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Jesse Strong Jesse Munroe Strong
Full Name: Jesse Munroe Strong
Date of birth: April 7, 1839
Date of death: May 4, 1922

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 33 Jan 8, 1889 - Jan 13, 1891 21st (1) (2)   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
H 33 Jan 11, 1887 - Jan 8, 1889 20th (3)   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
(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).
(3) Jesse Munroe Strong, Dallas. 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).
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, Jesse M. Strong. Born 4/7/1849 in Monroe County, KY, marriage to Mary J. Newton in 1867. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 21st Legislature, 1889.
  • Biographical sketch, Captain Jesse M. Strong. Born 1839. Lindsley, Philip. A History of Greater Dallas and Vicinity, Volume 2, 1909, p. 121, crediting the UNT Libraries. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Other Resources
  • Jesse M. Strong, civil engineer and surveyor, age 50 in 1889, born in KY. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
  • Jesse M. Strong, birth date 4/7/1839, death date 5/4/1922. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Jesse M. Strong (1840-1922), spouse Mollie J. Newton Strong, interment in Greenwood Cemetery, Dallas. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Jesse Strong, 21st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 20th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, north wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • 21st session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, west wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    21st R.S. - 1889
    Capitol Grounds  
    Public Lands and Land Office (Chair) 
    Revenue and Taxation  
    Town and City Corporations  
    20th R.S. - 1887
    Capitol Dedication Arrangements  
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    New Capitol, Grounds and Cost of Furnishing  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    Towns and City Corporations  
     

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