J.M. Chambers

John Milton Chambers

Full Name: John Milton Chambers
Date of birth: December 2, 1859
Date of death: April 20, 1943

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 10 Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897 24th   Democrat Montague / Montague   Montague
H 10 Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895 23rd   Democrat Montague / Montague   Montague

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Death notices, John Milton Chambers, 4/21/1943, p. 10; Mrs. Mary A. Chambers, 5/25/1918, p. 16. Dallas Morning News.

Other Resources

  • John Milton Chambers and Mary Alice Shipley, parents of Nellie Chambers, birth date 8/31/1886 in Montague, Montague County.
    Census of 1900 - John M. Chambers, Montague, Montague County, age 41, born December 1859 in Ohio, lawyer, wife Mary A., daughter Nellie M.
    Census of 1910 - John M. Chambers, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, age 50, born circa 1860 in Ohio, lawyer, wife Maris A., daughter Nellie.
    Census of 1920 - John Chambers, Dallas, Dallas County, age 60, widowed, born circa 1860 in Ohio, lawyer, sister Mary Perry.
    Census of 1930 - John M. Chambers, Dallas, Dallas County, age 70, widowed, born circa 1860 in Ohio, law, father-in-law in household of Winston J. Milner, daughter Millie [Nellie] C. Milner.
    Census of 1940 - J.M. Chambers, Dallas, Dallas County, age 80, widowed, born circa 1860 in Ohio, lawyer/railway, father-in-law in household of J.W. Milner, daughter Nellie Milner. FamilySearch. 1900 1910 1920 1930 1940 Texas Births and Christenings, 1840-1981
  • John Milton Chambers, birth date 12/2/1859 in Athens, Ohio; death date 4/20/1943 in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas; retired attorney.
    Wife Mary A. Chamber, death date 5/24/1918 in Dallas; informant J.M. Chambers of Dallas. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976. John Milton Chambers Mary A. Chamber
  • John M. Chambers (1859-1943), burial in Oakland Cemetery, Dallas, Dallas County. Find a Grave.
  • 23rd Legislature (1893) - J.M. Chamber, postoffice Montague, nativity Ohio, age 33 (born circa 1860), lawyer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.


  • Photograph. J.M. Chambers, 24th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. J.M. Chambers, 23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. J.M. Chambers, 23rd Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission

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Committee Information top

24th R.S. - 1895
Civil Code, Special  
Claims and Accounts  
Constitutional Amendments (Chair) 
Judicial Districts  
State Affairs  
23rd R.S. - 1893
Constitutional Amendments  
Public Buildings and Grounds  
State Affairs  

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