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W. J. Aiken William James Aiken
Full Name: William James Aiken
Date of birth: July 12, 1859
Date of death: March 27, 1936

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 97 Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th   Democrat Lipan / Hood   Erath, Hood, Somervell
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • William James Aiken, birth date 7/12/1859, death date 3/27/1936, burial in Evergreen Cemetery, Lipan, Hood County. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, "Funeral Services for W.J. Aiken Held Saturday at Lipan," 4/3/1936, p. 11. "Twelve years ago he served two years in the State legislature, representing Erath and Hood counties in that capacity." Stephenville Empire-Tribune.
  • 37th Legislature (1921) - W.J. Aiken, postoffice Lipan, nativity S.C., age 61 (born circa 1860), 51 years in Texas, stock farmer and banker, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. W. J. Aiken, 37th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 37th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    37th R.S. - 1921
    Banks and Banking  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Municipal and Private Corporations  

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