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R.F. Blair R.F. Blair
Full Name: R. F. Blair
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 89 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 89 Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897 24th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Brief biographical sketch, R.F. Blair, p. 155. Texas State Government: A Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1900 - not found in Bexar County.
    Census of 1910 - R.F. Blair, Blue Mound, Wagoner County, Oklahoma, age 42, born circa 1868 in Tennessee, lawyer, brother J.E. Blair.
    Census of 1920 - Robert Blair, Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, age 50, born circa 1870 in Tennessee, attorney, lodger.
    Census of 1930 - Robert F. Blair, Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, age 55, born circa 1875 in Tennessee, lawyer, roomer.
    FamilySearch. 1910 1920 1930
  • "Hon. R.F. Blair, member of the house of representatives from Bexar county," on the "chances of an immediately effective anti-prize fight bill," "Representative Blair," 10/3/1895, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.
  • "Hon. R.F. Blair, formerly of San Antonio, and a prominent member of the Twenty-fourth and Twenty-fifth Texas legislatures, but now of Wagoner, I.T. (Wagoner, Oklahoma) . . . ," 9/18/1904, p. 17. Houston Post.
  • Possibly Robert F. Blair, death date 4/7/1932 in Tulsa, Oklahoma; left Wagoner about 12 years ago. Death notices, "Wagoner Attorney Dies of Illness," Okmulgee Daily Times (Okmulgee, Oklahoma), 4/8/1932, p. 3. "Former Wagoner Attorney Succumbs to Heart Attack," The Record-Democrat (Wagoner, Oklahoma), p. 3. Newspapers.com.
  • Possibly Robert F. Blair, death date 4/7/1932 in Tulsa County, Oklahoma. Oklahoma State Vital Records Index, 2016.
  • 25th Legislature (1897) - R.F. Blair, postoffice San Antonio, nativity Tennessee, age 32 (born circa 1865), lawyer, 6 years in Texas, member of previous legislatures: 24th, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. R.F. Blair, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. R.F. Blair, 24th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 24th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 25th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 24th session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Irrigation  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    State Asylums  
    Towns and City Corporations  
    Uniformity of Text-books, Special  
    24th R.S. - 1895
    County Government and County Finances  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judicial Districts (Chair) 
    Military Affairs  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Redistricting the State into Judicial Districts, Special  
     

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