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Robert E. Bertram Robert E. Bertram
Full Name: Robert Elijah Bertram
Date of birth: September 15, 1851
Date of death: April 9, 1933

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 34 Jan 14, 1919 - Jan 11, 1921 36th   Democrat Sulphur Springs / Hopkins   Hopkins
H 34 Jan 9, 1917 - Jan 14, 1919 35th (1)   Democrat Sulphur Springs / Hopkins   Hopkins
H 6 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th (2) (3) (4) (5) (6)   Democrat Reilly Springs / Hopkins   Hopkins
H 18 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th   Democrat Reilly Springs / Hopkins   Hopkins
H 18 Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897 24th   Democrat Reilly Springs / Hopkins   Hopkins
(1) Postoffice, Sulphur Springs. Texas Legislative Manual.
(2) District 6, R.E. Bertram, Sulphur Springs, Hopkins County. House Journal.
(3) Home address, Sulphur Springs; home county, Hopkins. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) Home county, Hopkins. Texas House of Representatives: a Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.
(5) Postoffice, Reily Springs. Texas Legislative Manual.
(6) Reilly Springs (Reily Springs), Hopkins County, Texas. Handbook of Texas Online.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, birth date 9/15/1851. Texas State Government: a Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Other Resources
  • R.E. Bertram, birthplace Tennessee, death date 4/9/1933 in Sulphur Springs, burial in "Rocky Springs" cemetery. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Robert Elijah Bertram (1851-1933). Grave marker photos, interment in Reilly Springs Cemetery, Reilly Springs, Hopkins County. Find a Grave.
  • Census of 1880 - Robert E. Bertram, Precinct No. 3, Hopkins County, age 28, birthplace TN. Census of 1900 - Robt Bertram, date of birth Sept. 1851, age 48, Precinct No. 3, Hopkins County, birthplace TN, farmer. Census of 1910 - Robert C. [E.?] Bertram, Part of Precinct No. 3, Hopkins County, age 58, birthplace TN, farmer. Census of 1920 - Robert E. Bertram, Sulphur Springs City, Hopkins County, age 78, birthplace TN, Local Representative, Hopkins County. HeritageQuest Online.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Robert E. Bertram, 24th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Robert E. Bertram, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Robert E. Bertram, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Robert E. Bertram, 35th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Robert E. Bertram, 36th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 24th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 25th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 29th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 35th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 36th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 24th session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    36th R.S. - 1919
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    35th R.S. - 1917
    Claims and Accounts  
    Congressional Districts  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    Senatorial Districts (Vice Chair) 
    State Asylums  
    29th R.S. - 1905
    Claims and Accounts  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Contingent Expenses  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    State Asylums  
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Claims and Accounts (Chair) 
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Contingent Expenses  
    Public Debt  
    Public Health and Vital Statistics  
    24th R.S. - 1895
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Public Debt  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
     

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