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J.W. Gill John William Gill
Full Name: John William Gill, Sr.
Date of birth: May 17, 1870
Date of death: January 24, 1953

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 73 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas

(1) Dallas County. House Journal.
(2) Lisbon, Dallas County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) Dallas. Texas Legislative Manual.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • John William Gill, Sr., birth date 5/17/1870, death date 1/24/1953, portrait, biographical sketch ("In 1898 he was elected to the State Legislature from Dallas County"), burial in Lisbon Cemetery, Dallas. Find a Grave.
  • Other Resources
  • Obituary, "John William Gill Dies in Arlington," 1/25/1953, part III, p. 12. "He served as legislator from Dallas in the twenty-sixth Legislature in 1899." Dallas Morning News.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J.W. Gill, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 26th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    26th R.S. - 1899
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