M.A. Hobbs

Merida Ambros Hobbs

Full Name: Merida Ambros Hobbs
Date of birth: November 21, 1888
Date of death: May 9, 1967

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 23 Jan 12, 1943 - Jan 9, 1945 48th   Democrat Hallettsville / Lavaca   Lavaca
H 23 Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 12, 1943 47th   Democrat Hallettsville / Lavaca   Lavaca

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House District 23
Jan 12, 1943 - Jan 9, 1945
Legislatures: 48th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Hallettsville / Lavaca
Counties in district: Lavaca
House District 23
Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 12, 1943
Legislatures: 47th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Hallettsville / Lavaca
Counties in district: Lavaca

Biographical Information top

Other Resources

  • Merida Ambros Hobbs, birth date 11/21/1888 in Texas; death date 5/9/1967 in Hallettsville, Lavaca County; retired rancher. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • M.A. Hobbs, birth date 11/21/1888, death date 5/9/1967, burial in Salem Cemetery, Ezzell, Lavaca County. Includes photo taken at the Texas Capitol during term as state representative, biographical information. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, M.A. Hobbs, 5/25/1967, p. 3. Death date 5/9/1967 in Hallettsville, "Mr. Hobbs was a past state representative." Shiner Gazette.
  • 47th Legislature (1941) - M.A. Hobbs, postoffice Hallettsville, Lavaca County, nativity Texas, age 52, farmer and stockman. Texas Legislative Manual.


  • Photograph. M.A. Hobbs, 48th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. M.A. Hobbs, 47th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

48th R.S. - 1943
Congressional and Legislative Districts  
Livestock and Stock Raising (Vice Chair) 
Representation Before the Legislature  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
47th R.S. - 1941
Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
Federal Relations  
Fireproofing Capitol, Special  
Live Stock and Stock Raising  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  

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