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D.J. Giddings DeWitt Clinton Giddings
Full Name: DeWitt Clinton Giddings
Date of birth: January 27, 1863
Date of death: November 27, 1927

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 47 Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897 24th   Democrat Brenham / Washington   Washington
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • D.C. Giddings, Jr. House Journal.
  • 41st Legislature, R.S., 1/23/1929, p. 224. D.C. Giddings, birth date 1/27/1863, death date 11/27/1927. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, Dewitt Clinton Giddings, Volume II, p. 881. Birth date 1/27/1863 in Brenham, marriage to Carrie Bassett 1884. "For a number of years he has served as chairman of the county Democratic executive committee, and was elected in 1895 and served one term in the twenty-fourth legislature . . . " Historical Review of South-east Texas and the Founders, Leaders and Representative Men of Its Commerce, Industry and Civic Affairs, 1910.
  • Photos and biographical sketches of the Giddings Family, including Jabez Demming Giddings, member of the 11th Legislature, pp. 64-70, and D.C. Giddings, member of the 24th Legislature, pp. 79-82. Col. D.C. Giddings "admitted his son, DeWitt Clinton Giddings, to copartnership" of law firm, p. 75. Relatives: Jabez Demming Giddings - uncle, DeWitt Clinton Giddings - nephew. The History of Brenham and Washington County, 1915.
  • Other Resources
  • Dewitt Clinton Giddings, birth date 1/27/1863, death date 11/27/1927, photo, burial in Prairie Lea Cemetery, Brenham, Washington County. Find a Grave.
  • David C. Giddings, Jr. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. D.J. Giddings, 24th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 24th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 24th session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    24th R.S. - 1895
    Insurance, Statistics, and History  
    Military Affairs  
    Redistricting the State into Judicial Districts, Special  
    State Affairs  

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