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R. G. Piner, Jr. Robert Graham Piner
Full Name: Robert Graham Piner, Jr.
Date of birth: February 10, 1896
Date of death: August 26, 1944

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 42 Jan 10, 1939 - Jan 14, 1941 46th   Democrat Greenville / Hunt   Hunt, Rains
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Military Service Notes
  • 4th Texas Infantry N.G., Corporal. Military grave marker, Robert G. Piner, Jr. Find a Grave.
  • Other Resources
  • Corp. Robert G. Piner, Jr., birth date 2/10/1896, death date 8/26/1944, interment in Forest Park Cemetery, Greenville, Hunt County. Full name Robert Graham Piner, occupation doctor chiropractor. Find a Grave.
  • "Dr. R.G. Piner of Greenville was the first Texas chiropractor to be elected to the State Legislature." History: 1930 to 1940, by Chris Dalrymple, DC, 1/13/2016. Texas Chiropractic Association.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. R. G. Piner, Jr., 46th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 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  
    Prison System, Special  
    Public Health  
    Workmen's Compensation  

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