Jas. Lee

James B. Lee

Full Name: James B. Lee
Date of birth: March 29, 1819
Date of death: February 4, 1901

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 3 Jan 9, 1883 - Jan 13, 1885 18th (1)   Democrat Magnolia Springs / Jasper   Jasper, Newton, Tyler

(1) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Eighteenth Legislature of Texas, 1883.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • James B. Lee, birth date 3/29/1819 in Williamsburg, Williamsburg County, South Carolina, death date 2/4/1901 in Magnolia Springs, Jasper County, Texas, spouse Minerva Swinney, residence in Jasper County (1860-1900). Durant Family Tree. Ancestry.com.
  • Census of 1860 - James Lee, Jasper County, age 41, born circa 1819 in South Carolina, in household with Minerva Lee.
    Census of 1870 - James Lee, Jasper County, age 51, born circa 1819 in South Carolina, dry goods merchant, in household with Minerva Lee.
    Census of 1880 - James Lee, Jasper County, age 61, born circa 1819 in South Carolina, dry goods merchant, wife Manerva.
    FamilySearch. 1860 1870 1880
  • James Lee, birth date 3/29/1819, death date 2/4/1901, burial in James Lee Cemetery, Magnolia Springs, Jasper County. Find a Grave.


  • Photograph. Jas. Lee, 18th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

18th R.S. - 1883
Counties and County Boundaries  
Public Buildings and Grounds  
Public Lands and Land Office  

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