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Robert Alda Stuart

Robert A. Stuart
Full Name: Robert Alda Stuart
Birth date: May 24, 1887
Death date: April 20, 1970

Terms of Service

  • Senate, 40th (2) (6) Legislature
    1/11/1927 - 10/25/1928
    Democrat
  • Senate, 39th (4) (5) Legislature
    1/13/1925 - 1/11/1927
    Democrat
  • Senate, 38th (1) (3) Legislature
    1/9/1923 - 1/13/1925
    Democrat
(1) 2-year term; entire Senate went up for reelection in 1924 due to redistricting. Act approved 1921 and effective Apr. 1, 1924, 37th Leg., 1st C.S., ch. 60, Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950 1950.
(2) Julien C. Hyer, in special election December 3, 1928, sworn 41st Legislature, succeeded Robert A. Stuart, resigned October 25, 1928. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
(3) 38th Legislature - 1/9/1923, p. 1-2, List of State Senators Elected at the General Election Held November Seventh, 1922. Senate Journal .
(4) 39th Legislature - 1/13/1925, p. 1, shows all 31 Senators were elected on 11/4/1924. Senate Journal .
(5) 39th Legislature - Drawing for Terms of Office, 1/15/1925, pp. 34-35. Drew 2-year term. Senate Journal .
(6) 40th Legislature - 1/11/1927, p. 1, listed in "Certificate of New Senators" and "Roll Call of New Senators." Senate Journal .

Biographical Notes and Resources

Selected Newspaper articles

Photographs

Other Resources

  • "Former Senator to Speak on 'Invisible Empire,'" 12/28/1955, p. 11. El Paso Herald Post .
  • Ancestral File - Robert Alda STEWART, Birth: 24 May 1887, Edna, Johnson County, Arkansas, Death: 20 Apr 1970; International Genealogical Index - North America - Robert Alda Stuart, born 24 MAY 1887, Edna, Arkansas, died 20 APR 1970. FamilySearch .
  • Robert Alda Stuart, birth date 5/24/1887, death date 4/20/1970, biography, interment in Shannon Rose Hill Memorial Park, Fort Worth, Tarrant County. Find a Grave .
  • Robert Alda Stewart, birth date 5/24/1887 in Johnson County, Arkansas; death date 4/20/1970 in Fort Worth. Kraus-Everette Genealogy 2005.
  • 40th Legislature (1927) - R.A. Stuart, nativity Arkansas. Texas Legislative Manual .
  • Biographical sketch, volume V, p. 17, Robert Alda Stuart. Texas Under Many Flags 1930.
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