R.T. Burns

Robert Thomas Burns

Full Name: Robert Thomas Burns, Sr.
Date of birth: October 7, 1878
Date of death: July 22, 1949

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 56 Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd   Democrat Irene / Hill   Hill
H 72 Jan 10, 1911 - Jan 14, 1913 32nd   Democrat Irene / Hill   Hill

Terms of Service top

House District 56
Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915
Legislatures: 33rd  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Irene / Hill
Counties in district: Hill
House District 72
Jan 10, 1911 - Jan 14, 1913
Legislatures: 32nd  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Irene / Hill
Counties in district: Hill

Biographical Information top

Biographical Sketches

  • Memorial, October 1949, p. 481. "Surviving are two sons, both of whom are attorneys, Gordon Burns and Robert T. Burns Jr. of Huntsville." Texas Bar Journal.

Other Resources

  • Robert Thomas Burns, birth date 10/7/1878 in Williamson County; death date 7/22/1949 in Huntsville, Walker County; attorney/lawyer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Robert T. Burns (1878-1949), burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Huntsville, Walker County, with spouse Montie Burns. Includes Burns family photo. Find a Grave.


  • Photograph. R.T. Burns, 33rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Robt T. Burns, 32nd Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

33rd R.S. - 1913
Capitol Basement, Inspect  
North Texas Hospital for the Insane at Terrell  
Private Corporations  
Supreme Judicial Districts  
32nd R.S. - 1911
Commerce and Manufactures  
Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
Private Corporations  

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