J.F. Rowland

James Franklin Rowland

Full Name: James Franklin Rowland
Date of birth: April 1, 1831
Date of death: September 8, 1922

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 33 Jan 13, 1891 - Jan 10, 1893 22nd (1)   Democrat Richardson / Dallas   Dallas
H 33 Jan 8, 1889 - Jan 13, 1891 21st (2) (3) (4)   Democrat Richardson / Dallas   Dallas

(1) J.T. Rowland, Richardson. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(2) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(3) Democrat. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 21st Legislature, 1889.
(4) Roster of Representatives of the 21st Legislature, "Twenty-First Legislature: Members of the House, Address, Occupation and Politics," Galveston Daily News, 1/5/1889, p. 2, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

Other Resources

  • James Franklin Rowland, birth date 4/1/1831 in Trousdale, Tennessee; death date 9/8/1922 in Richardson, Dallas County, Texas; farming; son of Robt. M. Rowland and Mary Elizabeth Kearley. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • James F. Rowland (1831-1922), burial in Rowlett Creek Cemetery, Plano, Collin County. Find a Grave.
  • J.F. Rowland, Democrat, farmer, age 58 in 1891, born in Tennessee. Legislative Reference Library Card File.
  • James F. Rowland. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Death notice, James Franklin Rowland, "Pioneer Dies at Age of Ninety-One Years," The Plano Star-Courier, 9/15/1922, p. 1, crediting Collin County Genealogical Society. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).


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Committee Information top

22nd R.S. - 1891
Military Affairs  
Public Building and Grounds  
State Affairs  
21st R.S. - 1889
County Government and County Finances  
Internal Improvements  
Judicial Districts  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
State Affairs  

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