R. Mays

Richard Mays

Full Name: Richard Mays
Date of birth: March 28, 1866
Date of death: January 6, 1946

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 40 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Democrat Corsicana / Navarro   Navarro
H 40 Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905 28th   Democrat Corsicana / Navarro   Navarro

Terms of Service top

House District 40
Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907
Legislatures: 29th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Corsicana / Navarro
Counties in district: Navarro
House District 40
Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905
Legislatures: 28th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Corsicana / Navarro
Counties in district: Navarro

Biographical Information top

Biographical Sketches

  • Biographical sketch, Richard Mays, Volume II, pp. 467-468. .
  • Memorial, March 1946, p. 126. Texas Bar Journal.

Other Resources

  • Obituary and photo, "Richard Mays Father of Judge and Outstanding Lawyer Dies Sunday Night at Hospital Here," 1/7/1946, pp. 1, 5. Member of the 28th and 29th Texas Legislatures. Corsicana Daily Sun.
  • Richard Mays, birth date 3/28/1866 in Florida; death date 1/6/1946 in Corsicana, Navarro County; lawyer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Richard Mays, birth date 3/28/1866, death date 1/6/1946, photos, burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Corsicana, Navarro County. Find a Grave.


  • Photograph. R. Mays, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Richard Mays, 28th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

29th R.S. - 1905
Common Carriers (Chair) 
Revenue and Taxation  
28th R.S. - 1903
Counties and County Boundaries (Chair) 
Internal Improvements  
Judiciary No. 1  
Permanent University and Common School Fund, to Investigate  
Towns and City Corporations  

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