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J.W. Eckols J.W. Eckols
Full Name: John William Eckols
Date of birth: April 30, 1839
Date of death: January 7, 1903

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 84 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th (1) (2)   Populist Luling / Gonzales   Gonzales
(1) Home post office Luling (in Caldwell County.) Texas Legislative Manual.
(2) Included on roster of members of the 26th Legislature as a Populist, p. 57. Texas Legislative Manual.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • ECKOLS, JOHN WILLIAM (1839-1903). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J.W. Eckols, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 26th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Other Resources
  • John William Eckols interment in Harris Chapel Cemetery, Belmont, Gonzales County, TX. Birth date 4/30/1839; death date 1/7/1903. Find a Grave.
  • Echols family message board post: "My great-great grandfather was John William Eckols who lived in Gonzales, was a County Commissioner and state representative from there until about the time of his death in 1903." RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Committee Informationtop
    26th R.S. - 1899
    Military Affairs  
    Public Printing  

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