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Joel W. Robison Joel W. Robison
Full Name: Joel Walter Robison
Date of birth: October 4, 1815
Date of death: August 4, 1889

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 55 Nov 7, 1859 - Nov 4, 1861 8th (1)     Round Top / Fayette   Fayette
(1) Included on list of leaders of the Texas Constitutional Union Party in 1860. The party was formed in January of 1860. "The Constitutional Union Party in Texas," Vol. 82, No. 3, p. 238, 256-262. Southwestern Historical Quarterly.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • ROBISON, JOEL WALTER (1815-1889). Born 10/4 or 10/5/1815. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch and portrait. Sons of Dewitt Colony Texas, 1997.
  • Biographical sketch and portrait. Texas Album of the Eighth Legislature, 1860.
  • Biographical sketch. Fayette County, TXGenWeb Project.
  • Biographical sketches, portrait, and letter. Footprints of Fayette, Fayette County, TXGenWeb Project.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Joel W. Robison, 8th Legislature, Texas Album of the Eighth Legislature
  • Committee Informationtop
    8th R.S. - 1859
    Claims and Accounts  
    Convention to Frame a New State Constitution  
    Private Land Claims  

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