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Milam County, Texas - Public Officials

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Tax Assessor & Collectors, 1846-1949


NOTE: In 1934, the offices of Assessor Taxes and the office of Collector of Taxes were combined.

Assessor & Collector

Jacob Gross 1846-1850
James D. Overton 1850-1858
Jeremiah Nabours 1858-1865
John McLennan
[NOTE: He also served as Milam County Sheriff
from July 1846 to Aug 1850 & McLennan County
Sheriff from 1857 to 1859.]
1865-1866
Jeremiah Nabours 1866-1867
G. W. LaRue 1867-1869
J. Jackson & Jeremiah Nabours 1869-1870
Cornelius Homans & J. Jackson .
W. W. Hopkins 1878-1880


Collector of Taxes

John B. "J. B." Wolf
[Note: He also served as Milam County Sheriff
and was the father of Penn Wolf who served
as a Milam County Clerk.]
1880-1904
Arthur W. Taber 1904-1910
Porter Stevens 1910-1914
W. A. Bonds 1914-1924
Roy Law 1924-1932


Assessor of Taxes

A. E. Vandiver 1876-1880
W. W. Hopkins 1880-1886
D. W. Gillis 1886-1888
D. T. McNeal 1888-1890
D. W. Gillis 1890-1894
Frank Pool 1894-1896
H. H. Stedman 1896-1904
J. A. Pate 1904-1908
R. S. Wiley 1908-1914
John A. Brock 1914-1918
Miss Leila M. Woolley 1918-1928
H. B. McClellen 1928-1934


NOTE: In 1934, the offices of Assessor Taxes and the office of Collector of Taxes were combined.

Collector & Assessor of Taxes

W. A. Bonds 1934-1946
Valter T. White 1946-19___



SOURCE: Register of State and County Officers, 1836-1945. Austin, TX: Office of the Secretary of State.

SOURCE: Lengert, Margaret Eleanor, The History of Milam County (1949) (unpublished M.A. thesis, University of Texas (Austin)) (on file with The Library of the University of Texas at Austin).

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