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 profile

J.L. Wolfe J.A.L. Wolfe
Full Name: J. A. L. Wolfe
Date of birth: December 1856
Date of death: May 16, 1922

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 35 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909 30th   Democrat Sherman / Grayson   Grayson
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Census of 1900 - J.A.L. Wolfe, Sherman, Grayson County, age 44, birth date December 1856 in Missouri, lawyer, wife Sallie E., daughters Mary Lee and Gladys. FamilySearch.
  • J.A.L. "Jay" Wolfe, birth year 1856, death date 5/16/1922, photo and obituary, burial in West Hill Cemetery, Sherman, Grayson County, second spouse Sallie Ellis Hickman Wolfe. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, "Judge J.A.L. Wolfe Dies at Sherman: Former County Judge of Collin County," and "Local Bar Honors Memory of Wolfe," 5/17/1922, p. 1. Elected Collin County Judge in 1884 and served one term. McKinney Courier-Gazette.
  • Brief vignettes on members of the 30th Legislature, "Kodaks by the Chaplain," The Houston Post, 5/12/1907, p. 6, col. 6. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Judge J.A.L. Wolfe, candidate for State Legislature in Grayson County, "Former Collin Citizen: Praise for Judge Wolfe Formerly of This City," The Democrat-Gazette (McKinney, Texas), 7/26/1906, p. 1, crediting the Collin County Genealogical Society. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Obituary, "Judge Wolfe Dies Suddenly at His Home," Sherman Daily Democrat, 5/16/1922, p. 1. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • 30th Legislature (1907) - J.A.L. Wolfe, postoffice Sherman, nativity Missouri, age 50 (born circa 1857), lawyer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J.L. Wolfe, 30th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 30th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    30th R.S. - 1907
    Common Carriers  
    Private Corporations  
    Reforms in Civil and Criminal Procedure  
    Senator Bailey, Investigate  

    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.