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R.L. Ross Robert L. Ross
Full Name: Robert L. Ross
Date of birth: October 8, 1863
Date of death: October 10, 1933

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 3 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 8, 1901 26th (1)   25th (2)   Democrat Paris / Lamar   Fannin, Lamar
(1) 26th Legislature - 1/12/1897, p. 1, listed on "roll of hold-over Senators," "Absent." Senate Journal.
(2) 25th Legislature - 1/12/1897, p. 1, listed in "roll of Senators-elect." Senate Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 43rd Legislature, 1st C.S. - Memorial Service for Barry Miller, 10/10/1933, pp. 305-306. Listed as a Senator from the 26th or 27th Legislatures "among those who are now dead." Senate Journal.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, Robert L. Ross, birth date 10/8/1863 in Paris, Lamar County, Texas, parents Frank W. and Elizabeth (Wells) Ross. Texas State Government: a Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. R.L. Ross, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. R.L. Ross, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 25th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, west wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 26th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, west wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    26th R.S. - 1899
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Federal Relations (Chair) 
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Public Health  
    State Asylums  
    Towns and City Corporations  
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Confederate Home, Special  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Education  
    Enrolled Bills  
    Federal Relations  
    Finance  
    General Land Office (Chair) 
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    State Asylums  
    Treasury and Comptroller's Office  
    Uniformity of Text-books, Special  
     

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