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James Walter Barclay James Walter Barclay
Full Name: James W. Barclay, Sr.
Date of birth: February 11, 1816
Date of death: November 14, 1871

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 3 Nov 2, 1863 - Aug 6, 1866 10th     Woodville / Tyler   Hardin, Tyler
H 34 Nov 4, 1861 - Nov 2, 1863 9th     Woodville / Tyler   Galveston
H 34 Nov 7, 1859 - Feb 9, 1861 8th (1)     Woodville / Tyler   Tyler

(1) Benjamin F. Ross, in special election 3/9/1861, sworn 3/18/1861, succeeded James Barclay, resigned after Called Session. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 62nd Legislature, R.S., HSR 90. Birth date 3/31/1891, death date 11/28/1970. Relatives: John Thomas Lindsey - grandson; James Walter Barclay - grandfather. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • BARCLAY, JAMES (1816-1871). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Other Resources
  • David Lindsey mentioned in The James Barclay Story, as 'other kin and friends of James Barclay.' Dave Lindsey was the brother of James Oliver Lindsey, James Barclay's son-in-law and the father of John Thomas Lindsey. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Family group sheet lists date of death as 12/14/1873. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Portrait. Texas Album of the Eighth Legislature, 1860.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. James Walter Barclay, 8th Legislature, Texas Album of the Eighth Legislature
  • Committee Informationtop
    10th R.S. - 1863
    Contingent Expenses  
    Indian Affairs  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    8th R.S. - 1859
    Contingent Expenses  
    Public Buildings  
    Public Debt  
    Retrenchment and Reform  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  

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