Robt. L. Warren

Robert Lee Warren

Full Name: Robert Lee Warren
Date of birth: September 29, 1865
Date of death: March 25, 1952

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 9 Jan 10, 1911 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd (1) (2)   32nd (3)   33rd (1) (2)   Democrat Terrell / Kaufman Senate President Pro Tempore (33rd)   Henderson, Kaufman, Navarro

(1) 33rd Legislature - Senate President Pro Tempore, elected 8/24/1914, 2nd C.S. Senate Journal.
(2) 33rd Legislature - Roll Call, holdover Senators elected on 11/8/1910 for a full period of four years, 1/14/1913, pp. 1-3. Senate Journal.
(3) 32nd Legislature - Roll Call of Senators-elect, oath of office administered, 1/10/1911, pp. 1-2. Senate Journal.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Biographical sketch, Robert L. Warren, Volume III, pp. 1347-1348. Born 9/29/1866 in Harrison County, married Annie T. Cartwright on 3/29/1894 in Terrell. A History of Texas and Texans, 1914.

Other Resources

  • Photo and obituary, "R.L. Warren, Former State Senator, Dies," 3/25/1952, p. 9. Dallas Morning News.
  • "A Guide to the Summerfield G. and Annie Lee Warren Roberts Papers, 1845-1991," papers of Robert Lee Warren's wife, Annie Tomlinson Cartwright, including marriage information (1894), estate of Robert Lee Warren, 1952, and family bible. Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin, 2006.
  • Robert Lee Warren, birth date 9/29/1865 in Texas; death date 3/24/1952 in Highland Park, Dallas County; real estate and inv. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Robert Lee Warren, birth date 9/29/1865 in Harrison County, Texas, death date 3/24/1952 in Dallas, Texas, burial in Sparkman Hillcrest Memorial Park, Dallas. Includes photos, reprint of obituary from Dallas Morning News, 3/25/1952. Find a Grave.
  • Ancestral study of four families, Roberts, Griffith, Cartwright, Simpson : covering lineal and collateral relations of my children, published by Emily Griffith Roberts (Terrell, Tex.), pp. 380-381, 677, 680. Robert Lee Warren birth date 9/29/1865. HeritageQuest Online.
  • "Robert Lee Warren, former State Senator from Kaufman County, may be a candidate in 1916 to oppose James E Ferguson for Governor of Texas." "Rumored Former Senator Warren May Enter Race," The Austin Statesman and Tribune, 11/15/1915, p. 2. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • R.L. Warren House, Terrell, Texas - May 4, 2008, historical marker on property: "Robert Lee Warren (1865-1952), a 1911-15 State Senator." Terrell Daily Photo, 2007.


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Committee Information top

33rd R.S. - 1913
Agricultural Affairs  
Constitutional Amendments  
Contingent Expenses (Chair) 
Penitentiary System, Special  
State Asylums  
State Penitentiaries  
Stock and Stock Raising  
Treasurer's and Comptroller's Departments  
32nd R.S. - 1911
Agricultural Affairs  
Educational Affairs  
Insurance, Statistics and History  
Judiciary No. 1  
Military Affairs  
Privileges and Elections (Chair) 
Prohibition Amendment Election held July 22, 1911, Investigation of  
Public Debt, Claims and Accounts  
Public Health  
Senatorial Districts  
State Affairs  
State Asylums  

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