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Robert Benjamin Thrasher

Full Name: Robert Benjamin Thrasher
Date of birth: December 16, 1892
Date of death: September 15, 1985

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 82-1 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th   Democrat Austin / Travis   Travis
H 89 Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th   Democrat Austin / Travis   Travis

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Military Service Notes

Other Resources

  • "Robert B. Thrasher Believed to Be Safe for Seat in House," 2/8/1920, p. 2. Austin Statesman.
  • Robert Benjamin Thrasher, birth date 12/16/1892 in Garfield, death date 9/15/1985 in Austin, burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Austin. Find a Grave.
  • 38th Legislature (1923) - Robert B. Thrasher, postoffice Austin, nativity Texas, age 30 (born circa 1893), lawyer, member of former legislatures: 37th, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

38th R.S. - 1923
Liquor Traffic (Chair) 
Municipal and Private Corporations  
37th R.S. - 1921
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Enrolled Bills (Vice Chair) 
Federal Relations  
Public Lands and Buildings  

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