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James Callan James Callan
Full Name: James Callan
Date of birth: October 24, 1863
Date of death: January 23, 1934

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 95 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th (1)   Democrat Menardville / Menard   Coke, Crockett, Edwards, Irion, Kimble, Menard, Runnels, Schleicher, Sterling, Sutton, Tom Green

(1) City of Menard formerly known as Menardville. Handbook of Texas Online.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 43rd Legislature, 2nd C.S., 2/8/1934, p. 92. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Brief biographical sketch, James Callan, p. 147. Born 10/24/1863 at Camp Colorado, Texas. Texas State Government: A Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Other Resources
  • James Callan, birth date 10/24/1863, death date 1/23/1934 in Menard, Menard County. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Jim Callan, "Pioneer Ranchman of Texas, Former Solon, Dies at Menard Home," 1/23/1934, p. 8, "served two terms in the Texas House." Longview News-Journal.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. James Callan, 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  
    Contingent Expenses  
    Irrigation (Chair) 
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    Stock and Stockraising  

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