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J.A. Ballowe John Adriance Ballowe
Full Name: John Adriance Ballowe
Date of birth: June 18, 1856
Date of death: August 14, 1896

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 41 Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895 23rd   Democrat Richmond / Fort Bend   Fort Bend, Waller
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 25th Legislature, R.S., 2/12/1897, pp. 301-302. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • John Adriance Ballowe, died 8/13/1896 in second term as Fort Bend county judge, formerly Brazoria county judge, father of Leigh Millican Ballowe, Volume II, p. 808. Historical Review of South-east Texas and the Founders, Leaders and Representative Men of Its Commerce, Industry and Civic Affairs, 1910.
  • John A. Ballowe, father of Leigh Millican Ballowe, Volume IV, pp. 1927-1928. "During the administration of Governor Hogg, he [John A. Ballowe] represented Fort Bend county in the legislature serving two years." Elected Brazoria county judge in 1885 and Fort Bend county judge in 1895. A History of Texas and Texans, 1914.
  • Other Resources
  • John A. Ballowe, birth date 6/18/1856, death date 8/14/1896, burial in Morton Cemetery, Richmond, Fort Bend County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J.A. Ballowe, 23rd Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Photograph. J.A. Ballowe, 23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, east wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members by Journeay (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    23rd R.S. - 1893
    County Government and County Finances  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Public Printing  
     

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