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John C. Hoyo John Charles Hoyo
Full Name: John Charles Hoyo, Sr.
Date of birth: July 20, 1891
Date of death: November 13, 1958

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 78-5 Jan 9, 1945 - Jun 26, 1946 49th (1)   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 78-5 Jan 12, 1943 - Jan 9, 1945 48th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 78-5 Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 12, 1943 47th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
(1) Hoyo resigned 6/26/1946. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 56th Legislature, R.S., HSR 112. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • HOYO, JOHN CHARLES, SR. (1891-1958). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch included in Tejano Struggle for Representation, 2004.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Navy, Ensign, World War I. "When the United States entered World War I, Hoyo enlisted in the United States Navy and earned the rank of ensign." Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Other Resources
  • Mentioned in TEJANO POLITICS. Listed among the Tejanos who served in the Texas House and Senate. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. John C. Hoyo, 47th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. John C. Hoyo, 48th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. John C. Hoyo, 49th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 47th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 48th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 49th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    49th R.S. - 1945
    Conservation and Reclamation (Chair) 
    Game and Fisheries  
    Oil, Gas, and Mining  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    48th R.S. - 1943
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Judiciary and Uniform State Laws  
    Oil, Gas, and Mining (Chair) 
    Revenue and Taxation  
    47th R.S. - 1941
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Highways and Motor Traffic  
    Public Lands and Buildings  
    Revenue and Taxation  

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