

28th R.S. - 1903
Judicial Districts  
Judiciary No. 1  
Mining and Minerals  
27th R.S. - 1901
Blind Asylum  
Commerce and Manufactures  
Congressional Districts  
Counties and County Boundaries  
Irrigation (Chair) 
Judicial Districts  
Judiciary No. 1  
Mining and Minerals  
Towns and City Corporations  

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