E.A. Rice

Elmer Augustus Rice

Full Name: Elmer Augustus Rice
Date of birth: September 12, 1874
Date of death: June 20, 1937

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 73 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Democrat Cleburne / Johnson   Johnson
H 73 Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905 28th   Democrat Cleburne / Johnson   Johnson

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary, Elmer Augustus Rice, "Funeral for E.A. Rice Held This Morning," Cleburne Times-Review, 6/21/1937, p. 1, crediting Johnson County Historical Collective. Born 9/12/1874 near Alvarado, former member of the state legislature.
    Resolution of Cleburne Lions Club re. E.A. Rice, "Lion Installation Ceremonies Held," Cleburne Times-Review, 6/25/1937, p. 1, crediting Johnson County Historical Collective. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries). Obituary Resolution
  • Biographical sketch, Hon. Elmer A. Rice, Volume II, pp. 26-27. A Twentieth Century History and Biographical Record of North and West Texas, 1906.

Other Resources

  • Elmer Augustus Rice, birth date 9/12/1874 in Johnson County, death date 6/20/1937 in Cleburne, Johnson County, attorney. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • E.A. Rice, birth date 9/12/1874, death date 6/20/1937, burial in Cleburne Memorial Cemetery, Cleburne, Johnson County. Find a Grave.


  • Photograph. E.A. Rice, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. E.A. Rice, 28th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

29th R.S. - 1905
Commerce and Manufactures (Chair) 
Common Carriers  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
Revenue and Taxation  
28th R.S. - 1903
Judiciary No. 2  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
Revenue and Taxation  
Stock and Stock Raising  
Towns and City Corporations  

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