J.M. Dorroh

James Madison Dorroh

Full Name: James Madison Dorroh
Date of birth: December 3, 1844
Date of death: July 31, 1910

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 24 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th   Democrat Big Sandy / Upshur   Camp, Smith, Upshur
H 25 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th   Democrat Big Sandy / Upshur   Camp, Upshur

Terms of Service top

House District 24
Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901
Legislatures: 26th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Big Sandy / Upshur
Counties in district: Camp, Smith, Upshur
House District 25
Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899
Legislatures: 25th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Big Sandy / Upshur
Counties in district: Camp, Upshur

Biographical Information top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

  • Confederate States Army, E.F. Nunn's Company 45th Mississippi Regiment, Lowrey's Brigade and Cleaborne's Division, 1862-1865. James Madison Dorroh, death date 7/31/1910 in Upshur County. Widow Mrs. Sarah P. Dorroh of Big Sandy, Upshur County, marriage date 8/19/1873 in Navarro County, Texas. Pension File No. 29121, Alabama, Texas and Virginia, U.S., Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958. Ancestry.com.

Other Resources

  • James Dorroh, Sr., death date 7/31/1910 in Big Sandy, Upshur County, merchant. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • James M. Dorroh, birth date 12/3/1844, death date 7/31/1910, burial in Chilton Cemetery, Big Sandy, Upshur County. Find a Grave.


  • Photograph. J.M. Dorroh, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. J.M. Dorroh, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

26th R.S. - 1899
Claims and Accounts  
Penitentiaries (Chair) 
Revenue and Taxation  
State Affairs  
25th R.S. - 1897
Commerce and Manufactures  
Mining and Minerals  
Public Lands and Land Office  
State Asylums  
State Asylums at Austin, Special (Chair) 

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