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M. Hobbs M.A. 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
Biographical Notes and Resources top
  • Photograph. M. Hobbs, 47th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. M. Hobbs, 48th 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.
  • Other Resources
  • Merida Ambros Hobbs, birth date 11/21/1888, death date 5/9/1967, retired rancher. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Merida Ambros Hobbs, birth date 11/21/1888, death date 5/9/1967, photo taken at the Texas Capitol during term as state representative, biographical information, interment in Salem Cemetery, Ezzell, Lavaca County. 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. 48th Legislature (1943) - age 55. Born circa 1888-1889. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Committee Informationtop
    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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