R.H. Donald

Robert Henderson Donald

Full Name: Robert Henderson Donald
Date of birth: August 7, 1821
Date of death: April 5, 1890

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 21 Jan 13, 1874 - Apr 18, 1876 14th   Democrat Lewisville / Denton   Collin, Denton, Wise

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House District 21
Jan 13, 1874 - Apr 18, 1876
Legislatures: 14th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Lewisville / Denton
Counties in district: Collin, Denton, Wise

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Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

Other Resources

  • Robert H. Donald, birth date 8/7/1821, death date 4/5/1890, spouse Sarah Ann Frances Rowe. ScottWarner Family Tree. Ancestry.com.
  • Historical narrative and photo of historical marker, Flower Mound Cemetery, Denton County. Denton County Historical Markers. Denton County, Texas. Historical marker Historical narrative
  • R.H. Donald, birth date 8/7/1821, death date 4/5/1890, burial in Flower Mound Cemetery, Denton County, with wife Francis Donald. Find a Grave.
  • Possibly R.H. Donald, representative from Denton County to 1861 secession convention, p. 96. History of Denton County, From Its Beginning to 1960, 1978.
  • "Resolutions of Condolence: Upon the Death of Robert H. Donald at Lewisville - A Band Benefit," Fort Worth Daily Gazette, 4/12/1890, p. 9. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Historical marker, Flower Mound Cemetery, Denton County. "Early Flower Mound families initially had plots. The Donald plot includes burials of the cemetery's founder [Matthew Donald] and his brother, Robert Henderson Donald, who served as church deacon and state legislator." Texas Historic Sites Atlas (Texas Historical Commission).


  • Photograph. R.H. Donald, 14th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

14th R.S. - 1874
Indian Affairs  

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