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W.R. Bounds

Full Name: W. R. Bounds
Date of birth: July 4, 1867
Date of death: August 7, 1945

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 59 Jan 13, 1931 - Jan 10, 1933 42nd   Democrat Hubbard / Hill   Hill
H 59 Jan 8, 1929 - Jan 13, 1931 41st   Democrat Hubbard / Hill   Hill

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Biographical sketch, "Who's Who and What's What in the Texas Legislature," by Ed Kilman, 1/4/1929, p. 3. Houston Post-Dispatch.

Other Resources

  • Death notice, "Former Solon Dies," 8/10/1945, p. 6. Bryan Eagle.
  • Census of 1930 - W.R. Bounds, Hubbard, Hill County, age 62, born in Arkansas, manager/hot well co., brother-in-law Honor A. Parker, sister Mary F. Bounds. FamilySearch.
  • W.R. Bounds, birth date 7/4/1867 in Arkansas, death date 8/7/1945 in Hubbard, Hill County, retired merchant. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • 42nd Legislature (1931) - W.R. Bounds, postoffice Hubbard, Hill County, nativity Arkansas, age 63, retired, Democrat, member of former legislatures: 41st. Texas Legislative Manual.


  • Photograph. W.R. Bounds, 42nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. W.R. Bounds, 41st Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

42nd R.S. - 1931
Banks and Banking  
Enrolled Bills (Vice Chair) 
Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
Public Health  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
41st R.S. - 1929
Banks and Banking  
Congressional Districts  
Enrolled Bills (Vice Chair) 
Public Health  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  

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