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us: Sayers, Joseph Draper, 1841-1929


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    • us: Sayers, Mr. (Joseph Draper), 1841-1929
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1841-09-23
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1929-05-15
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Grenada (Miss.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Austin (Tex.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Bastrop (Tex.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Bastrop Military Institute
        • Affiliation Start: 1852
        • Affiliation End: 1860
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Texas. Legislature. Senate
        • Affiliation Start: 1873
        • Affiliation End: 1874
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. House
        • Affiliation Start: 1885
        • Affiliation End: 1899
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Texas. Governor
        • Affiliation Start: 1899
        • Affiliation End: 1903
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Texas. Industrial Accident Board
        • Affiliation Start: 1913
        • Affiliation End: 1915
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Soldiers
          (lcsh) Lawyers
            (lcsh) Legislators
              (lcsh) Governors
          • Related Terms

            • us: Texas. Governor (1899-1903 : Sayers)
          • Sources

            • found: Additional Capitol police, 1894: p. 1 (Mr. Sayers, from the Committee on Appropriations)
            • found: Biog. dir. of the U.S. Cong. online, viewed May 20, 2010 (Sayers, Joseph Draper, a Representative from Tex.; b. Sept. 23, 1841; d. May 15, 1929; in Cong., Mar.4, 1885, until his resignation on Jan. 16, 1899; gov. of Tex., 1899-1903)
            • found: Handbook of Texas Online, May 24, 2016: (Joseph Draper Sayers, born at Grenada, Miss.; moved to Bastrop, Tex.; attended Bastrop Military Institute, 1852-1860; joined Fifth Regiment, C.S.A.; admission to bar in 1866; chairman of the state Industrial Accident Board, 1913-1915)
            • found: Texas State Library and Archives Commission, Portraits of Texas Governors web page, May 24, 2016: (Joseph D. Sayers died in Austin, May 15, 1929)
            • found: Legislative Reference Library of Texas, Governors of Texas, 1846-present web page, May 24, 2016: (Joseph D. Sayers, member, Texas Senate, 1873-1874; Lt. Governor, Jan. 21, 1879-Jan. 18, 1881)
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            • 2010-05-20: new
            • 2016-05-25: revised
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