Robert Pierce Dorough

Full Name: Robert Pierce "Bob" Dorough
Date of birth: October 1, 1877
Date of death: October 23, 1960

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 1 Jan 14, 1919 - Jan 9, 1923 36th (2)   37th (1)   Democrat Texarkana / Bowie   Bowie, Cass, Marion, Morris

(1) 37th Legislature - Roll Call of Holdover Senators, 1/11/1921, pp. 1-2. Senate Journal.
(2) 36th Legislature - Member-elect in List of State Senators Elected at the General Election Held November 5th, 1918, oath of office administered, 1/14/1919, pp. 1-2. Senate Journal.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Other Resources

  • Robert Pierce Dorough, birth date 10/1/1877 in Tyler, death date 10/23/1960 in Texarkana, Bowie County, attorney. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Robert P. Dorough, birth date 10/1/1877, death date 10/23/1960, burial in Hillcrest Cemetery, Texarkana, Bowie County. Find a Grave.
  • 37th Legislature (1921) - R.P. Dorough, Texarkana, Bowie County, age 44, lawyer, member former legislature: 36th Senate. Texas Legislative Manual.


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Committee Information top

37th R.S. - 1921
Civil Jurisprudence  
Constitutional Amendments  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Engrossed Bills  
Privileges and Elections (Chair) 
Rules (Chair) 
State Affairs (Vice Chair) 
Town and City Corporations  
36th R.S. - 1919
Agricultural Affairs  
Claims and Accounts  
Commerce and Manufactures  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Internal Improvements (Vice Chair) 
Judicial Districts (Chair) 
Parole Law Revision  
Privileges and Elections  
State Penitentiaries  
Stock and Stock Raising  

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