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

Selected Newspaper articles

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


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

58th R.S. - 1963
Commerce and Manufactures  
Congressional and Legislative Districts  
State Affairs  

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