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Dr. Robert W. Thompson Robert W. Thompson
Full Name: Robert Watson Thompson
Date of birth: December 12, 1842
Date of death: May 11, 1918

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 68 Jan 8, 1889 - Jan 13, 1891 21st (1) (2)   Democrat Nelsonville / Austin   Austin
(1) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(2) Roster of Representatives of the 21st Legislature, "Twenty-First Legislature: Members of the House, Address, Occupation and Politics," Galveston Daily News, 1/5/1889, p. 2, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • R.W. Thompson. House Journal.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Portrait and biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 21st Legislature, 1889.
  • Other Resources
  • Robert W. Thompson, Democrat, physician, age 45 in 1889, born in Alabama. Card File.
  • Robert Watson Thompson, birth date 12/12/1842 in Dallas County, Alabama, death date 5/11/1918 in Houston, burial in Bellville. Physician, father James Alexander Thompson, mother Jane Bethany. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Dr. Robert Watson Thompson, birth date 12/12/1842, death date 5/11/1918, interment in Oak Knoll Cemetery, Bellville, Austin County. Find a Grave.
  • Robert W. Thompson. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Dr. Robert W. Thompson, 21st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 21st session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, west wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    21st R.S. - 1889
    Finance  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Public Health and Vital Statistics  
    State Asylums  
    Town and City Corporations  
     

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