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John Rountree John W. Rountree
Full Name: John W. Rountree
Other surnames: Roundtree
Date of birth: June 15, 1854
Date of death: March 29, 1911

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 23 Jan 13, 1885 - Jan 11, 1887 19th (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6)   Democrat Cooper / Delta   Delta, Fannin, Lamar
(1) Delta county was established on July 29, 1870; the county seat would be a new town named Cooper. Handbook of Texas Online.
(2) Lamar County. House Journal.
(3) Cooper, Delta County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) "Roundtree has resided in Delta county, his present home, for the past seven years," p. 45. Personnel of the Texas State Government for 1885, 19th Legislature, 1885.
(5) Cooper. Rules of Order of the House of Representatives of the Nineteenth Legislature, 1885.
(6) Home county, Delta. Texas House of Representatives: a Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government for 1885, 19th Legislature, 1885.
  • Other Resources
  • John W. Roundtree, p. 164. Burke's Texas Almanac and Immigrants' Handbook for 1885, 1885.
  • John W. Rountree - born 6/15/1854; died 3/29/1911 of malarial congestion in Little Rock, AK. Interment in Evergreen Cemetery, Paris, Lamar County, TX. Includes headstone photo and listing of costs associated with the funeral. Find a Grave.
  • John W. Rountree. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. John Rountree, 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  
    Educational  
    Judiciary No. 2  
     

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