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R.H. Hays Robert H. Hays
Full Name: Robert H. Hays
Date of birth: August 10, 1874
Date of death: March 29, 1914

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 15 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Democrat Henderson / Rusk   Rusk
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Obituary, Robert H. Hays, death date 3/28/1914 at Marfa, member of the Legislature. Volume 2, 1914, p. 658. The Alcalde.
  • R.H. Hays, birth date August 1875, death date 3/29/1914 (on death certificate) in Marfa, Presidio County, lawyer, father Geo. W. Hays. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Robert H. Hays, birth date 8/10/1874, death date 3/29/1914 in Marfa, Presidio County, burial in Maple Grove Cemetery, Minden, Rusk County. "Son of George W. and ? Hays; he was an attorney . . . Note: Death certificate lists year of birth as 1875." Find a Grave.
  • "Were Merely on Vacation: Array of Legal Talent at Court Surprised Fort Davis," San Antonio Express, 9/7/1907, p. 7, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Attendees at Fort Davis District Court session included "R.H. Hays, who represented Rusk County in the Twenty-ninth Legislature." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • 29th Legislature (1905) - R.H. Hays, postoffice Henderson, nativity Texas, age 30 (born circa 1875), lawyer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. R.H. Hays, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 29th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    29th R.S. - 1905
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Public Printing  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  

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