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Robert H. Cumby
Posted by: Bob Cumby Date: January 08, 2000 at 18:48:27
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I am looking on family info on Robert H. Cumby born 1825-?, move to Rusk, Co., TX in 1849. He became a prominent planter and one of eth wealthiest men in the County.He was elected to the Eighth Texas Legislature in 1859 an served a representative until 186l he become a colonel durning the Civil War. after the war he move to Dallas, where he served as a constable. Cumby, Texas was named remamed for him.


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