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R.  Lee Brown Reuben Lee Brown
Full Name: Reuben Lee Brown
Date of birth: November 30, 1866
Date of death: June 6, 1961

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 9 Jan 10, 1939 - Jan 14, 1941 46th   Democrat Nacogdoches / Nacogdoches   Nacogdoches
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Obituary, Rueben Lee Brown, "Funeral for Rueben Brown Set Wednesday," 6/7/1961, p. 8. Courtesy East Texas Research Center, Stephen F. Austin State University. Born 11/30/1866 in Martinsville, died 6/6/1961 in Shreveport, Louisiana. "Mr. Brown was a retired school teacher and at one time was a member of the House of Representatives of the Texas Legislature." Daily Sentinel (Nacogdoches, Texas).
  • Other Resources
  • Reuben Lee Brown, birth date 11/30/1866 in Nacogdoches County, Texas; death date 6/6/1961 in Caddo Parish, Louisiana. Louisiana, U.S., Statewide Death Index, 1819-1964; Hall Family Tree 2011-2020. Ancestry.com.
  • Census of 1900 - Reuben Brown, Nacogdoches County, age 34, born November 1866 in Texas, teacher, spouse Evie.
    Census of 1910 - R. Lee Brown, Jones County, age 44, born circa 1866 in Texas, farmer, spouse Evie.
    Census of 1940 - Ruben L. Brown, Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County, age 94 [sic], spouse Evie. FamilySearch. 1900 1910 1940
  • Reuben Lee Brown, birth date 11/30/1866, death date 6/6/1961, photo, interment in Fairview Church Cemetery, Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County, with spouse Evie Day Brown. Find a Grave.
  • 46th Legislature (1939) - R. Lee Brown, postoffice Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County, nativity Texas, age 72 (born circa 1867), retired. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. R. Lee Brown, 46th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 46th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    46th R.S. - 1939
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