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Eugene Blount Eugene H. Blount
Full Name: Eugene H. Blount
Date of birth: August 26, 1879
Date of death: November 25, 1927

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 9 Jan 13, 1925 - Jan 11, 1927 39th   Democrat Nacogdoches / Nacogdoches   Nacogdoches
H 9 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th   Democrat Nacogdoches / Nacogdoches   Nacogdoches
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 41st Legislature, R.S., 1/18/1929, p. 162. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • "Leading Banker of East Texas is Dead", 11/26/1927, p. 1. Grandson of H.W. Blount, signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence; delegate to the democratic national conventions of 1912 and 1916. Galveston Daily News.
  • Built in 1923, the Eugene H. Blount home sits on the original site where Thomas J. Risk once resided. Photo and description. Pictures of Historic Nacogdoches, 2004.
  • Eugene H. Blount - born 8/26/1879, died 11/25/1927; interment at Oak Grove Cemetery. Pictures of Historic Nacogdoches, 2004.
  • "E.H. Blount dies suddenly Friday," p. 5. Instrumental in the establishment of the Stephen F. Austin State Teachers' College. San Antonio Express.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Eugene H. Blount, 39th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Eugene Blount, 38th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 38th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, south wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 39th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    39th R.S. - 1925
    Appropriations (Chair) 
    Banks and Banking  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    38th R.S. - 1923
    Banks and Banking (Chair) 
    Claims and Accounts  
    Constitutional Amendments  

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