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R.B. Hood Richard Bartow Hood
Full Name: Richard Bartow Hood
Date of birth: June 18, 1863
Date of death: March 1, 1943

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 79 Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895 23rd   Democrat Weatherford / Parker   Parker
H 46 Jan 13, 1891 - Jan 10, 1893 22nd (1)   Democrat Springtown / Parker   Parker
(1) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 48th Legislature, R.S., HSR 127, 3/03/1943, p. 714. Birth date 6/18/1863, death date 3/1/1943. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Obituary and photo, "R.B. Hood, Political Leader, Weatherford Attorney, Dies," 3/2/1943, pp. 1-2. "Funeral Today for R.B. Hood," 3/3/1943, p. 17. Born 6/18/1863 in Polk County, Tennessee. Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
  • Memorial, May 1943, p. 141. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Other Resources
  • Richard Bartow Hood of Weatherford, Texas, birth date 6/26/1863 in Polk County, Tennessee, traveling with Mary Prince Hood, ship name Majestic, arrival date 9/8/1925. New York, U.S., Arriving Passenger and Crew Lists (including Castle Garden and Ellis Island), 1820-1957. Ancestry.com.
  • Census of 1900 - Richard B. Hood, Weatherford, Parker County, age 37, born June 1862 in Tennessee, lawyer, sister Abbie.
    Census of 1920 - R. Barton [or Bartow] Hood, Weatherford, Parker County, age 56, born circa 1864 in Tennessee, lawyer, wife Mary Prince Hood.
    FamilySearch. 1900 1920
  • R.B. Hood, birth date 6/26/1862 in Benton, Tennessee; death date 3/1/1943 in Weatherford, Parker County, Texas; lawyer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • R.B. Hood (1863-1943), interment in City Greenwood Cemetery, Weatherford, Parker County. Find a Grave.
  • Marriage announcement, Richard Bartow Hood and Mary Prince Cocke, "Cocke-Hood," The Weekly Herald (Weatherford, Texas), 6/27/1901, p. 1. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. R.B. Hood, 23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. R.B. Hood, 23rd Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 22nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, north wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, east wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members by Journeay (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    23rd R.S. - 1893
    County Government and County Finances  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Mining and Minerals  
    Privileges and Elections  
    Public Buildings and Grounds (Chair) 
    22nd R.S. - 1891
    Judicial Districts  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    State Asylums  
    Town and City Corporations  
     

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