David Jasper Neill

Full Name: David Jasper "Dave" Neill
Date of birth: March 25, 1857
Date of death: June 28, 1937

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 108 Jan 14, 1919 - Jan 1, 1920 36th (1)   Democrat Gorman / Eastland   Callahan, Eastland
H 108 Jan 9, 1917 - Jan 14, 1919 35th   Democrat Gorman / Eastland   Callahan, Eastland

(1) Don H. Biggers, in special election 2/21/1920, sworn 5/20/1920, succeeded Dave J. Neill, resigned. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches


  • Photograph. D.J. Neill, 36th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. T.D. Neill, 35th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

36th R.S. - 1919
Cotton Pricing  
Oil, Gas, and Mining  
Revenue and Taxation (Chair) 
Stock and Stock Raising  
35th R.S. - 1917
Constitutional Amendments  
Revenue and Taxation (Chair) 
Senatorial Districts  
Stock and Stock Raising (Vice Chair) 

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