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Richard Franklin Cates

R. Frank Cates
Full Name: Richard Franklin "Frank" Cates
Birth date: October 4, 1869
Death date: December 14, 1954

Terms of Service

  • House, 35th Legislature
    1/9/1917 - 1/14/1919
    Democrat
  • House, 34th (1) Legislature
    2/9/1915 - 1/9/1917
    Democrat
(1) R.F. Cates, sworn 2/9/1915, succeeded Sampson Connell, died 1/10/1915. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources

Photographs

Other Resources

  • R.F. Cates, editor and publisher, born in Texas, age 48 (in 1917), died 12/14/1954. Card File .
  • Richard Franklin "Frank" Cates, birth date 10/4/1869, death date 12/14/1954, interment in Liberty Hill Cemetery, Liberty Hill, Williamson County. Find a Grave .
  • Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News .
  • 33rd Legislature (1913) - R.F. Cates, postoffice Bartlett, age 46, editor, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual .
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