J.A. Ballowe

John Adriance Ballowe

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

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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

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House District 41
Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895
Legislatures: 23rd  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Richmond / Fort Bend
Counties in district: Fort Bend, Waller

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Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • John A. Ballowe, birth date 6/18/1856, death date 8/14/1896, burial in Morton Cemetery, Richmond, Fort Bend County. Includes biographical sketch. Find a Grave.
  • 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.
  • Obituary, Judge John A. Ballowe, Richmond, Fort Bend County, The Galveston Daily News, 8/15/1896, p. 4, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Death date 8/14/1896. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).


  • 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

Committee Information top

23rd R.S. - 1893
County Government and County Finances  
Judiciary No. 1  
Public Printing  

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