A.R. Stout

Alexander Royce Stout

Full Name: Alexander Royce Stout
Date of birth: February 27, 1900
Date of death: January 16, 1984

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 100-1 Jan 11, 1927 - Jan 8, 1929 40th   Democrat Ennis / Ellis   Ellis
H 100-1 Jan 13, 1925 - Jan 11, 1927 39th   Democrat Ennis / Ellis   Ellis

Terms of Service top

House District 100-1
Jan 11, 1927 - Jan 8, 1929
Legislatures: 40th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Ennis / Ellis
Counties in district: Ellis
House District 100-1
Jan 13, 1925 - Jan 11, 1927
Legislatures: 39th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Ennis / Ellis
Counties in district: Ellis

Biographical Information top

Selected newspaper articles

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary and photo, Expression of Sympathy, Judge Alexander Royce Stout. Sefcik, R. J. Vestník (West, Texas), Vol. 72, No. 8, Ed. 1, 2/22/1984, p. 11, crediting Slovanska Podporujici Jednota Statu Texas. "He had a long and distinguished career as an attorney in a private practice in Ennis and Houston before he was elected to the position of County Judge of Ellis County. He also served two terms as State Representative in the 1920's. He was appointed District Judge of Ellis County in 1938 and served for 31 years in that post." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Memorial, May 1984, p. 594. Texas Bar Journal.

Other Resources

  • Alexander Royce Stout, birth date 2/27/1900 in Ellis County, father Benjamin Franklin Stout, mother Martha Angeline Nesmith. FamilySearch Texas Births and Christenings, 1840-1981.
  • Alexander Royce Stout, death date 1/16/1984 in Ellis County. FamilySearch Texas Death Index, 1964-1998.
  • Judge Alexander Royce Stout, birth date 2/27/1900, death date 1/16/1984, burial in Myrtle Cemetery, Ennis, Ellis County. Find a Grave.
  • Family genealogy information, Alexander Royce Stout, birth date 2/27/1900, son of Benjamin Frank Stout and Martha Anna (NeSmith) Stout. Daughters of the American Revolution. Rebecca Boyce Chapter (Waxahachie, Texas). Genealogical Records Committee. Texas Genealogical Records, Ellis County, Volume 8, 1599-1955, p. 123, crediting Nicholas P. Sims Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

40th R.S. - 1927
Bribery Charges Against Representatives Dale and Moore, Investigation, Special  
Claims and Accounts (Chair) 
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Lobbying Activities, Investigation  
State Affairs  
39th R.S. - 1925
Enrolled Bills (Chair) 
Voting Irregularities, Investigate  

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