Robert Calvin Thaxton

Full Name: Robert Calvin Thaxton
Date of birth: April 15, 1854
Date of death: October 10, 1928

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 93 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th   Democrat Mason / Mason   Llano, Mason

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House District 93
Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899
Legislatures: 25th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Mason / Mason
Counties in district: Llano, Mason

Biographical Information top

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary, Calvin Thaxton, 10/20/1928, p. 1. Robert Calvin Thaxton, born 4/15/1854 near Fort Smith, Arkansas. "He was also county attorney, special county judge for a short term and served in the Twenty-fifth Legislature as representative from this district." Fredericksburg Standard.
  • Biographical sketch, Calvin Thaxton, p. 146. Born 4/15/1954 [sic] in Sebastian County, Arkansas, married Emily E. Mogford 4/18/1887. Texas State Government: A Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.

Other Resources

  • Robert Calvin Thaxton, birth date 4/15/1854 in Sebastian County, Arkansas, death date 10/10/1928 in Mason, Mason County, Texas. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Calvin Thaxton, birth date 4/15/1854 in Sebastian County, Arkansas, death date 10/10/1928 in Mason, Texas, burial in Gooch Cemetery, Mason, Mason County. Find a Grave.


  • Photograph. C. Thaxton, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board

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Committee Information top

25th R.S. - 1897
Absence of Certain Members, Investigate, Special  
Counties and County Boundaries  
Mining and Minerals  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
State Affairs  
Stock and Stockraising  

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