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J.R. Gough

J.R. Gough
Full Name: James Rowland Gough
Birth date: December 31, 1860
Death date: November 19, 1916

Terms of Service

  • Senate, 26th (2) & 25th (1) Legislatures
    1/12/1897 - 1/8/1901
    Democrat
    Senate President Pro Tem, Ad Interim and 1st C.S.
  • House, 24th Legislature
    1/8/1895 - 1/12/1897
    Democrat
  • House, 23rd Legislature
    1/10/1893 - 1/8/1895
    Democrat
  • House, 22nd Legislature
    1/13/1891 - 1/10/1893
    Democrat
(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

Resolutions and Journal entries

  • 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 .

Photographs

Other Resources

  • Certificate of Death lists "James Roland Gough", birth date 12/31/1860, death date 11/19/1916. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 2009.
  • Portrait, headstone photos, and burial information. Interment in Pecan Grove Cemetery, McKinney, Collin County, TX. Birth year 1860; death year 1916. Find a Grave .
  • Senator J.R. Gough - Interment in Pecan Grove Cemetery, Collin County (from Cemeteries of Collin County, Texas, by Joy Gough). Genealogy Friends of Plano Libraries, Inc. 2009.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Representative Men of Texas, 22nd Legislature 1892.
  • J.R. Gough portrait and biographical sketch. Relatives: James Rowland Gough - nephew; James F. Rowland - uncle. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Representative Men of Texas, 22nd Legislature 1892.
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