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Robert L. Batts Robert L. Batts
Full Name: Robert Lynn Batts
Date of birth: November 1, 1864
Date of death: May 19, 1935

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 74 Jan 13, 1891 - Jan 10, 1893 22nd (1)   Democrat Bastrop / Bastrop   Bastrop
(1) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Photo and biographical sketch, pp. 87, 89. Austin Lawyers: A Legacy of Leadership and Service, 2005.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Representative Men of Texas, 22nd Legislature, 1892.
  • Biographical sketch and portrait, Robert Lynn Batts, pp. 433-434. Born 11/1/1864 in Bastrop, Texas, graduated from the University of Texas in 1886. Texas, the Country and Its Men: Historical, Biographical, Descriptive, 1918.
  • Other Resources
  • "Old Methodist Bell at Bastrop: Address of Hon. R.L. Batts," 2/19/1928, pp. 10-14. Pace's Texas Scrap Book: Containing Gems of Thought From Bench - Bar - Pulpit - Rostrum on Religious, Political and Educational Subjects, Consisting of Sermons, Prayers, Poems, Funeral Orations and Extracts From Various Sources, 1933.
  • Robert Lynn Batts - born 11/1/1864, died 5/19/1935, judge U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit. Political Graveyard: a Database of Historic Cemeteries.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Robert L. Batts, 22nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 22nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, north wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    22nd R.S. - 1891
    Comptroller's and Treasurer's Department, Examine  
    Enrolled Bills (Chair) 
    Federal Relations  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Mining and Minerals  
    Representation and Apportionment on Congressional Districts  

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