Bacilio Benavides

Bacilio Benavides

Full Name: Bacilio Benavides
Other surnames: Benavidez
Date of birth: April 15, 1800
Date of death: 1863

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 66 Nov 7, 1859 - Nov 4, 1861 8th     Laredo / Webb   Webb

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House District 66
Nov 7, 1859 - Nov 4, 1861
Legislatures: 8th  
Home City/County: Laredo / Webb
Counties in district: Webb

Biographical Information top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • BENAVIDES, BASILIO (1800-1863), "the second of five Tejanos known to have served in the Texas House of Representatives during the nineteenth century." Relatives: Basilio Benavides - uncle; Santos Benavides - nephew. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch and portrait, Don Bacilio Benavides. Texas Album of the Eighth Legislature, 1860.

Other Resources


Committee Information top

8th R.S. - 1859
Joint Indian Affairs  
Public Lands  

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