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Rawlins M. Colquitt Rawlins Murrell Colquitt
Full Name: Rawlins Murrell Colquitt
Date of birth: April 22, 1887
Date of death: May 19, 1941

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 51 Jan 10, 1939 - Jan 14, 1941 46th   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas, Kaufman, Rockwall
H 51 Jan 12, 1937 - Jan 10, 1939 45th   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas, Kaufman, Rockwall
H 51 Jan 8, 1935 - Jan 12, 1937 44th   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas, Kaufman, Rockwall
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 47th Legislature, R.S., HSR 301, 5/22/1941, pp. 3500-3501. In Memory of Rawlins M. Colquitt. Death date estimated from memorial date in Journal. Relatives: O. B. Colquitt - father, Rawlins M. Colquitt - son. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, Oscar B. Colquitt, pp. 190-191. Mentions son Rawlins M. Colquitt. Biographical Souvenir of the State of Texas, Containing Biographical Sketches of the Representative Public, and Many Early Settled Families, 1889.
  • Other Resources
  • Rawlins Murrell Colquitt, birth date 4/22/1887, death date 5/19/1941. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Obituary, "Ex-Legislator Bullet Victim, Called Suicide," 5/20/1941, p. 4. San Antonio Express.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Rawlins M. Colquitt, 44th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Rawlins M. Colquitt, 45th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Rawlins M. Colquitt, 46th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 44th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 45th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 46th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    46th R.S. - 1939
    Congressional and Legislative Districts  
    Insurance  
    Insurance Rates  
    Municipal and Private Corporations (Vice Chair) 
    Revenue and Taxation  
    State Eleemsoynary and Reformatory Institutions  
    45th R.S. - 1937
    Federal Relations  
    Insurance  
    Municipal and Private Corporations  
    State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
    44th R.S. - 1935
    Insurance (Vice Chair) 
    Revenue and Taxation  
    State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
     

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