R.W. Thompson

Robert Watson Thompson

Full Name: Robert Watson Thompson
Date of birth: December 12, 1842
Date of death: May 11, 1918

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 68 Jan 8, 1889 - Jan 13, 1891 21st (1) (2)   Democrat Nelsonville / Austin   Austin

(1) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(2) Roster of Representatives of the 21st Legislature, "Twenty-First Legislature: Members of the House, Address, Occupation and Politics," Galveston Daily News, 1/5/1889, p. 2, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

Other Resources

  • Robert Watson Thompson, birth date 12/12/1842 in Dallas County, Alabama, death date 5/11/1918 in Houston, burial in Bellville. Physician, father James Alexander Thompson, mother Jane Bethany. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Dr. Robert Watson Thompson, birth date 12/12/1842, death date 5/11/1918, burial in Oak Knoll Cemetery, Bellville, Austin County. Find a Grave.
  • Robert W. Thompson, Democrat, physician, age 45 in 1889, born in Alabama. Legislative Reference Library Card File.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

21st R.S. - 1889
Public Buildings and Grounds  
Public Health and Vital Statistics  
State Asylums  
Town and City Corporations  

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