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F.R. Wallace Finis R. Wallace
Full Name: Finis R. Wallace
Date of birth: April 8, 1850
Date of death: December 8, 1926

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 78 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th (1)   Democrat Johnson Station / Tarrant   Tarrant

(1) ARLINGTON, TX. Johnson Station post office closed in 1905. Handbook of Texas Online.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Obituary, Finis R. Wallace, "Funeral for Tarrant County Pioneer Held," 12/9/1926, p. 24. Death date Wednesday, 12/8/1926. "Wallace, a native of Missouri . . . represented the Seventy-eighth district in the State Legislature in 1897 and 1898." Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
  • Brief biographical sketch, F.B. [sic] Wallace, Johnson Station, p. 151. Born 4/8/1850 in Warrensburg, Missouri. Texas State Government: A Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1880 - T.R. [F.R.] Wallace, Johnsons Station, Tarrant County, age 30, born circa 1850 in Missouri, farming, wife Martha E.
    Census of 1900 - F. Wallace, District 7, Precinct 2, Tarrant County, age 50, born April 1850 in Missouri, farmer, wife Minnie.
    Census of 1910 - Finis R. Wallace, Arlington Ward 1, Tarrant County, age 60, born circa 1850 in Missouri, real estate agent, wife Minnie. FamilySearch. 1880 1900 1910
  • F.R. Wallace (April 1850 - December 1926), burial in Arlington Cemetery, Arlington, Tarrrant County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. F.R. Wallace, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 25th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Stock and Stockraising  
    Towns and City Corporations  

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