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Wilfred Roy Cousins, Jr. Wilfred Roy Cousins
Full Name: Wilfred Roy Cousins, Jr.
Date of birth: January 9, 1915
Date of death: June 11, 1987

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 4 Jan 14, 1947 - Jan 9, 1951 51st   50th   Democrat Beaumont / Jefferson   Hardin, Jefferson, Liberty, Orange
H 15 Jan 9, 1945 - Jan 14, 1947 49th   Democrat Beaumont / Jefferson   Jefferson, Orange
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 70th Legislature, 2nd C.S., SR 125. Wilfred Roy Cousins. Relatives - William Roy Cousins, Sr.[?] - father, Wilfred Roy Cousins, Jr. - son. Sources indicate father/son relationship. Most use Jr./Sr. designation in spite of difference in given names. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Memorial, June 1988, p. 644. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, World War II. 70th Legislature, 2nd C.S., SR 125. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • United States Army. Photo and salute. With Honor and Gratitude: A Special Thank You to Our Texas Senate Members Who Served Our Country, 2017.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Wilfred Roy Cousins, Jr., 49th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Wilfred Roy Cousins, Jr., 50th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Wilfred Roy Cousins, Jr., 51st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 50th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 51st session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 49th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    51st R.S. - 1949
    Civil Jurisprudence  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Election Laws Study, Special  
    Labor (Chair) 
    Military Affairs  
    Oil, Gas and Conservation  
    Privileges and Elections  
    State Affairs  
    Stock and Stock Raising (Vice Chair) 
    Veterans' Affairs  
    Water Code  
    Water Rights, Irrigation and Drainage  
    50th R.S. - 1947
    Civil Jurisprudence  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Internal Improvements (Vice Chair) 
    Military Affairs  
    Nominations of Governor  
    Oil, Gas and Conservation  
    Privileges and Elections (Chair) 
    Public Health  
    State Affairs  
    Veterans' Affairs  
    49th R.S. - 1945
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Military Affairs  
    Oil, Gas, and Mining  

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