J.W. Jones

James Warren Jones

Full Name: James Warren Jones
Date of birth: February 24, 1843
Date of death: September 16, 1902

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 9 Jan 9, 1883 - Jan 11, 1887 18th (2) (3) (4)   19th (1)   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris, Montgomery, Trinity, Walker

(1) Democrat, p. 163. Burke's Texas Almanac and Immigrants' Handbook for 1885, 1885.
(2) Elected as a democrat. Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83, 1883.
(3) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Eighteenth Legislature of Texas, 1883.
(4) 18th Legislature, Regular Session - All Senators except District 3 and 21 are listed in Roll Call as taking the oath of office, 1/9/1883, p. 2; resolution by Sen. Gooch that the Senators shall now be divided by lot into two classes, 1/10/1883, pp. 5-6; drew term of 4 years. Senate Journal. January 10, 1883 January 9, 1883

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Other Resources


  • Photograph. J.W. Jones, 19th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. J.W. Jones, 18th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

19th R.S. - 1885
Commerce and Manufactures  
Internal Improvements  
Judiciary No. 2  
Laying the Cornerstone of the New Capitol  
Penitentiaries (Chair) 
Public Buildings and Grounds  
Public Health  
Treasurer's and Comptroller's Offices  
18th R.S. - 1883
Commerce and Manufactures  
Insurance, Statistics and History (Chair) 
Internal Improvements  
Judiciary No. 2  
Public Health  
Treasurer's and Comptroller's Office  

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