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A.J. Chambers Andrew Jackson Chambers
Full Name: Andrew Jackson Chambers
Date of birth: March 13, 1833
Date of death: March 24, 1893

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 34 Jan 9, 1883 - Jan 13, 1885 18th (1)   Democrat Fort Worth / Tarrant   Tarrant

(1) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Eighteenth Legislature of Texas, 1883.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 23rd Legislature, R.S., Memorial resolution by Wilson, 1/17/1893, p. 82; Committee report and biographical sketches of Hon. C.L. Wurzbach and Hon. B.G. Selman, 4/5/1893, pp. 866-867; Motion to add the name of Hon. A.J. Chambers, 4/10/1893, pp. 917-918; Memorial service and memorial page, 4/10/1893, pp. 918-923. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, p. 257. Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83, 1883.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1880 - Andy Chambers, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, age 45, born circa 1835 in Mississippi, farmer, wife S.M. Chambers.
    Andrew J. Chambers married Sarah M. Watts 5/28/1857 in Palestine, Anderson County. Texas County Marriage Index, 1837-1977. FamilySearch. 1880
  • Death notice, "Mortuary," Galveston Daily News, March 27, 1893, p. 2. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Sarah M. Watts married Andrew Jackson Chambers, Sr. 5/28/1857 in Palestine, Anderson County. Anderson County Genealogical Society, The Tracings, Volume 20, Number 1, May 2002, p. 23. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Andrew J. Chambers (1835-1893). Tarrant County, TX, Confederate Veterans buried at Pioneers Rest Cemetery. TXGenWeb Project.
  • Born 3/13/1833 in Hinds County, MS. Tarrant County, TX, Military Records. Robert E. Lee Camp of Confederate Veterans, #158. TXGenWeb Project.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. A.J. Chambers, 18th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 18th session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, east wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    18th R.S. - 1883
    Constitutional Amendments  
    County Government and County Finance (Chair) 
    Educational Affairs  
    Judicial Districts  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Public Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    Revenue and Taxation  

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