J.W. Maxwell

Jesse Wallace Maxwell

Full Name: Jesse Wallace Maxwell
Date of birth: March 26, 1865
Date of death: December 22, 1947

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 50 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th   Democrat Austin / Travis   Travis

Terms of Service top

House District 50
Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901
Legislatures: 26th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Austin / Travis
Counties in district: Travis

Biographical Information top

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary, Jesse W. Maxwell, "Judge Maxwell Dies; Funeral Rites Set Today," 12/23/1947, p. 1. Born 3/26/1865 in Virginia, "member of the 26th Legislature from Travis County." Austin American.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch, Jesse W. Maxwell, pp. 396-397. Born 3/26/1866 in Washington County, Virginia. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 21st Legislature, 1889.
  • Memorial, April 1948, p. 288. Birth date 3/25/1865, death date 12/22/1947. Texas Bar Journal.

Other Resources

  • Jesse W. Maxwell, birth date 3/26/1865 in Virginia; death date 12/22/1947 in Austin, Travis County, Texas; Judge City Corp. Court, City of Austin. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Jesse Wallace Maxwell, birth date 3/26/1865, death date 12/22/1947, burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Austin, Travis County. Find a Grave.


  • Photograph. J.W. Maxwell, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

26th R.S. - 1899
Public Buildings and Grounds  
State Asylums  

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