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J.B. Doyle James Bishop Doyle
Full Name: James Bishop Doyle
Date of birth: May 17, 1848
Date of death: December 5, 1922

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 13 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th   Democrat Slidell / Wise   Cooke, Denton, Wise
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, p. 261. Biographical Souvenir of the State of Texas, Containing Biographical Sketches of the Representative Public, and Many Early Settled Families, 1889.
  • "Jas. B. Doyle, Formerly of Slidell, Died at Decatur; Was Pioneer of This County," 12/11/1922, p. 1. Account of his life published by the Wise County Messenger: "He served Wise, Denton and Montague Counties two terms as flotorial representative in the state, making a splendid record in that body." Denton Record-Chronicle.
  • Brief biographical sketch, James B. Doyle, p. 202. Born 5/17/1819 in Lee County, Virginia. The Twenty-Seventh Legislature and State Administration of Texas, 1901.
  • Other Resources
  • James Bishop Doyle, birth date 5/17/1848, death date 12/5/1922, burial in Oaklawn Cemetery, Decatur, Wise County, headstone with Louisa Jane. Find a Grave.
  • Doyle, James Bishop, birth date 5/17/1848, death date 12/5/1922, Oaklawn Cemetery, headstone with Louisa Jane. Wise County Cemeteries, 2001. Wise County Cemeteries
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J.B. Doyle, 27th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 27th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    27th R.S. - 1901
    Agricultural Affairs Subcommittee on the Beeville Experimental Station  
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Private Land Claims  
    Representative Districts  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    State Affairs  

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