Rayburn

Rayburn

Rayburn can refer to the following:
*Sam Rayburn (1881-1961), U.S. Speaker of the House
*Gene Rayburn (1917-1999), U.S. host of TV's "Match Game"
*Rayburn Township, Pennsylvania
* Rayburn Range, a stove
* Rayburn House Office Building, a Congressional building


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  • Rayburn — This interesting and curious surname is of early medieval English origin, and is a locational name from the old lands of Ryburn in the parish of Dunlop, Ayrshire. The placename is composed of the northern Middle English ray , a roebuck (Olde… …   Surnames reference

  • Rayburn — biographical name Samuel Taliaferro 1882 1961 American politician …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Rayburn — /ray berrn/, n. Sam, 1882 1961, U.S. lawyer and political leader: Speaker of the House 1940 47, 1949 53, 1955 61. * * * …   Universalium

  • Rayburn — /ray berrn/, n. Sam, 1882 1961, U.S. lawyer and political leader: Speaker of the House 1940 47, 1949 53, 1955 61 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rayburn Musical Instruments — is a retail store specializing in brass, woodwind and orchestral string instruments. The original Rayburn was founded in 1939 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Boston Rayburn is currently located at 238 Huntington Ave. Rayburn, Boston is particularly …   Wikipedia

  • Rayburn, Texas — Rayburn is an unincorporated community in Liberty County, Texas, United States.EducationRayburn is zoned to schools in the Tarkington Independent School District.ReferencesExternal links*Handbook of Texas|id=RR/hnr11|name=Rayburn, Texas …   Wikipedia

  • Rayburn Doucett — Rayburn Donald Doucett (January 2 1943 ndash; ) is a former merchant and political figure in New Brunswick, Canada. He represented Restigouche County and then Restigouche East in the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick from 1970 to 1995 as a… …   Wikipedia

  • Rayburn, Sam — ▪ American politician Introduction in full  Samuel Taliaferro Rayburn   born January 6, 1882, Roane county, Tennessee, U.S. died November 16, 1961, Bonham, Texas  American political leader, who served as speaker of the U.S. House of… …   Universalium

  • Rayburn Range — The Rayburn is a type of stove similar in nature to the AGA. Indeed they are manufactured in Telford at the same factory as the AGA.The Rayburn was launched in 1946 with two hotplates, and one or two ovens and the ability to heat water. They… …   Wikipedia

  • Rayburn House Office Building — The Rayburn House Office Building (RHOB) is a congressional office building for the U.S. House of Representatives in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Washington, D.C., between South Capitol Street and First Street.Rayburn is named after former… …   Wikipedia

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