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Frank Templeton Frank Templeton
Full Name: James Franklin "Frank" Templeton
Date of birth: April 25, 1843
Date of death: April 24, 1907

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 25 Jan 11, 1881 - Jan 9, 1883 17th (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Jacksonville / Cherokee   Cherokee
(1) For the 25th district: "Templeton, greenback democrat and independent labor candidate" received 1242 votes, p. 1, 11/6/1880. Galveston Daily News.
(2) Templeton, independent greenbacker, was elected to the legislature from this county over Guinn, democratic nominee, p. 1, 11/24/1880. Galveston Daily News.
(3) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Seventeenth Legislature of Texas, 1881.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 30th Legislature, 1st C.S., 4/26/1907, pp. 101-102. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch. TXGenWeb Project.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army. Biographical sketch and portrait, pp. 203-204. Texans Who Wore the Gray, 1907.
  • Other Resources
  • Frank Templeton, birth date 4/25/1843, death date 4/24/1907, interment in Jacksonville City Cemetery, Jacksonville. Find a Grave.
  • Mentioned in HOGG, THOMAS ELISHA (1842-1880). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Frank Templeton, 17th Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 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
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