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Billy Coughran, Jr. William U. Coughran
Full Name: William U. "Billy" Coughran, Jr.
Date of birth: February 8, 1918
Date of death: December 19, 1986

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 38-2 Jan 8, 1963 - Jan 12, 1965 58th (1)   Democrat McAllen / Hidalgo   Hidalgo

(1) Sworn 11/23/1962. Oaths of Office.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Obituary and photo, William U. Coughran, 12/21/1986, p. 4A, "former member of the Texas House of Representatives." McAllen Monitor.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, World War II. Military grave marker, William Coughran, Jr., birth date 2/8/1918, death date 12/19/1986, burial in Post Mountain Cemetery, Burnet, Burnet County. Find a Grave.
  • Other Resources
  • William U. Coughran, Jr., death date 12/19/1986 in Bexar County. FamilySearch Texas Death Index, 1964-1998.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Billy Coughran, Jr., 58th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 58th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    58th R.S. - 1963
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