N.R. Nabours

William Robert Nabours

Full Name: William Robert Nabours
Date of birth: March 5, 1884
Date of death: May 31, 1962

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 49 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th   Democrat Montague / Montague   Montague
H 49 Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd   Democrat Montague / Montague   Montague

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary, "Nabours, 78, Succumbs At His Home," 5/31/1962, p. A42. "Nabours first came to Austin in 1913 as state representative from Montague County. He served in the House from 1913 to 1917." Austin Statesman.

Other Resources

  • William R. Nabours, born 3/5/1884 in Guntersville, Alabama, died 5/31/1962 in Austin, Travis County, Texas, merchant. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • William Robert Nabours, birth date 3/5/1884, home address in Montague, Montague County, Clerk in State Comptroller Dept. FamilySearch United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.
  • William R. Nabours, birth date 3/5/1884, death date 5/31/1962, burial in Oakwood Cemetery Annex, Austin. Find a Grave.
  • W.R. Nabours. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • 33rd Legislature (1913) - W.R. Nabours, postoffice Montague, nativity Alabama, age 28, student, 27 years in Texas, Democrat.
    34th Legislature (1915) - W.R. Nabours, postoffice Montague, nativity Alabama, no age listed, insurance, 29 years in Texas, member of former legislatures: 33rd, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual. 33rd
  • Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News.


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Committee Information top

34th R.S. - 1915
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Claims and Accounts  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
Public Debt  
Revenue and Taxation (Chair) 
33rd R.S. - 1913
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
Reforms in Civil Procedure  
State Asylums  

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