Jesse Jenkins

Jesse Jenkins

Full Name: Jesse Jenkins
Date of birth: January 1832
Date of death: December 4, 1889

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 40 Jan 8, 1889 - Dec 4, 1889 21st (1) (2)   Democrat Meridian / Bosque   Bosque, Erath, Hood, Somervell

(1) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(2) 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

  • Death notice, Honorable Jesse Jenkins of Bosque County, "Death of a Representative," 12/8/1889, p. 3. Austin Statesman.
  • Jesse Jenkins, birth date January 1832 in North Carolina; death date 12/4/1889 in Meridian, Texas; burial in Sunset Cemetery, Shelby, Cleveland County, North Carolina. Find a Grave.
  • Jesse Jenkins, Democrat, lawyer, age 50 in 1889, born in North Carolina. Legislative Reference Library Card File.
  • Obituary, "Death of Major Jesse Jenkins: His Remains Carried from Meridian, Texas, to Shelby—The Funeral," The Charlotte Observer (Charlotte, North Carolina), 12/10/1889, p. 1. "Died at his home in Meridian, Texas, on Wednesday last (death date 12/4/1889)." Newspapers.com.

Photographs

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

21st R.S. - 1889
Internal Improvements  
Judiciary No. 1  
Mining and Minerals  

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