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R.A. Greer Robert Autry Greer
Full Name: Robert Autry Greer
Date of birth: April 19, 1854
Date of death: December 4, 1919

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 36 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th   Democrat Beaumont / Jefferson   Chambers, Hardin, Jefferson, Liberty, Orange, Tyler
S 14 Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 12, 1897 23rd (2)   24th (1)   Democrat Beaumont / Jefferson   Hardin, Jasper, Jefferson, Liberty, Nacogdoches, Newton, Orange, Sabine, San Augustine, Tyler
(1) 24th Legislature - Roll of holdover Senators, 1/8/1895, p. 1. Senate Journal.
(2) 23rd Legislature - All 31 Senators are listed in Roll Call on First Day, 1/10/1893, p. 1; resolution by Sen. Cranford that the Senators shall now be divided by lot into two classes, 1/11/1893, p. 5; drew term of 4 years. Senate Journal. January 10, 1893
January 11, 1893
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • "Veteran Beaumont Attorney, Robert A. Greer, Dies at Home," 12/5/1919, p. 2. Galveston Daily News.
  • Biographical sketch, "Lawmakers of Texas: Something about Men Who Left Records at Austin: Cranford, Bowser, Simpson, Atlee, Imboden, Steele, Greer and Douglass. Their Personal and Political Points," 8/27/1893, p. 13. Galveston Daily News.
  • Biographical sketch, Hon. Robert Autry Greer, Volume III, p. 1330. A History of Texas and Texans, 1914.
  • "Judge Robert A. Greer Dead, Passing Away in Beaumont: Brother of Judge Hal W. Greer of Laredo and First of Grand Sons of Micajah Autrey to Pass Away," 12/7/1919, p. 10. Laredo Weekly Times.
  • Biography and portrait, Greer Genealogical Website, Eighth Generation. Birth date 4/16/1854. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Biographical sketch, Robert A. Greer, pp. 102-103. The Twenty-Seventh Legislature and State Administration of Texas, 1901.
  • Other Resources
  • Robert Autry Greer, birth date 4/19/1854 in Mississippi, death date 12/4/1919 in Beaumont, Jefferson County, lawyer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Robert Autry Greer (1854-1919), interment in Magnolia Cemetery, Beaumont, Jefferson County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Robert A. Greer, Texas Jurists Collection
  • Photograph. R.A. Greer, 23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Robt. A. Greer, 24th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. R.A. Greer, 27th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 23rd session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, west wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 24th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, west wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 27th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    27th R.S. - 1901
    Congressional Districts  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judiciary No. 1 (Chair) 
    Penitentiaries  
    24th R.S. - 1895
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Counties and County Boundaries (Chair) 
    Education  
    Enrolled Bills (Chair) 
    General Land Office  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Mining and Irrigation  
    Penitentiaries  
    Private Land Claims  
    State Affairs  
    State Asylums  
    23rd R.S. - 1893
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Education  
    Engrossed Bills  
    Frontier Protection  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Military Affairs  
    Penitentiaries  
    Privileges and Elections  
    Public Health  
    State Asylums  
    Treasurer's and Comptroller's Office (Chair) 
     

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