R.W. Haltom

Richard William Haltom

Full Name: Richard William Haltom
Date of birth: February 26, 1857
Date of death: November 4, 1907

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 17 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Democrat Nacogdoches / Nacogdoches   Nacogdoches

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House District 17
Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907
Legislatures: 29th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Nacogdoches / Nacogdoches
Counties in district: Nacogdoches

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Resolutions and Journal entries

  • 31st Legislature, R.S., 3/1/1909, p. 701. Democrat, death date 11/4/1907 in Nacogdoches. Resolutions - Memorial.

Other Resources

  • R.W. Haltom, birth date 2/26/1857, death date 11/4/1907, burial in Oak Grove Cemetery, Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County. Find a Grave.
  • Death notice, "Editor Haltom Dead: Well-Known Texas Newspaper Man Dies at Nacogdoches, 11/5/1907, p. 5. "R.W. Haltom, founder and editor of the Nacogdoches Sentinel . . . served the people of Nacogdoches county as justice of the peace, district clerk and representative in the Legislature." Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
  • Historical marker, Oak Grove Cemetery, Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County. Richard William Haltom founded and edited Nacogdoches' "The Daily Sentinel." Texas Historic Sites Atlas (Texas Historical Commission).


  • Photograph. R.W. Haltom, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

29th R.S. - 1905
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
Public Printing  

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