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R. Edgar Edwards Rufus Edgar Edwards
Full Name: Rufus Edgar Edwards
Date of birth: October 27, 1857
Date of death: March 14, 1926

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 93 Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th   Democrat Osage / Coryell   Coryell, Lampasas
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Census of 1900 - Rufus E. Edwards, Osage, Coryell County, age 43, born October 1857 in Tennessee, farmer, spouse Bettie, children Robert C., Roger D., Ruby L., Willie C., and Florance E.
    Census of 1910 - Edgar Edmonds [Edwards], Coryell County, age 52, born circa 1858 in Tennessee, farmer, spouse Bettie, children Roger Q., Rubie L., Willie, Florence, Blanchard, Joseph W., and Susie.
    Census of 1920 - R. Edgar Edwards, Coryell County, age 60, born circa 1860 in Tennessee, farmer, spouse Betty, children Florence, Blanchard, and Opal. FamilySearch. 1900 1910 1920
  • R.E. Edwards, birth date 10/27/1857 in Wilson, Tennessee; death date 3/14/1926 in Osage, Coryell County, Texas; farming.
    Rufus Edgar Edwards, father of Florence Edwards Tubbs, death date 10/25/1973. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976. Florence Edwards Tubbs R.E. Edwards
  • R.E. Edwards (1857-1926), interment in Osage Cemetery, Osage, Coryell County, same cemetery as spouse Bettie Edwards (1866-1940). Find a Grave.
  • 37th Legislature (1921) - R.E. Edwards, postoffice Osage, nativity Tennessee, age 63 (born circa 1858), 50 years in Texas, farmer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. R. Edgar Edwards, 37th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 37th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    37th R.S. - 1921
    Agriculture  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Representative Districts  
    State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
     

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