Samuel Randolph Boyd

Full Name: Samuel Randolph Boyd
Date of birth: April 29, 1853
Date of death: October 18, 1904

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 72 Jan 13, 1903 - Oct 18, 1904 28th   Democrat Hubbard City / Hill   Hill
H 75 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th   Democrat Hubbard City / Hill   Hill

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary and photo, "Capt. Boyd is Dead," 10/19/1904, p. 5. Galveston Daily News.
  • Biographical sketch, S.R. Boyd, of Hubbard City, Hill County, pp. 336-337. Lewis Publishing Company. Memorial and Biographical History of Johnson and Hill Counties, Texas, 1892, crediting Dallas Genealogical Society. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Biographical sketch, Samuel R. Boyd, pp. 184-185. The Twenty-Seventh Legislature and State Administration of Texas, 1901.
  • Biographical sketch, Samuel R. Boyd, p. 33. Born 4/29/1853 in Oktibbeha County, Mississippi, parents David Boyd and Elizabeth Robinson; marriage to Mary Pleamon Buck 5/13/1883 in Choctaw County, Mississippi; three children Mary Eulalie, Fred, and Maggie Pearl. Year Book for Texas, 1901, 1902.

Other Resources


  • Photograph. S.R. Boyd, 28th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. S.R. Boyd, 27th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

28th R.S. - 1903
Counties and County Boundaries  
Finance (Chair) 
27th R.S. - 1901
Heads of State Departments, Investigate (Chair) 
Private Land Claims  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
State Investigating  
State Reformatory at Gatesville (Chair) 

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