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Joe Henry Eagle
Birth: Jan. 23, 1870
Tompkinsville
Monroe County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 10, 1963
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA

U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Burritt College Tennessee, in 1887, moved to Texas, taught school, served as superintendent of the city schools of Vernon, (1889-91), studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1893 and commenced to practice law in Wichita Falls, Texas. He was city attorney of Wichita Falls, (1894-95). In 1913, he was elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-third Congress and to the next three succeeding Congresses, serving until 1921. He was again elected to the Seventy-second, Seventy-third and Seventy-fourth Congresses, serving (1933-37). After his term, he resumed the practice of law until his death at age 92. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Hamman Eagle (1877 - 1939)*
 
 Children:
  John Henry Eagle (1904 - 1951)*
  Joe Hamman Eagle (1906 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Park Cemetery
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section I
 
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Record added: Nov 05, 2003
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Joe Henry Eagle
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