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John Rowland John Thomas Rowland
Full Name: John Thomas Rowland
Date of birth: February 24, 1835
Date of death: July 18, 1914

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 82 Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905 28th (1)   Democrat Nocona / Montague   Montague
H 10 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th   Democrat Nocona / Montague   Montague
(1) Absent at opening of first day; sworn 1/13/1903, Mr. Rowland Takes Oath of Office, 1/13/1903, pp. 7-8. House Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 33rd Legislature, 2nd C.S., 8/29/1914, p. 76. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, Capt. John T. Rowland, mayor of Gainesville, birth date 2/24/1835, marriage to Catherine Davidson 1/19/1855, children William D., Robert L., James M., and John W. Davidson, p. 734. Biographical Souvenir of the State of Texas, Containing Biographical Sketches of the Representative Public, and Many Early Settled Families, 1889.
  • Obituary and photo, Capt. J.T. Rowland, "Indian Fighter, 79, Dies at Nocona; 56 Years in Texas," 7/26/1914, p. 20. Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
  • Obituary and photo, "Capt. J.T. Rowland Answers Last Call: Pioneer, Soldier, Statesman, Patriot and Esteemed Citizen Died at 9:30 p.m. July 18," The Nocona News, 7/24/1914, p. 1, crediting Friends of the Nocona Public Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Biographical sketch, John T. Rowland, pp. 185-187. Born 2/24/1834 in Davis County, Missouri. The Twenty-Seventh Legislature and State Administration of Texas, 1901.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Texas State Troops, Private, Lieutenant, then Captain (1861-1863); command transferred to Confederate States Army, 1864. Biographical Souvenir of the State of Texas, Containing Biographical Sketches of the Representative Public, and Many Early Settled Families, 1889.
  • Other Resources
  • John Thomas Rowland and Catherine Davidson, parents of James Marion Rowland, death date 5/6/1939 in Denton, birthplace Gainesville. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • J.T. Rowland, birth date 2/24/1835, death date 7/18/1914, interment in Fairview Cemetery, Gainesville, Cooke County, with spouse Catherine Rowland. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. John Rowland, 27th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. John Rowland, 28th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 27th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 28th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    28th R.S. - 1903
    Public Debt  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries (Chair) 
    State Affairs  
    27th R.S. - 1901
    Finance  
    Irrigation  
    Public Debt  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    Senatorial Districts  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
     

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