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Antonio M. Fernandez

congressman , lawyer

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