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Richard Wells Richard H. Wells
Full Name: Richard H. Wells
Date of birth: June 1857
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 4 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th (1) (2) (3) (4)   Democrat Clarksville / Red River   Red River
(1) Redistricting bill shows Red River in district 4. Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950, 1950.
(2) District 4. House Journal.
(3) District 4. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) District 84. Year Book for Texas, 1901, 1902.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Census of 1900 - Richard H. Wells, Red River County, birth date June 1857 in Tennessee, "Co. judge & farmer." FamilySearch.
  • 27th Legislature (1901) - R.H. Wells, postoffice Clarksville, nativity Tennessee, age 43 (born circa 1858), lawyer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Richard Wells, 27th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 27th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    27th R.S. - 1901
    Congressional Districts  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Railroad Commission  
    State Reformatory at Gatesville  
    Stock and Stock Raising  

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