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Amando F. Canales

Amando F. Canales
Full Name: Amando Felipe Canales
Birth date: February 5, 1921
Death date: July 15, 1987

Terms of Service

  • House, 59th Legislature
    1/12/1965 - 1/10/1967
  • House, 58th (1) Legislature
    1/8/1963 - 1/12/1965
(1) Sworn 11/19/1962. Oaths of Office .

Biographical Notes and Resources

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries


Other Resources

  • Relatives of Representative Terry Canales: José Tomás Canales - Great Uncle; Terry Andres Canales - Father (Son of Praxedis Canales); Amando F. Canales - Cousin (Son of Andres Cavazos Canales); Gabi Canales - Sister. Ancestry.com .
  • Amando Felipe Canales, birth date 2/5/1921, residence in Premont, Texas, student, Houston Aeronautical Trade School, Houston. Andres C. Canales in Premont, Texas, listed as contact. U.S., World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947. Ancestry.com .
  • Obituary, Amando F. Canales, "Former Representative Canales Dies at 66," Duval County Picture, 7/15/1987, p. 5. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
  • Biographical sketch included in Tejano Struggle for Representation 2004.
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