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A.J. Bell Andrew Jackson Bell
Full Name: Andrew Jackson Bell
Date of birth: August 25, 1867
Date of death: December 1, 1928

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 88 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th   Democrat Karnes City / Karnes   Atascosa, Karnes, Live Oak, Wilson
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, A.J. Bell, pp. 138-139. Born 8/25/1867 in Leon County. Texas State Government: A Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Biographical sketch, Hon. Andrew J. Bell, Volume I, pp. 449-451. Elected in 1896 to represent the counties of Karnes, Wilson, Atascosa and Live Oak, 25th Legislature. A Twentieth Century History of Southwest Texas Illustrated, 1907.
  • Other Resources
  • Andrew Jackson Bell, birth date 8/25/1867, death date 12/1/1928 in Brownsville, Cameron County, attorney. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Andrew Jackson Bell (1867-1928), burial in Mission Burial Park South, San Antonio, Bexar County. Find a Grave.
  • Death notice, "A.J. Bell Dies Suddenly in Brownsville, Texas," Aransas Pass Progress, 12/7/1928, p. 1, crediting Ed & Hazel Richmond Public Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Death notice, "Sudden Death of A.J. Bell Saddens Victoria Friends," 12/4/1928, p. 1. Prominent San Antonio attorney, "Mr. Bell was a resident of Karnes County for many years. He was county attorney of that county for one term and also represented it for one term in the Legislature." Victoria Advocate.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. A.J. Bell, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 25th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  

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