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Perry J. Lewis Perry J. Lewis
Full Name: Perry J. Lewis
Date of birth: December 7, 1864
Date of death: January 23, 1933

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 24 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 8, 1901 26th (4)   25th (3)   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bandera, Bexar, Gillespie, Kendall, Kerr, Medina
S 24 Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 12, 1897 24th (2)   23rd (1)   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar Senate President Pro Tem, Regular Session.   Bandera, Bexar, Gillespie, Kendall, Kerr, Medina
(1) 23rd Legislature - 1/10/1893, p. 1, All 31 Senators are listed in Roll Call on First Day; 1/11/1893, p. 5, Resolution by Sen. Cranford that the Senators shall now be divided by lot into two classes: Drew term of 4 years. Senate Journal .
(2) 24th Legislature - 1/8/1895, p. 1, listed in "roll of hold over senators." Senate Journal .
(3) 25th Legislature - 1/12/1897, p. 1, listed in "roll of Senators-elect." Senate Journal .
(4) 26th Legislature - 1/10/1899, p. 1, listed in "roll of hold-over Senators." Senate Journal .
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • SR 24, 43rd Legislature, Regular Session, p. 126. Resolutions - Memorial .
  • 43rd Legislature, 1st C.S. - Memorial Service for Barry Miller, 10/10/1933, pp. 305-306. Listed as a Senator from the 26th or 27th Legislatures "among those who are now dead." Senate Journal .
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketches of members of the 25th Legislature, Texas State Government: a Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment 1897.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Perry J. Lewis, 23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Perry J. Lewis, 24th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Perry J. Lewis, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Perry J. Lewis, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 23rd session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, north wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 24th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, east wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 25th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, east wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 26th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, east wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    26th R.S. - 1899
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Federal Relations  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Labor (Chair) 
    Military Affairs  
    Rules  
    State Asylums  
    State Penitentiaries  
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Confederate Home and Southwestern Insane Asylum, Special  
    Federal Relations  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1 (Chair) 
    Penitentiaries  
    Public Lands  
    Rules  
    24th R.S. - 1895
    Civil Code, Special  
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Constitutional Amendments (Chair) 
    Federal Relations  
    Insurance, Statistics and History  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Military Affairs  
    Mining and Irrigation  
    Penitentiaries  
    Public Health  
    Public Lands  
    Rules  
    State Asylums  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    23rd R.S. - 1893
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Education  
    Engrossed Bills  
    Frontier Protection (Chair) 
    General Land Office  
    General Land Office, Joint Committee to investigate the  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Penitentiaries  
    Public Lands  
    Rules for Impeachment Proceeding  
    State Affairs  
    State Asylums  
    Town and City Corporations  
     

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