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F.J. Barrett Flavius Josepheus Barrett
Full Name: Flavius Josepheus Barrett
Date of birth: October 22, 1835
Date of death: December 27, 1924

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 105 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th   Democrat Henrietta / Clay   Clay, Jack
H 105 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th   Democrat Henrietta / Clay   Clay, Jack
H 46 Aug 6, 1866 - Feb 7, 1870 11th (1)     Decatur / Wise   Archer, Baylor, Clay, Cooke, Hardeman, Haskell, Jack, Knox, Montague, Throckmorton, Wichita, Wilbarger, Wise, Young
(1) Lucius J. Barrett, District 46, Cook, Montague, Wise, Jack, Young, Clay, Wichita, Archer, Wilbarger, Baylor, Throckmorton, Hardeman, Knox, and Haskell. Roster of 11th Legislature, House of Representatives, "Texas Legislative Proceedings," 8/11/1866, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Mentioned in biographical sketch of father, Thomas (C.) Barrett, pp. 50-51. Biographical Souvenir of the State of Texas, Containing Biographical Sketches of the Representative Public, and Many Early Settled Families, 1889.
  • BARRETT, FLAVIUS JOSEPHEUS (1835-after 1901). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • "Information of the sad news of the injury of our beloved brother, Capt. F.J. Barrett, coming to our knowledge, this Sunday morning, Oct. 12, 1924." "Resolutions of the First Baptist Church of Vinita, Oklahoma," The Craig County Gazette (Vinita, Oklahoma), 10/16/1924, p. 1.
    Obituary, "The Blue and Gray Answer Death Taps: Captain F.J. Barrett and David Meridith Pass Way," The Craig County Gazette (Vinita, Oklahoma), 1/1/1925, p. 1. Capt. F.J. Barrett, birth date 10/22/1825 at Giles, Tennessee, death date 12/27/1924. Enlisted in Confederate Army November 1861 and elected Captain of Company B, 15th Texas Cavalry, U.C.V., in April 1862. "In Texas he filled with distinction the offices of Mayor, City Marshal, county school superintendent, member of the state legislature, county judge. He was a representative in the legislature of the Lone Star State two terms. He came to Vinita in 1902 . . . "
    "In Memorium," memorial resolution of First Baptist Church committee dated 1/10/1925, The Craig County Gazette (Vinita, Oklahoma), 1/15/1925, p. 1. Newspapers.com.
  • Biographical sketch, Flavius J. Barrett, pp. 95-96. Born 10/22/1835 in Giles County, Tennessee; marriage to Miss Sophronia Crutchfield 8/18/1865. Texas State Government: A Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, Captain, Company B, 15th Texas Cavalry Regiment. Flavius Josepheus Barrett, United States Confederate Officers Card Index, 1861-1865. FamilySearch.
  • Captain, Company B 15, Texas Rangers. Grave marker, F.J. Barrett (1835-1924), interment in Fairview Cemetery, Vinita, Craig County, Oklahoma. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. F.J. Barrett, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. F.J. Barrett, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. F.J. Barrett, 11th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 11th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, south wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • 25th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 26th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    26th R.S. - 1899
    Confederate Home, Special  
    Education  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Mining and Minerals  
    Private Land Claims (Chair) 
    State Affairs  
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Education  
    Federal Relations  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Uniformity of Text-books, Special  
    11th R.S. - 1866
    Agriculture and Stock Raising  
    Finance  
    Indian Affairs  
    Public Lands  
     

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