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Edward Livingston Robb

Full Name: Edward Livingston Robb
Date of birth: June 15, 1836
Date of death: March 3, 1902

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 2 Feb 9, 1870 - Jan 14, 1873 12th (1) (2)   Democrat Homer / Angelina   Angelina, Nacogdoches, Sabine, San Augustine, Shelby, Trinity

(1) 12th Legislature, Provisional Session - Qualified and took the oath of office on 2/9/1870. House Journal.
(2) Party affiliation, Democrat. Texas Almanac for . . . and Emigrant's Guide to Texas.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

  • Biographical sketch, portrait, birth date 6/15/1836, died 1902. Diary during Civil War service in Sibley's Texas Brigade in LRL collection, RARE 328.764 R532D 1978, The Diary of Lieutenant E.L. Robb, C.S.A., from Santa Fe to Fort Lancaster, 1862 (Permian Basin Historical Annual, Vol. XVIII), 1978.
  • Confederate States Army, First Lieutenant, Company K, 4th Texas Cavalry. Edward Livingston Robb, birth date 6/15/1836, death date 3/3/1902, state legislator, burial in Walker Cemetery, north of Lufkin, Angelina County. Texas Burial Sites of Civil War Notables: A Biographical and Pictorial Field Guide, 2002.


  • Photograph. Edward Robb, 12th Legislature, Austin History Center

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

12th Adjourned - 1871
Printing and Contingent Expenses  
State Affairs  
12th R.S. - 1871
State Affairs  
12th 1st C.S. - 1870
Public Buildings and Grounds  
State Affairs  

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