J.O. Corwile

James Dudley Carwile

Full Name: James Dudley "Dud" Carwile
Date of birth: August 15, 1852
Date of death: May 18, 1908

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 17 Jan 8, 1889 - Jan 13, 1891 21st (1) (2)   Democrat Atlanta / Cass   Bowie, Cass, Marion, Morris

(1) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(2) Roster of Representatives of the 21st Legislature, "Twenty-First Legislature: Members of the House, Address, Occupation and Politics," Galveston Daily News, 1/5/1889, p. 2, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • James Dudley Carwile (1852-1908), photo, burial in Douglassville Cemetery, Douglassville, Cass County. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, "Mr. Dud Carwile Dead," 5/19/1908, p. 4. Died "last night (5/18/1908) . . . and will be buried in Douglassville this afternoon." Marshall Messenger.
  • Obituary, James Dudley Carwile, "Dud Carwile Dead," The Atlanta News, 5/21/1908, p. 4, crediting Atlanta Public Library. "Ex-member of the Texas Legislature from Cass county, died Monday evening (5/18/1908) . . . " Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • James Dudley Carwile, birth date 8/15/1852, death date 1908, served in Texas House of Representatives from Cass County in 1890's. Digging the Roots of the Mims Family Tree, citing Anna Deihls Callahan, A History of the Callaham and Carwile Families (Delmar Publishers & Printers, Charlotte, N.C., 1976). RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.


  • Photograph. J.O. Corwile, 21st Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

21st R.S. - 1889
Enrolled Bills (Chair) 
Insurance, Statistics and History  
State Asylums  
Town and City Corporations  

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