W.R. Cousins Jr.

Wilfred Roy Cousins, Jr.

Full Name: Wilfred Roy Cousins, Jr.
Date of birth: January 9, 1915
Date of death: June 11, 1987

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 4 Jan 14, 1947 - Jan 9, 1951 50th   51st   Democrat Beaumont / Jefferson   Hardin, Jefferson, Liberty, Orange
H 15 Jan 9, 1945 - Jan 14, 1947 49th   Democrat Beaumont / Jefferson   Jefferson, Orange

Terms of Service top

Senate District 4
Jan 14, 1947 - Jan 9, 1951
Legislatures: 50th   51st  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Beaumont / Jefferson
Counties in district: Hardin, Jefferson, Liberty, Orange
House District 15
Jan 9, 1945 - Jan 14, 1947
Legislatures: 49th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Beaumont / Jefferson
Counties in district: Jefferson, Orange

Biographical Information top

Selected newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

  • 70th Legislature, 2nd C.S., SR 125. Wilfred Roy Cousins. Relatives - William Roy Cousins - father, Wilfred Roy Cousins, Jr. - son. Sources indicate father/son relationship. Most use Jr./Sr. designation in spite of difference in given names. Resolutions - Memorial.

Biographical Sketches

  • Memorial, June 1988, p. 644. Texas Bar Journal.

Military Service Notes

Other Resources


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

51st R.S. - 1949
Civil Jurisprudence  
Counties and County Boundaries  
Election Laws Study, Special  
Labor (Chair) 
Military Affairs  
Oil, Gas and Conservation  
Privileges and Elections  
State Affairs  
Stock and Stock Raising (Vice Chair) 
Veterans' Affairs  
Water Code  
Water Rights, Irrigation and Drainage  
50th R.S. - 1947
Civil Jurisprudence  
Constitutional Amendments  
Counties and County Boundaries  
Internal Improvements (Vice Chair) 
Military Affairs  
Nominations of Governor  
Oil, Gas and Conservation  
Privileges and Elections (Chair) 
Public Health  
State Affairs  
Veterans' Affairs  
49th R.S. - 1945
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Military Affairs  
Oil, Gas, and Mining  

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