R.P. Smyth

Rawleigh Portue Smyth

Full Name: Rawleigh Portues Smyth
Date of birth: August 4, 1855
Date of death: February 3, 1941

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 120 Jan 11, 1927 - Jan 8, 1929 40th   Democrat Plainview / Hale   Bailey, Briscoe, Castro, Floyd, Hale, Lamb, Parmer
H 120 Jan 13, 1925 - Jan 11, 1927 39th   Democrat Plainview / Hale   Bailey, Briscoe, Castro, Floyd, Hale, Lamb, Parmer
H 102 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th   Democrat Plainview / Hale   Armstrong, Bailey, Briscoe, Carson, Castro, Childress, Collingsworth, Cottle, Dallam, Deaf Smith, Dickens, Donley, Floyd, Foard, Gray, Hale, Hall, Hansford, Hardeman, Hartley, Hemphill, Hutchinson, King, Lamb, Lipscomb, Moore, Motley, Ochiltree, Oldham, Parmer, Potter, Randall, Roberts, Sherman, Swisher, Wheeler

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches


  • Photograph. R.P. Smyth, 40th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. R.P. Smyth, 39th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. R.P. Smyth, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

40th R.S. - 1927
Conservation and Reclamation  
Federal Relations  
Highways and Motor Traffic  
Lobbying Activities, Investigation  
Military Affairs (Chair) 
State Affairs  
39th R.S. - 1925
Highways and Motor Traffic (Vice Chair) 
Public Lands and Buildings  
State Affairs  
25th R.S. - 1897
Adjutant General's Department, Special  
Military Affairs (Chair) 
Public Lands and Land Office  

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