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Eugene H. Blount

Full Name: Eugene H. Blount
Date of birth: August 26, 1879
Date of death: November 25, 1927

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 9 Jan 13, 1925 - Jan 11, 1927 39th   Democrat Nacogdoches / Nacogdoches   Nacogdoches
H 9 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th   Democrat Nacogdoches / Nacogdoches   Nacogdoches

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Other Resources

  • "Leading Banker of East Texas is Dead", 11/26/1927, p. 1. Grandson of H.W. Blount, signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence; delegate to the democratic national conventions of 1912 and 1916. Galveston Daily News.
  • Built in 1923, the Eugene H. Blount home sits on the original site where Thomas J. Risk once resided. Photo and description. Pictures of Historic Nacogdoches, 2004.
  • Eugene H. Blount - born 8/26/1879, died 11/25/1927; interment at Oak Grove Cemetery. Pictures of Historic Nacogdoches, 2004.
  • "E.H. Blount dies suddenly Friday," p. 5. Instrumental in the establishment of the Stephen F. Austin State Teachers' College. San Antonio Express.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

39th R.S. - 1925
Appropriations (Chair) 
Banks and Banking  
Revenue and Taxation  
38th R.S. - 1923
Banks and Banking (Chair) 
Claims and Accounts  
Constitutional Amendments  

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