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D. Rosborough David Decatur Rosborough
Full Name: David Decatur Rosborough
Other surnames: Rasboro, Roseborough
Date of birth: September 14, 1816
Date of death: October 26, 1907

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 17 Jan 13, 1874 - Apr 18, 1876 14th   Democrat Belton / Bell   Bell, Falls, Milam
H 28 Jan 14, 1873 - Jan 13, 1874 13th   Democrat Belton / Bell   Bell, Brown, Coleman, Comanche, Concho, Coryell, Hamilton, Hays, Lampasas, McCulloch, San Saba, Travis, Williamson
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 13th Legislature - Name listed D.D. Roseborough. 14th Legislature - D.D. Rasboro. House Journal.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • ROSBOROUGH, DAVID DECATUR (1816-1907). Also listed as Roseborough. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Other Resources
  • David D./D.D. Rosborough, Belton, Bell County, farmer, born in South Carolina. Census of 1860-1880, 1900. Ancestry.com.
  • D.D. Rosborough, farmer, born in South Carolina, age 57. Directory of the Members and Officers of the Fourteenth Legislature of the State of Texas . . ., 1874.
  • David Decatur Rosborough, birth date 9/14/1816 in Chester County, South Carolina; death date 10/26/1907; family history; interment in Moffat Cemetery, Bell County, Texas. Find a Grave.
  • Name listed D.D. Rosborough. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Mentioned in "Through the Years - San Saba Representatives in Legislative History," 4/1/1948, p. 9. San Saba News.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. D.D. Rosborough, 13th Legislature, DeGolyer Library, SMU, Lawrence T. Jones III Collection.
  • Photograph. D. Rosborough, 14th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 13th session composite photo of Senate and House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • 13th session composite photo of Senate and House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • 14th session composite photo of Senate and House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Pictorial Monogram of the State Government of Texas 1873 (DeGolyer Library, SMU, Lawrence T. Jones III Collection). DeGolyer Library, SMU, Lawrence T. Jones III Collection..
  • Committee Informationtop
    14th R.S. - 1874
    Lighting the State House with Gas (Co-Chair) 
    Public Buildings (Chair) 
    Rooms in Capitol Building (Co-Chair) 
    State Affairs  
    13th R.S. - 1873
    Finance  
    Public Buildings and Grounds (Chair) 
    Redistricting  
    Tax Laws, Laws Regulating Fees of Office, and Costs Arising in Judicial Proceedings  
     

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