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Joseph Davis Joseph Davis
Full Name: Joseph Green Davis
Date of birth: July 28, 1844
Date of death: October 10, 1929

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 38 Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895 23rd (1)   Democrat Gladstone / Walker   Montgomery, Trinity, Walker
(1) Gladstone post office closed in 1909. Handbook of Texas Online.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, pp. 2225-2226. Relatives: Joseph Green Davis - father; Wilbur Claud Davis - son. A History of Texas and Texans, 1914.
  • Other Resources
  • Joseph Green Davis - born in 1844 in Alabama; father, David Davis; mother, Mary Blackman. FamilySearch.
  • Mentioned in "A Historical Overview of Shiro, Texas," Shiro Preservation Socieity, RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Interment in Shiro Cemetery, Shiro, Grimes County, TX; birth date 7/28/1844; death date 10/10/1929. TXGenWeb Project.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Joseph Davis, 23rd Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Photograph. Joseph Davis, 23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, east wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members by Journeay (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    23rd R.S. - 1893
    Contingent Expenses  
    Irrigation  
    Penitentiaries  
     

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