Honore Ligarde

Honore Ligarde

Full Name: Honore Ligarde
Date of birth: April 11, 1920
Date of death: February 15, 1986

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 59 Jan 12, 1971 - Jan 9, 1973 62nd   Democrat Laredo / Webb   Webb, Zapata
H 59 Jan 14, 1969 - Jan 12, 1971 61st   Democrat Laredo / Webb   Webb, Zapata
H 59 Jan 10, 1967 - Jan 14, 1969 60th   Democrat Laredo / Webb   Webb, Zapata
H 69 Jan 12, 1965 - Jan 10, 1967 59th   Democrat Laredo / Webb   Webb, Zapata
H 69 Jan 8, 1963 - Jan 12, 1965 58th (1)   Democrat Laredo / Webb   Webb, Zapata

(1) Sworn 12/1/1962. Oaths of Office.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

  • United States Army Air Corps, Captain, World War II. "As a member of the United States Army Air Corps during World War II, Mr. Ligarde attained the rank of captain while participating in 50 combat missions in North Africa and Italy; he won commendation for his meritorious military service and was awarded the Air Medal with nine oak leaf clusters and the Presidential Unit Citation." 69th Legislature, 3rd C.S., HCR 7. Resolutions - Memorial.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

62nd R.S. - 1971
Commerce and Manufacturing  
Common Carriers  
Juvenile Crime and Deliquency  
Mexican-American Rail Passenger Service  
Revenue and Taxation  
State Finance (Chair) 
Texas-Mexico-Central America Friendship  
61st R.S. - 1969
Agricultural Land Assessment  
Constitutional Amendments  
Interim Activities  
Labor Surplus (Chair) 
Revenue and Taxation  
State Finance (Vice Chair) 
Taxation of Farm, Ranch and Forest Lands  
60th R.S. - 1967
Liquor Regulation  
Military and Veterans' Affairs  
Rules (Vice Chair) 
Wages and Employment  
59th R.S. - 1965
Banks and Banking  
Judicial Districts (Vice Chair) 
Motor Traffic  
Priority of State Tax Liens  
58th R.S. - 1963
Constitutional Amendments  
Federal Relations  
Liquor Regulation  
Privileges, Suffrage, and Elections  

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