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Antonio M. Fernandez

Antonio M. Fernandez, American congressman, lawyer. member Legislature, 1935; member Public Service Commission, 1941-1942; member 78th to 84th Congresses, at large for New Mexico.

Background

  • Fernandez, Antonio M. was born on January 17, 1902 in Springer, New Mexico, United States. Son of Jose Estevan and Maria Anita (Lopez) Fernandez.

  • Education

    • Student Highlands U., Las Vegas, New Mexico, 1921, Cumberland U., Tennessee, 1931.

    Career

    • Court reporter, 1924-1930. Admitted to New Mexico bar, 1931, and since practiced in N M. Member Legislature, 1935.

      Chief tax attorney, 1935-1936. Assistant attorney general, 1937-1941. Member Public Service Commission, 1941-1942.

      Member 78th to 84th Congresses, at large for New Mexico Home: 501 Armenta St., Santa Fe, New Mexico Address: 1023 H.O.B., Washington.

    Membership

    Member Legislature, 1935. Member Public Service Commission, 1941-1942. Member 78th to 84th Congresses, at large for New Mexico.

    Connections

    • Married Cleofas Chavez, June 12, 1924. Children: Anita, Dolores, Antonio Manuel, Orlando Octaviano, Manuel Armando.
    • father: Jose Estevan Fernandez
    • mother: Maria Anita (Lopez) Fernandez
    • spouse: Cleofas Chavez
    • children: Anita Fernandez
    • Dolores Fernandez
    • Antonio Manuel Fernandez
    • Orlando Octaviano Fernandez
    • Manuel Armando Fernandez
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    Born January 17, 1902
    Died November 7, 1956
    (aged 54)
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