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R. M. Lusk R.M. Lusk
Full Name: R. M. Lusk
Date of birth: January 28, 1851
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 22 Jan 13, 1885 - Jan 11, 1887 19th (1) (2) (3) (4) (5)   Democrat Bonham / Fannin   Fannin, Lamar
(1) FANNIN COUNTY. Bonham is the county seat of Fannin County. In January 1843, Bois D'Arc became county seat of Fannin; in 1844 Bois D'Arc was renamed Bonham. Handbook of Texas Online.
(2) Lamar County. House Journal.
House Journal
(3) Bonham, Fannin County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) Bonham. Rules of Order of the House of Representatives of the Nineteenth Legislature, 1885.
(5) Home county, Fannin. Texas House of Representatives: a Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, R.M. Lusk. Birth date 1/28/1851 in Bradley County, Tennessee. Personnel of the Texas State Government for 1885, 19th Legislature, 1885.
  • Other Resources
  • Possibly Robert Martin Lusk, birth date 1/25/1851, death date 2/23/1913, interment in Evergreen Cemetery, Los Angeles, California. Biographical sketch: "He moved to Bonham, Texas and while there served as county judge, district attorney and was a member of the legislature." Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. R. M. Lusk, 19th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 19th session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, west wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    19th R.S. - 1885
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Internal Improvement  
    J.M. Tryon, Clerk of Judiciary Committee No. 1  
    Judiciary No. 1  

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