Leonidas Johnson Rountree

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Leonidas Johnson Rountree (July 15, 1868 - May 2, 1923) was a newspaper publisher.


He was born in Dripping Springs, Texas on July 15, 1868. His grandfather was Samuel Johnson. He married Francis Mitchell. He became a member of Texas House of Representatives from 1921 to 1923. He died of a stroke on May 2, 1923, after giving a speech in the Texas House of Representatives, in the Texas State Capitol in Austin, Texas. He was buried in Bryan City Cemetery in Bryan, Texas.[1]