James Washington Reese
Full Name: James Washington Reese, Sr.
Date of birth: August 13, 1866
Date of death: February 27, 1953
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Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905
Royse City / Rockwall
J.W. Reece, Royse, Rockwall County. "Members of the Twenty-Eighth Legislature, House of Representatives," 11/9/1902, p. 24.
Galveston Daily News
ROYSE CITY, TEXAS. "Royse City is on State Highway 66 five miles northeast of Rockwall in the northeastern corner of Rockwall County."
Handbook of Texas Online
J.W. Reese, Rockwall, Rockwall County.
Rockwall, Rockwall County.
Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004
Texas Legislative Manual
Year Book for Texas, Volume II
Biographical Notes and Resources top
- Biographical sketch of James Washington Reese and history of the Reese home, 602 S. Goliad in Rockwall, built in 1912 for James Reese and his family.
Rockwall Alive, 2004.
- Memorial, May 1953, p. 357. James W. Reese, Sr., died at the family home, Rockwall, Texas. Survived by wife Amy Frances Pool, married in 1899.
Texas Bar Journal.
- Census of 1900 - James W. Reese, Royse town, Rockwall County, age 32, born August 1868 in Texas, dry goods merchant, wife Amie F.
Census of 1910 - James W. Reese, Rockwall County, age 41, farmer and attorney, wife Amy.
- James Washington Reese, birth date 8/13/1866 in Rockwall County; death date 2/27/1953 in Rockwall, Rockwall County; farming, retired.
FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
- Judge J.W. Reese (1866-1953), burial in Rockwall Memorial Cemetery, Rockwall County, with spouse Amy F. Reese (1880-1961).
Find a Grave.
J.W. Reece, 28th Legislature, State Preservation Board
Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
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