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John McComb John Evans McComb
Full Name: John Evans McComb
Date of birth: August 5, 1848
Date of death: October 10, 1926

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 34 Jan 11, 1881 - Jan 9, 1883 17th (1) (2)   Democrat Montgomery / Montgomery   Harris, Montgomery
H 34 Jan 14, 1879 - Jan 11, 1881 16th (3)   Democrat Montgomery / Montgomery   Harris, Montgomery
H 34 Apr 18, 1876 - Jan 14, 1879 15th   Democrat Montgomery / Montgomery   Harris, Montgomery
(1) Democrat, 11/17/1880, p. 2. Galveston Daily News.
(2) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Seventeenth Legislature of Texas, 1881.
(3) Democrat, 1/14/1879, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, p. 545. Biographical Souvenir of the State of Texas, Containing Biographical Sketches of the Representative Public, and Many Early Settled Families, 1889.
  • MCCOMB, JOHN EVANS (1848-?). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch, pp. 98-99. Sketches of Legislators and State Officers, Fifteenth Legislature, 1876-1878, 1876.
  • Biographical sketch, p. 261. Texas Legislative Manual, 1879-80, 1879.
  • Photo and biographical sketch, pp. 196-199. Birth date 8/3/1848. Types of Successful Men of Texas, 1890.
  • Other Resources
  • John Evans McComb, birth date 8/5/1848, death date 10/10/1926. Certificate of death lists full name as Judge John Evans McComb, occupation: Lawyer--U.S. Dist. Attorney. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. John McComb, 15th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. John McComb, 17th Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 15th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • 17th session composite photo of House members (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    17th R.S. - 1881
    Judiciary No. 2 (Chair) 
    Penitentiaries  
    Rules  
    Senatorial and Representative Districts  
    16th R.S. - 1879
    Assessment and Collection of Taxes  
    Code of Criminal Procedure, Select  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Education  
    Finance  
    Funeral and Remains of the Late Honorable Gustave Schleicher  
    Judiciary No. 2 (Chair) 
    New Judiciary Article to the Constitution  
    Reduction of Expenses in Departments, Select  
    15th R.S. - 1876
    Assessment and Collection of Taxes  
    Capitol Grounds, Accounts of Superintendent F. Voigt (Chair) 
    Finance  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Privileges and Elections  
    State Asylums  
     

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