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H.T. Rhea Henry Tolbert Rhea
Full Name: Henry Tolbert Rhea
Date of birth: June 17, 1847
Date of death: August 17, 1905

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 5 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th   Democrat Mount Pleasant / Titus   Morris, Red River, Titus
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Brief biographical sketch, Henry T. Rhea, Cookville, p. 154. Born in Louisville, Tennessee, came to Titus County, Texas, in 1869. Texas State Government: A Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1880 - H.T. Rhea, Titus County, age 32, born circa 1848 in Tennessee, farming, wife Sarah J., sons L.T., Jessie W., Leon, and "Rhea" (2 months), daughter A.T.
    Henry Tolbert Rhea and Sarah Jane Snead, parents of Knox Rhea, birth date 3/14/1884 in Mount Pleasant, Titus County.
    Census of 1900 - Henry Rhea, Titus County, age 52, born June 1847 in Tennessee, farmer, sons Leon, Thomas B., Lawrence, and Knox. FamilySearch. 1880 1900 Texas Births and Christenings, 1840-1981
  • H.T. Rhea, birth date 6/17/1847, death date 8/17/1905, burial in Center Grove Cemetery, Titus County. Find a Grave.
  • 25th Legislature (1897) - H.T. Rhea, postoffice Mount Pleasant, nativity Tennessee, farmer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. H.T. Rhea, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 25th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Insurance, Statistics and History  
    Mining and Minerals  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Stock and Stockraising  

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