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James Monroe Biard
Full Name: James Monroe Biard
Date of birth: October 24, 1834
Date of death: May 5, 1901
Terms of Service top
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Jan 11, 1887 - Jan 8, 1889
Biardstown / Lamar
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 sketch, pp. 80-81. Birth date 10/24/1837. Mentioned in biographical sketch of son-in-law, W.R. Wood, p. 918.
Biographical Souvenir of the State of Texas, Containing Biographical Sketches of the Representative Public, and Many Early Settled Families, 1889.
- Portrait and biographical sketch, James M. Biard, pp. 109-110. Born 10/24/1834 in Limestone County, Alabama.
Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
- Rev. James M. Biard, birth date 10/24/1834, death date 5/5/1901, burial in Evergreen Cemetery, Paris, Lamar County. Includes excerpts from Biard's journal and obituary in The Bonham News, 5/10/1901.
The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, Texas, Betsy Mills & Ron Brothers, On-Line Edition (Paris, TX: ReBroMa Press), 2008.
- James M. Biard, birth date 10/24/1834, death date 5/5/1901, burial in Evergreen Cemetery, Paris, Lamar County. Includes biographical sketch.
Find a Grave.
- Biographical information and description of donation of Biard home to Lamar County Historical Society, "Log Cabin Moved to Heritage Park Site," 6/21/2001, pp. 1-2.
- Death notice, "Rev. J.M. Biard died at Paris . . . and was formerly a member of the legislature." The Democrat (McKinney, Texas), 5/16/1901, p. 1, crediting Collin County Genealogical Society.
Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
Committee Information top
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