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Bacilio Benavides Bacilio Benavides
Full Name: Bacilio Benavides
Date of birth: April 15, 1800
Date of death: 1863

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 66 Nov 7, 1859 - Nov 4, 1861 8th (1)     Laredo / Webb   Webb
(1) District No. 66, Webb, Bacilio Benavidez. House Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • BENAVIDES, BASILIO (1800-1863), "the second of five Tejanos known to have served in the Texas House of Representatives during the nineteenth century." Relatives: Basilio Benavides - uncle; Santos Benavides - nephew. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch and portrait, Don Bacilio Benavides. Texas Album of the Eighth Legislature, 1860.
  • Other Resources
  • Mentioned in TEJANO POLITICS. Listed among the Tejanos who served in the Texas House and Senate. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Part II, Historical Survey, "Secession and Civil War." Shared Experience: the History, Architecture and Historic Designations of the Lower Rio Grande Heritage Corridor, 1994.
  • Mentioned, pp. 12, 21-22. Vaqueros in Blue and Gray, 2000.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Bacilio Benavides, 8th Legislature, Texas Album of the Eighth Legislature
  • Committee Informationtop
    8th R.S. - 1859
    Joint Indian Affairs  
    Public Lands  
     

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