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R. Frank Cates R. Frank Cates
Full Name: R. Frank Cates
Date of birth: October 4, 1869
Date of death: December 14, 1954

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 92 Jan 9, 1917 - Jan 14, 1919 35th   Democrat Bartlett / Williamson   Burnet, Williamson
H 92 Feb 9, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th (1) (2)   Democrat Bartlett / Williamson   Burnet, Williamson
(1) Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News.
(2) R.F. Cates, sworn 2/9/1915, succeeded Sampson Connell, died 1/10/1915. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • R.F. Cates, editor and publisher, born in Texas, age 48 (in 1917), died 12/14/1954. Card File.
  • Richard Franklin "Frank" Cates, birth date 10/4/1869, death date 12/14/1954, interment in Liberty Hill Cemetery, Liberty Hill, Williamson County. Find a Grave.
  • 33rd Legislature (1913) - R.F. Cates, postoffice Bartlett, age 46, editor, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. R. Frank Cates, 34th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. R. Frank Cates, 35th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 34th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 35th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    35th R.S. - 1917
    Congressional Districts  
    Private Corporations  
    Public Debt  
    Public Printing (Vice Chair) 
    Revenue and Taxation  
    34th R.S. - 1915
    Education  
    Public Printing  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
     

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