W.F. Robertson

William F. Robertson

Full Name: William F. Robertson
Date of birth: July 13, 1859
Date of death: November 7, 1941

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 62 Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905 28th   Democrat Taylor / Williamson   Williamson
H 71 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th   Democrat Georgetown / Williamson   Williamson

Terms of Service top

House District 62
Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905
Legislatures: 28th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Taylor / Williamson
Counties in district: Williamson
House District 71
Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903
Legislatures: 27th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Georgetown / Williamson
Counties in district: Williamson

Biographical Information top

Biographical Sketches

  • Memorial, April 1942, p. 104. William F. Robertson, birth date 7/13/1859 in Erie, Tennessee; death date 11/7/1941 in Santa Monica, California. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Biographical sketch, W.F. Robertson, pp. 118-119. Born 7/13/1859 in Roane County, Tennessee. The Twenty-Seventh Legislature and State Administration of Texas, 1901.

Other Resources

  • Obituary and photo, William F. Robertson, "Ex-Judge W.F. Robertson Is Dead in California," 11/7/1941, p. 22. Born in Roane County, Tennessee in 1859. Austin Statesman.
  • Census of 1900 - William Robertson, Georgetown, Williamson County, age 41, born July 1859 in Tennessee, County Judge, boarder with spouse Annie Robertson.
    William F. Robertson, birth date 7/13/1867 [sic] in Sweetwater, Tennessee; death date 11/7/1941 in Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California; attorney removal to City Cemetery, Austin, Texas, 11/7/1941. FamilySearch. 1900 California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994
  • W.F. Robertson, death date 11/7/1941, "District Judge", burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Austin, Travis County. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, William F. Robertson, "W.F. Robertson[,] Former County Judge, Succumbs," 11/14/1941, p. 1. Williamson County Sun (Georgetown, Texas).


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Committee Information top

28th R.S. - 1903
Internal Improvements (Chair) 
Judiciary No. 1  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
27th R.S. - 1901
County Government and County Finances  
Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
Judiciary No. 2  
Public Lands and Land Office  
Railroad Commission (Chair) 
Senatorial Districts  
Walker, Austin Opera House Manager, Investigate  

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