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J.E. Yantis James E. Yantis
Full Name: James E. Yantis
Date of birth: April 13, 1856
Date of death: December 1, 1918

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 11 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 8, 1901 26th (2)   25th (1)   Democrat Waco / McLennan   Falls, McLennan, Milam
(1) 25th Legislature - 1/12/1897, p. 1, listed in "roll of Senators-elect." Senate Journal .
(2) 26th Legislature - 1/10/1899, p. 1, listed in "roll of hold-over Senators." Senate Journal .
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch and portrait, James E. Yantis, Associate Justice, Texas Supreme Court, 1915-1918. Justices of Texas, 1836-1986 (Tarlton Law Library, The University of Texas at Austin) 2004.
  • Biographical sketches of members of the 25th Legislature, Texas State Government: a Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment 1897.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. James E. Yantis, Texas Jurists Collection
  • Photograph. J.E. Yantis, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. J.E. Yantis, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 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.
  • Other Resources
  • YANTIS, JAMES E. (1856-1918) Handbook of Texas Online .
  • Portrait, Texas Jurists, 1836 - 1936 1936.
  • Committee Informationtop
    26th R.S. - 1899
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Insurance, Statistics and History  
    Judiciary No. 2 (Chair) 
    Labor  
    Privileges and Elections  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Public Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Commerce and Manufacturing  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    General Land Office  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Mining and Irrigation  
    Privileges and Election (Chair) 
    Redistricting State Judiciary, Special  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    Rules  
    Towns and City Corporations  
     

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