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Randolph Roy Tyson

Full Name: Randolph Roy Tyson
Date of birth: February 3, 1877
Date of death: July 12, 1940

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 65 Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd   Democrat Maysfield / Milam   Milam

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary, Randolph Tyson, "A Tribute," 7/25/1940, p. 6. Tyson was "born 63 years ago near the town of Maysfield . . . Feeling the call of public service he offered himself as a candidate for the Legislature in 1914 and was elected. He served his constituents of Milam County with honor." Cameron Herald.

Other Resources

  • R.R. Tyson, birth date 2/3/1877 in Maysfield, Texas, death date 7/12/1940 in Maysfield, farmer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • R.R. Tyson (1877-1940), burial in Pebble Grove Cemetery, Maysfield, Milam County. Find a Grave.
  • 33rd Legislature (1913) - R.R. Tyson, postoffice Maysfield, nativity Texas, age 36 (born circa 1877), farmer, 36 years in Texas, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.


  • Photograph. R.R. Tyson, 33rd Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

33rd R.S. - 1913
Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
Game and Fisheries  
Internal Improvements  
Public Debt  
State Asylums  

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