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William M. Rust

W.M. Rust
Full Name: William M. Rust
Death date: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service

  • House, 15th (1) (2) (3) Legislature
    4/18/1876 - 1/14/1879
    Democrat
(1) Mentioned in "The news from Austin . . . Resignations of Representative Barziza and four others accepted after critical debate . . . Hunter restored to his seat . . . Other resignations not improbable," Thursday, 8/3/1876, p. 1. Galveston Daily News .
(2) Resignation letter and Gov. Coke's transmittal letter to Speaker, 8/2/1876, pp. 742-743. House Journal .
(3) William R. Rust resigned 8/2/1876, and succeeded himself in special election 9/21/1876. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.

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