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J.J. Swann Julian J. Swann
Full Name: Julian J. Swann
Date of birth: May 7, 1851
Date of death: January 2, 1910

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 11 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Marlin / Falls   Falls, McLennan, Milam

(1) 2-year term; entire Senate went up for reelection in 1902 due to redistricting. Act approved Sep. 6, 1901, 27th Leg., 1st C.S., ch. 6, Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950, 1950.
(2) 27th Legislature - Roll of Senators-elect, oath of office administered, 1/8/1901, pp. 1-2. Senate Journal.
(3) Under "served in former sessions," notes "16th, House." No Swann listed in House Journal, 16th Legislature, Regular Session and 1st Called Session. Texas Legislative Manual.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 43rd Legislature, 1st C.S. - Memorial Service for Barry Miller, 10/10/1933, pp. 305-306. Listed as a Senator from the 26th or 27th Legislatures "among those who are now dead." Senate Journal.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, J.J. Swann, p. 662. Born 5/7/1851 in White Plains, Greene County, Georgia. A Memorial and Biographical History of McLennan, Falls, Bell and Coryell Counties, Texas, 1893.
  • Biographical sketch, Julian J. Swann, pp. 64-65. Born 5/7/1851 in White Plains, Georgia. The Twenty-Seventh Legislature and State Administration of Texas, 1901.
  • Biographical sketch, Julian J. Swann, from "Families of Falls County," compiled and edited by the Falls County Historical Commission, page 439 column 2 and page 440 column 1. Submitted by Cathy Millburn. Falls County. TXGenWeb Project.
  • Other Resources
  • Julian J. Swann, born 1850 in Greesboro, Georgia; death date 1/2/1910 in Chilton, Falls County, Texas; lawyer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Julian J. Swann, death date 1/2/1910, burial in Chilton Cemetery, Falls County. Find a Grave.
  • Death notice, "Well Known Citizen of Chilton, Tex., Dead: Ex-State Senator J.J. Swann, Father of Mrs. Geo. C. McDonald Passed Away," Semi-Weekly Courier-Times (Tyler), 1/8/1910, p. 7, crediting Dolph Briscoe Center for American History. Report from Dallas News. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J.J. Swann, 27th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 27th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, north wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    27th R.S. - 1901
    Agricultural Affairs (Chair) 
    Agricultural and Mechanical College, Prairie View State Normal and Industrial College, Sam Houston Normal Institute and the State Orphan Home, to Visit  
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Public Health  
    Public Printing  
    State Penitentiaries  
    Towns and City Corporations  

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