H.M. LaFont

Harold M. LaFont

Full Name: Harold M. LaFont
Date of birth: July 1, 1907
Date of death: November 16, 2003

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 120 Jan 9, 1951 - Jan 13, 1953 52nd   Democrat Plainview / Hale   Bailey, Briscoe, Castro, Floyd, Hale, Lamb, Parmer, Swisher
H 120 Jan 31, 1950 - Jan 9, 1951 51st (1)   Democrat Plainview / Hale   Bailey, Briscoe, Castro, Floyd, Hale, Lamb, Parmer, Swisher

(1) Harold M. LaFont, in special election 11/8/1949, sworn 1/31/1950, succeeded I.B. Holt, resigned 6/30/1949. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Memorial, March 2004, p. 240. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Harold M. LaFont, reprint of obituary from the Plainview Daily Herald, 11/18/2003. Hale County Cemetery Database. Unger Memorial Library, 2006.

Other Resources

  • Harold M. LaFont, birth date 7/1/1907, death date 11/16/2003, last place of residence Plainview, Hale County. FamilySearch United States Social Security Death Index.
  • Judge Harold M. LaFont, birth date 7/1/1907, death date 11/16/2003, burial in Plainview Cemetery, Plainview, Hale County. Includes reprint of obituary from Cape Girardeau Southeast Missourian, 11/18/2003. Find a Grave.

Photographs

  • Photograph. H.M. LaFont, 52nd Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

52nd R.S. - 1951
Appropriations  
Conservation and Reclamation  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Federal Relations  
Highways and Roads (Vice Chair) 
Houston Press Story, Investigation, Special (Chair) 
51st R.S. - 1949
Conservation and Reclamation  
Highways and Roads  
Livestock and Stock Raising  
Revenue and Taxation  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  

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