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R.H. Rogers Robert Henry Rogers
Full Name: Robert Henry Rogers
Date of birth: September 14, 1855
Date of death: December 29, 1925

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 66 Jan 10, 1893 - May 9, 1893 23rd   Democrat Waco / McLennan   McLennan
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Obituary, "Robt. Rogers, Waco Lawyer, Dies at 71," 12/30/1925, p. 5. Robert H. Rogers, born in La Grange, Georgia, married Miss Lucy Ford 10/24/1883. "He served as a member of the legislature for three terms from this county [sic] . . . " Waco News-Tribune.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1880 - Robt. Rogers, Waco, McLennan County, age 24, born circa 1856 in Georgia, lawyer, son of F.O. and Lucia Rogers.
    Census of 1900 - Robert H. Rogers, Waco, McLennan County, age 45, born September 1855 in Georgia, lawyer, wife Lucy F., daughters Ruby and Roberta L., son Ford.
    Census of 1910 - Robert H. Rogers, Waco, McLennan County, age 55, born circa 1855 in Georgia, attorney at law, wife Lucy F., daughters Ruby and Roberta L., son Ford O.
    Census of 1920 - Robert Rogers, McLennan County, age 65, born circa 1855 in Georgia, lawyer, wife Lucy F.
    Robert Henry Rogers and Lucy Ford, parents of Ruby Rogers, birth date 7/20/1885, death date 11/12/1965 in Gainesville, Fauquier County, Virginia. FamilySearch. 1880 1900 1910 1920 Virginia, Death Certificates, 1912-1987
  • Robt. H. Rogers, born Sept. 14 ___ in Georgia, death date 12/29/1925 in Waco, McLennan County, Texas, age 70, attorney; father F.O. Rogers, mother Lucia Brown, both born in Georgia. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • 23rd Legislature (1893) - R.H. Rogers, postoffice Waco, nativity Georgia, age 37 (born circa 1856), lawyer, 27 years in Texas, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. R.H. Rogers, 23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. R.H. Rogers, 23rd Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 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
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