Z. Broughton

Full Name: Z. Broughton
Date of birth: May 18, 1873
Date of death: June 22, 1959

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 25 Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Palestine / Anderson   Anderson
H 28 Jan 10, 1911 - Jan 14, 1913 32nd   Democrat Palestine / Anderson   Anderson

(1) District 28 comprised of Smith and Henderson counties; District 25 comprised of Anderson county, p. 40, Acts 1911, 32nd Legislature, 1st C.S., ch. 10, Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950, 1950.
(2) District 25 represented by Z. Broughton, p. 5. House Journal.
(3) District 28 represented by Z. Broughton, p. 851. Texas Legislative Manual.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Z. Broughton, birth date 5/18/1973 in Louisiana, death date 6/22/1959 in Rusk, Cherokee County, schoolteacher. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Z. Broughton, birth date 5/18/1873, death date 6/22/1959, burial in Strongs Memorial Park, Slocum, Anderson County; biographical sketch, photo and excerpt from "Public Career of Z Broughton Ends," Palestine Herald-Press, 4/19/1956. Find a Grave.


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Committee Information top

33rd R.S. - 1913
Constitutional Amendments  
Juvenile Reforms  
Public Debt  
32nd R.S. - 1911
Appropriations Subcommittee on the West Texas Normal at Canyon City and Epileptic Colony  
Constitutional Amendments  

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