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Robert Bernerd Anderson

Full Name: Robert Bernerd Anderson
Date of birth: June 4, 1910
Date of death: August 14, 1989

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 99 Jan 10, 1933 - Sep 11, 1933 43rd (1)   Democrat Godley / Johnson   Johnson

(1) Edgar E. Hunter, in special election 10/2/1933, sworn 10/4/1933, succeeded R.B. Anderson, resigned 9/11/1933. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Portrait and biographical sketch. Originally a Democrat, Anderson switched parties in 1956 and became a Republican. Downfall Dictionary, 2008.
  • Photos and biographical sketch. Naval History & Heritage Command.

Other Resources

  • Robert Bernerd Anderson, birth date 6/4/1910, death date 8/14/1989, burial in Rose Hill Cemetery, Cleburne. Includes portrait. Find a Grave.
  • "Ex-intelligence agents are said to have major roles in Oman," 3/26/1985, p. A8, New York Times.
  • "Ex-treasury chief gets 1-month term in bank fraud case," 6/26/1987, p. A1, New York Times.
  • "Robert B. Anderson, ex-treasury chief, dies at 79," 8/16/1989, p. 9B, New York Times.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

43rd R.S. - 1933
Claims and Accounts  
Municipal and Private Corporations  
Public Health  

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