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Lochlin Johnson Farrar Lochlin Johnson Farrar
Full Name: Lochlin Johnson Farrar
Date of birth: December 27, 1837
Date of death: July 16, 1902

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 15 Jan 9, 1883 - Jan 11, 1887 19th (1)   18th (2) (3)   Democrat Groesbeck / Limestone   Freestone, Limestone, Navarro
H 9 Jan 13, 1874 - Apr 18, 1876 14th (4) (5)   Democrat Groesbeck / Limestone   Freestone, Limestone, Navarro
(1) Democrat, p. 163. Burke's Texas Almanac and Immigrants' Handbook for 1885, 1885.
(2) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Eighteenth Legislature of Texas, 1883.
(3) 18th Legislature, 1/10/1883, p. 1, All Senators except District 3 and 21 are listed in Roll Call as taking the oath of office; pp. 5-6, Resolution by Sen. Gooch that the Senators shall now be divided by lot into two classes: Drew term of 4 years. Senate Journal.
(4) Springfield, Limestone County. Directory of the Members and Officers of the Fourteenth Legislature of the State of Texas . . ., 1874.
(5) Groesbeck, Limestone County (14th, 18th, and 19th Legislatures). Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 27th Legislature, 1st C.S., 8/13/1901, p. 17. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • FARRAR, LOCHLIN JOHNSON (1837-1901). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government for 1885, 19th Legislature, 1885.
  • Biography, p. 241. Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83, 1883.
  • Other Resources
  • Lochlin Johnson Farrar, birth date 12/28/1837, death date 7/16/1902, interment in Faulkenberry Cemetery, Groesbeck, Limestone County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Lochlin Johnson Farrar, 14th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Lochlin Johnson Farrar, 18th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Lochlin Johnson Farrar, 19th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 18th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber vestibule, east wall. 2E.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 19th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber vestibule, east wall. 2E.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 14th session composite photo of Senate and House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    19th R.S. - 1885
    Agricultural and Mechanical College at Bryan, Prairie View Normal School, and Sam Houston Normal School at Huntsville (Chair) 
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Education  
    Frontier Protection  
    Insurance, Statistics and History  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Penitentiaries  
    Roads and Bridges  
    State Asylums (Chair) 
    18th R.S. - 1883
    Contingent Expenses  
    County and County Boundaries  
    Federal Relations  
    Frontier Protection  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Lunatic Asylum (Chair) 
    Military Affairs  
    Roads and Bridges  
    State Asylums (Chair) 
    14th R.S. - 1874
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Finance  
    Impeachment Managers, Judge William Chambers, 1st Judicial District  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Private Land Claims (Chair) 
    Texas Central Railroad  
    Treasurer's Office  
     

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