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Robert Lee Sullivan

R.L. Sullivan
Full Name: Robert Lee Sullivan
Birth date: September 27, 1889
Death date: June 27, 1937

Terms of Service

  • House, 34th (1) Legislature
    1/12/1915 - 2/7/1916
  • House, 33rd Legislature
    1/14/1913 - 1/12/1915
(1) Sullivan resigned 2/7/1916. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • Obituary, Robert L. Sullivan, "Death Claims Lawyer, Former Legislator and Waxahachie Official," 6/28/1937. Born 1889 in Alabama, moved to Ellis County, Texas, at three months old with parents. Dallas Morning News .
  • Census of 1910 - Robert Sullivan, son of W.C. and Josie Sullivan, Ellis County, age 19, born circa 1890 in Alabama. FamilySearch . 1910
  • Robert L. Sullivan, birth date 9/27/1889 in Alabama, death date 6/27/1937 in Dallas, attorney, spouse Arleene Sullivan, father William Sullivan, mother Josephine Stovall. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 .
  • Robert Lee Sullivan, birth date 9/27/1889 in Danville, Alabama; home address in "Waxa"; City Attorney and lawyer, City of Waxahachie. FamilySearch Texas, World War I Records, 1917-1920 (Texas Military Forces Museum, Austin) .
  • Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News .
  • 33rd Legislature (1913) - R.L. Sullivan, postoffice Italy, nativity Texas, age 23, lawyer, Democrat.
    34th Legislature (1915) - R.L. Sullivan, postoffice Waxahachie, nativity Alabama, age 25, lawyer, member of former legislatures: 33rd, Democrat. Born circa 1890. Texas Legislative Manual . 33rd 34th
  • Obituary, "Former Legislator of Ellis County Dead," 6/28/1937, p. 1. Robert L. Sullivan, "member of the Texas legislature from Ellis county during the 33rd and 34th sessions . . . former city attorney at Waxahachie." Wichita Daily Times .

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