J.N. Rushing

James N. Rushing

Full Name: James N. Rushing
Date of birth: December 25, 1843
Date of death: October 1, 1907

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 47 Jan 9, 1883 - Jan 13, 1885 18th (1)   Democrat Terrell / Kaufman   Kaufman

(1) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Eighteenth Legislature of Texas, 1883.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

Other Resources

  • Death notice, "Prominent Weatherford Citizen Dies of Heart Failure," 10/2/1907, p. 5. Abilene Semi-Weekly Reporter, .
  • Census of 1870 - Jas. N. Rushing, Kaufman, Kaufman County, age 26, born circa 1844, merchant, in household with Julia Rushing.
    Census of 1880 - James N. Rushing, Terrell, Kaufmann County, age 36, born circa 1844 in Texas, grocery merchant, wife Juliett E.
    Census of 1900 - James N. Rushing, Baird Town, Callahan County, age 57, born December 1843 in Texas, stockraiser, wife Julia.
    FamilySearch. 1870 1880 1900
  • J.N. Rushing, birth date 12/25/1843, death date 10/1/1907, burial in City Greenwood Cemetery, Weatherford, Parker County. Includes obituary from Baird, Callahan County. Find a Grave.
  • Description of legislative service, "The Town of Terrell," 4/26/1884, p. 2. Notice of relocation, 7/31/1884, p. 5. "Mr. J.N. Rushing of Terrell has purchased a residence in Baird and will make this place his future home." Fort Worth Daily Gazette.


  • Photograph. J.N. Rushing, 18th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

18th R.S. - 1883
County Government and County Finance  
Private Land Claims  
Public Roads, Bridges and Ferries  

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