James Nathan Browning

James Nathan Browning

Full Name: James Nathan Browning
Date of birth: March 13, 1850
Date of death: November 9, 1921

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 43 Jan 13, 1891 - Jan 10, 1893 22nd (1)   Democrat Clarendon / Donley   Andrews, Archer, Armstrong, Bailey, Baylor, Borden, Briscoe, Callahan, Carson, Castro, Childress, Cochran, Collingsworth, Cottle, Crosby, Dallam, Dawson, Deaf Smith, Dickens, Donley, Fisher, Floyd, Gaines, Garza, Gray, Hale, Hall, Hansford, Hardeman, Hartley, Haskell, Hemphill, Hockley, Howard, Hutchinson, Jones, Kent, King, Knox, Lamb, Lipscomb, Lubbock, Lynn, Martin, Mitchell, Moore, Motley, Nolan, Ochiltree, Oldham, Parmer, Potter, Randall, Roberts, Scurry, Shackelford, Sherman, Stonewall, Swisher, Taylor, Terry, Throckmorton, Wheeler, Wichita, Wilbarger, Yoakum, Greer
H 43 Jan 11, 1887 - Jan 8, 1889 20th (2) (3)   Democrat Mobeetie / Wheeler   Andrews, Archer, Armstrong, Bailey, Baylor, Borden, Briscoe, Callahan, Carson, Castro, Childress, Cochran, Collingsworth, Crosby, Dallam, Dawson, Deaf Smith, Dickens, Donley, Fisher, Floyd, Gaines, Garza, Gray, Hale, Hall, Hansford, Hardeman, Hartley, Haskell, Hemphill, Hockley, Howard, Hutchinson, Jones, Kent, King, Knox, Lamb, Lipscomb, Lubbock, Lynn, Martin, Mitchell, Moore, Motley, Nolan, Ochiltree, Oldham, Parmer, Potter, Randall, Roberts, Scurry, Shackelford, Sherman, Stonewall, Swisher, Taylor, Terry, Throckmorton, Wheeler, Wichita, Wilbarger, Yoakum, Greer
H 43 Jan 13, 1885 - Jan 11, 1887 19th   Democrat Mobeetie / Wheeler   Andrews, Archer, Armstrong, Bailey, Baylor, Borden, Briscoe, Callahan, Carson, Castro, Childress, Cochran, Collingsworth, Crosby, Dallam, Dawson, Deaf Smith, Dickens, Donley, Fisher, Floyd, Gaines, Garza, Gray, Hale, Hall, Hansford, Hardeman, Hartley, Haskell, Hemphill, Hockley, Howard, Hutchinson, Jones, Kent, King, Knox, Lamb, Lipscomb, Lubbock, Lynn, Martin, Mitchell, Moore, Motley, Nolan, Ochiltree, Oldham, Parmer, Potter, Randall, Roberts, Scurry, Shackelford, Sherman, Stonewall, Swisher, Taylor, Terry, Throckmorton, Wheeler, Wichita, Wilbarger, Yoakum, Greer
H 43 Jan 9, 1883 - Jan 13, 1885 18th (4) (5) (6)   Democrat Mobeetie / Wheeler   Andrews, Archer, Armstrong, Bailey, Baylor, Borden, Briscoe, Callahan, Carson, Castro, Childress, Cochran, Collingsworth, Crosby, Dallam, Dawson, Deaf Smith, Dickens, Donley, Fisher, Floyd, Gaines, Garza, Gray, Hale, Hall, Hansford, Hardeman, Hartley, Haskell, Hemphill, Hockley, Howard, Hutchinson, Jones, Kent, King, Knox, Lamb, Lipscomb, Lubbock, Lynn, Martin, Mitchell, Moore, Motley, Nolan, Ochiltree, Oldham, Parmer, Potter, Randall, Roberts, Scurry, Shackelford, Sherman, Stonewall, Swisher, Taylor, Terry, Throckmorton, Wheeler, Wichita, Wilbarger, Yoakum, Greer

(1) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(2) James N. Browning, Mobeetie. Roster of senators and representatives of the 20th Legislature with their postoffice address, Austin Weekly Statesman, "Governmental," 12/30/1886, p. 6. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
(3) "In 1888, he [Browning] moved from Mobeetie to Clarendon, Donley county." Year Book for Texas, 1901, 1902.
(4) Clarendon, Donley County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(5) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Eighteenth Legislature of Texas, 1883.
(6) Mobeetie, Wheeler County. Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83, 1883.

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22nd R.S. - 1891
Article 5, Constitution of the State of Texas  
Civil Courts of Appeal, Locations for Holding  
Irrigation  
Judiciary No. 1 (Chair) 
Penitentiaries  
Representation and Apportionment on Congressional Districts  
20th R.S. - 1887
Capitol Dedication Arrangements  
Indian Affairs  
Judiciary No. 1 (Chair) 
New Capitol, Governor's Message  
Privileges and Elections  
Proposition by T.H. Wheless, Stenographic Report of the Proceedings of the Legislature  
Public Lands and Land Office  
Revision of Rules  
19th R.S. - 1885
Indian Affairs  
Judiciary No. 1  
Memorial Resolutions for Hons. J.P. Ayres, J.B. Davis, and George Meriwether, Members of the Eighteenth Legislature  
Public Land and Land Office  
Stock and Stock Raising (Chair) 
18th R.S. - 1883
Fence Cutting  
Indian Affairs  
Public Lands and Land Office  
Stock and Stockraising (Chair) 

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