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Robert E. High

Robert High
Full Name: Robert E. High
Birth date: January 27, 1868
Death date: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service

  • House, 40th Legislature
    1/11/1927 - 1/8/1929
  • House, 39th Legislature
    1/13/1925 - 1/11/1927

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • Biographical sketch, "Robert E. High, Myrtle Springs, Texas," reprinted from "The Southland," volume XII, no. 1, Waco, TX, 1892. Birth date 1/27/1968. Ancestry.com .
  • Senator Thomas G. Pollard of Tyler and Representative Robert E. High of Myrtle Springs honored in Van Zandt County Medical Society resolution, 9/2/1927, for "noteworthy service in the cause of Public Health during the recent regular and called sessions of the legislature, reprinted in "County Medical Society Held Meet at Canton," 9/9/1927, p. 3. Canton Herald .
  • Robert Elbert High mentioned in "High Family History." Cemetery Works .
  • Mentioned in "Henry Harrison High." Cemetery Works .
  • Census of 1920 and 1930 - Robert E. High, Justice Precinct 1, Van Zandt County, born circa 1869 in Tennessee, salesman/store in 1920, notary/general public in 1930, spouse Ada. FamilySearch . 1930 1920
  • Possibly Robert E. High, birth date 1/27/1868, death date 4/17/1958, interment in High Cemetery, Canton, Van Zandt County; Ada B. High in same cemetery. Find a Grave .
  • 40th Legislature (1927) - R.E. High, postoffice Wills Point, nativity Texas, age 59, druggist, member of former legislatures: 39th. Postoffice also Wills Point in 39th Legislature. Texas Legislative Manual .
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