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Louis Cardis

Louis Cardis
Full Name: Louis Cardis
Birth date: 1825
Death date: October 10, 1877

Terms of Service

  • House, 15th Legislature
    4/18/1876 - 10/10/1877
  • House, 14th (1) (2) Legislature
    1/13/1874 - 4/18/1876
(1) Democrat. "From Brownsville, Special to the News," 10/22/1873. "The Democratic District convention of the thirtieth district, met at Laredo, on the 15th inst. and nominated Judge Wm. H. Russell, of Cameron for senator; Col. Santos Benavides, of Webb, Louis Cardis, of El Paso, and P.F. Murphy, of Nueces, for representatives." Galveston Daily News .
(2) 30th District, Louis Cardis, P.F. Murphy, and Santos Benavides, list of members elect in typescript journal. Cardis and Murphy sworn 1/13/1874, p. 3; Jeremiah Galvan of Cameron sworn 1/14/1874, typescript journal, p. 7. House Journal . Typescript Journal
January 13, 1874

Biographical Notes and Resources


  • Photograph. Louis Cardis, Constitutional Convention of 1875 Composite Photo. From the collection of the Texas State Library and Archives Commisison.
  • Photograph. Louis Cardis, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Louis Cardis, State Preservation Board

Other Resources

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