Luther E. Hall
|Luther E. Hall|
Luther E. Hall
|35th Governor of Louisiana|
May 14, 1912 – May 9, 1916
|Lieutenant||Thomas C. Barrett|
|Preceded by||Jared Y. Sanders|
|Succeeded by||Ruffin Pleasant|
|Member of the Louisiana Senate|
August 30, 1869|
|Died||November 6, 1921
New Orleans, Louisiana
|Resting place||Bastrop City Cemetery|
|Spouse(s)||Julia Clara Wendel|
|Alma mater||Tulane University|
Luther Egbert Hall (August 30, 1869 – November 6, 1921) was the 35th Governor of Louisiana from 1912 to 1916. Prior to that, he was a State Senator from 1898 to 1900, a State District Judge from 1900 to 1906, and State Appellate Judge from 1906 to 1911. Before his death, he was Assistant Attorney General from 1918 to 1921.
Hall's private secretary was Robert Roberts, Jr., a native of Union Parish who served as mayor of both Farmerville and Minden, state representative for Webster Parish, and judge of the 26th Judicial District from 1920 to 1925. Hall appointed Roberts to a two-year vacancy on the Louisiana Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in Shreveport.
- Louisiana Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism. "Luther E. Hall Historical Marker".
- Louisiana Secretary of State. "Luther Hall Biography".
- Henry E. Chambers, "Robert Roberts, Jr.", A History of Louisiana, Vol. 2 (Chicago and New York City, American Historical Society, Inc., 1925), pp. 21-22
Jared Y. Sanders
|Governor of Louisiana
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