Obituary, John L. Lovejoy and Col. J.L. Doggett, "Neighbors for Half a Century Die Same Day," 4/24/1921, p. 11. Doggett "was one time flotorial representative from Collin and Denton counties.
Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
Obituary and photo, "Col. J.L. Doggett, Prominent Citizen Called by Death," The Weekly Democrat-Gazette (McKinney, Texas), 4/28/1921, p. 6, crediting Collin County Genealogical Society. Doggett "was elected as Flotorial Representative to the State Legislature from the counties of Collin and Denton, serving one term as such as he received the appointment from President Grover Cleveland as Internal Revenue Collector for the Northern District of Texas with headquarters in Dallas." Born 3/6/1848 near Fredericksburg, in Stafford County, Virginia.
Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
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