R.  Lee Brown

Reuben Lee Brown

Full Name: Reuben Lee Brown
Date of birth: November 30, 1866
Date of death: June 6, 1961

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 9 Jan 10, 1939 - Jan 14, 1941 46th   Democrat Nacogdoches / Nacogdoches   Nacogdoches

Terms of Service top

House District 9
Jan 10, 1939 - Jan 14, 1941
Legislatures: 46th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Nacogdoches / Nacogdoches
Counties in district: Nacogdoches

Biographical Information top

Other Resources

  • Reuben Lee Brown, birth date 11/30/1866 in Nacogdoches County, Texas; death date 6/6/1961 in Caddo Parish, Louisiana. Louisiana, U.S., Statewide Death Index, 1819-1964; Hall Family Tree 2011-2020. Ancestry.com.
  • Obituary, Rueben Lee Brown, "Funeral for Rueben Brown Set Wednesday," 6/7/1961, p. 8. Courtesy East Texas Research Center, Stephen F. Austin State University. Born 11/30/1866 in Martinsville, died 6/6/1961 in Shreveport, Louisiana. "Mr. Brown was a retired school teacher and at one time was a member of the House of Representatives of the Texas Legislature." Daily Sentinel (Nacogdoches, Texas).
  • Census of 1900 - Reuben Brown, Nacogdoches County, age 34, born November 1866 in Texas, teacher, spouse Evie.
    Census of 1910 - R. Lee Brown, Jones County, age 44, born circa 1866 in Texas, farmer, spouse Evie.
    Census of 1940 - Ruben L. Brown, Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County, age 94 [sic], spouse Evie. FamilySearch. 1900 1910 1940
  • Reuben Lee Brown, birth date 11/30/1866, death date 6/6/1961, photo, burial in Fairview Church Cemetery, Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County, with spouse Evie Day Brown. Find a Grave.
  • 46th Legislature (1939) - R. Lee Brown, postoffice Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County, nativity Texas, age 72 (born circa 1867), retired. Texas Legislative Manual.


  • Photograph. R. Lee Brown, 46th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

46th R.S. - 1939
Congressional and Legislative Districts  
Public Health  
School Districts  
State Eleemsoynary and Reformatory Institutions  

This website is a work in progress. Information on this website is provided as a public service by the Legislative Reference Library. The Legislative Reference Library makes no representation as to its completeness or accuracy and makes no warranty in regard to its use. Users assume all risk of reliance on the information included on this site.

Party information is not available for the 1st-11th Legislatures.

Have a question, comment or contribution? Email the Library or call 512-463-1252.

Many photos in Texas Legislators: Past and Present are used with permission of the Texas State Preservation Board. For permission to reproduce these photos, please contact the Texas State Preservation Board graphics coordinator at 512-475-3060.