Robert Douglass Gage
Full Name: Robert Douglass Gage, Sr.
Date of birth: October 16, 1860
Date of death: December 12, 1953
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||Dates of Service
||Counties in District
Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897
Barstow / Ward
Andrews, Borden, Callahan, Crane, Dawson, Eastland, Ector, Fisher, Gaines, Garza, Glasscock, Haskell, Howard, Jones, Kent, Loving, Lynn, Martin, Midland, Mitchell, Nolan, Palo Pinto, Rains, Reeves, Scurry, Shackelford, Stephens, Stonewall, Taylor, Terry, Upton, Van Zandt, Ward, Winkler, Yoakum
24th Legislature - Roll of Senators-elect, oath of office administered, 1/8/1895, p. 1.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
- Obituary, R.D. Gage, 12/15/1953, p. 12. "Gage came to Texas in 1883, beginning law practice at Pecos. He was Reeves County judge and in the Texas Legislature as a representative [sic] and state senator."
Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
- Obituary, Judge Robert Douglass Gage, "R.D. Gage Dies at Port Gibson (Mississippi): Funeral Today for Prominent Citizen," Clarion-Ledger (Jackson, Mississippi), 12/13/1953, p. 1. "He was the oldest living graduate of the University of Mississippi . . . He was born in Port Gibson Oct. 16, 1860. After receiving his law degree from the University of Mississippi he went to West Texas in 1883 in to practice law, he became a county judge and also served in the Texas senate." Survivors include son R.D. Gage, Jr.
- Robert Douglass Gage, birth date 10/16/1860, death date 12/12/1953, burial in Wintergreen Cemetery, Port Gibson, Claiborne County, Mississippi. Includes photographs, biographical sketch.
Find a Grave.
R.D. Gage, 24th Legislature, State Preservation Board
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