John Christian Speckels
Full Name: John Christian Speckels
Date of birth: September 20, 1847
Date of death: December 2, 1935
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Resolutions and Journal entries
- 44th Legislature, 3rd C.S., 10/20/1936, p. 279. " . . . elected, on the republican ticket as representative from Fayette County, to the Twenty-fourth Legislature."
Resolutions - Memorial.
- Biographical sketch, Hon. J.C. Speckels, pp. 293-294. "February 9, 1871, he was married to Miss Pauline Aschen of Waldeck and established himself as a farmer near Warrenton . . . Hon. J. C. Speckels [still] resides at his old home near Warrenton.
Fayette County, Her History and Her People, 1902.
- Obituary, "Hon. J.C. Speckels Died at Family Home Monday--Aged 88 Yrs.," La Grange Journal, 12/5/1935, p. 1, crediting Fayette Public Library, Museum and Archives.
Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
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