Legislative Reference Library of Texas About the library Site Index
Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research
Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research

LRL Home - Legislators and Leaders - Texas Legislators: Past & Present - Member profileprinter friendly versionreturn to screen view

J.V. Hutchins James V. Hutchins
Full Name: James Van Zandt Hutchins
Date of birth: June 13, 1844
Date of death: July 14, 1890

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 64 Apr 18, 1876 - Jan 14, 1879 15th   Democrat San Marcos / Hays   Caldwell, Guadalupe, Hays
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • I.V. Hutchins, Hays County. House Journal.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Portrait and biographical sketch, James Van Zandt Hutchins, birth date 6/13/1844, death date 7/14/1890. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Representative Men of Texas, 22nd Legislature, 1892.
  • Biographical sketch, pp. 132-133. Sketches of Legislators and State Officers, Fifteenth Legislature, 1876-1878, 1876.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1870 - J.V. Hutchins, San Marcos, Hays County, age 26, born circa 1844 in Mississippi, merchant, spouse Virginia.
    Census of 1880 - James V. Hutchins, San Marcos, Hays County, age 35, born circa 1845 in Mississippi, farmer, spouse Virginia, daughter Mattie. FamilySearch. 1870 1880
  • James Van Zandt Hutchins, headstone photo, burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Austin, Travis County. Find a Grave.
  • J.A. Hutchins, "Ready to make laws. . .Eighty members present (House)" (organization of the 15th Legislature), 4/19/1876, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.
  • T.V. Hutchins. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • T.V. Hutchins. Texas House of Representatives: A Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J.V. Hutchins, 15th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 15th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    15th R.S. - 1876
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    County Surveyors, Election and Compensation of  
    Enrolled Bills (Chair) 
    Public Lands and Land Office  

    This website is a work in progress. Information on this website is provided as a public service by the Legislative Reference Library. The Legislative Reference Library makes no representation as to its completeness or accuracy and makes no warranty in regard to its use. Users assume all risk of reliance on the information included on this site.

    Have a question, comment or contribution? Email the Library or call 512-463-1252.

    Many photos in Texas Legislators: Past and Present are used with permission of the Texas State Preservation Board. For permission to reproduce these photos, please contact the Texas State Preservation Board graphics coordinator at 512-475-3060.