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James Ranck
Full Name: James E. Ranck
Date of birth: 1833
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 67 Nov 2, 1863 - Aug 6, 1866 10th (1)     Fort Mason / Mason   Bandera, Edwards, Gillespie, Kerr, Kimble, Mason, Menard

(1) "In 1863 he was elected representative for Mason County to the Tenth Texas Legislature, serving through 1864. Following the war Ranck was an active member of the early Texas Republican Party . . . In January 1866 Ranck represented Mason County in the Radical Union Caucus, a subset of the Texas Republicans." Handbook of Texas Online.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • Portrait, 10th Legislature, Regular Session. House Journal.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • RANCK, JAMES E. (1833-?). "Father of Mason County," died sometime after 1888. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Other Resources
  • Mentioned in MASON, TEXAS. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Committee Informationtop
    10th R.S. - 1863
    Frontier Defense and Protection  
    Indian Affairs  
    Military Affairs  

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