Isauro Gabaldón y González (born Isauro González; December 8, 1875 – December 21, 1942) was a Resident Commissioner from the Philippine Islands serving from 1920 until 1928.
|Senator of the Philippines from the Third Senatorial District|
Serving with Francisco Tongio Liongson
|Preceded by||Post created|
|Succeeded by||Teodoro Sandiko|
|Resident Commissioner to the U.S. House of Representatives from the Philippine Islands|
March 4, 1920 – July 16, 1928
|Preceded by||Teodoro R. Yangco|
|Succeeded by||Camilo Osías|
|Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Nueva Ecija's Second District|
|Preceded by||Felipe Buencamino, Jr.|
|Succeeded by||Felipe Buencamino, Jr.|
|Member of the Philippine National Assembly from Nueva Ecija's Lone District|
|Preceded by||Post created|
|Succeeded by||Lucio Gonzales|
|Governor of Nueva Ecija|
December 8, 1875
San Isidro, Nueva Ecija, Captaincy General of the Philippines
|Died||December 21, 1942(aged 67)|
He was born in San Isidro, Nueva Ecija, Philippines on December 8, 1875, and was a Spanish-Filipino mestizo, the illegitimate son of José Gabaldón y Pérez, a Spaniard from Tébar, Cuenca, and of María González y Mendoza, a Filipina native. He was the grandson by paternal side of Lorenzo Gabaldón and Luisa Pérez, and by maternal side of Cosme González and Bárbara Mendoza.
Education and law practiceEdit
He attended the public schools in Tebar, Spain, which was his father's hometown. He studied law in the Universidad Central, in Madrid, Spain and graduated from the University of Santo Tomas in Manila, Philippine Islands. He practiced law from 1903 to 1906.
He was governor of the Province of Nueva Ecija in 1906 and 1912–1916. He was a member of the Philippine Assembly from 1907 to 1912. He served as governor of Nueva Ecija from 1912 to 1916. He later served in the Philippine Senate between 1916 and 1919. He was elected as a Nationalist and a Resident Commissioner to the United States in 1920. He was reelected in 1923 and 1925, and served from March 4, 1920, until his resignation effective July 16, 1928, having been nominated for election to the Philippine House of Representatives. He had also been elected in 1925 as a member of the Philippine House of Representatives, but did not qualify, preferring to continue as Commissioner until resigning in 1928.
He died on December 21, 1942.
- Kowalewski, Albin (2017). Asian and Pacific Islander Americans in Congress, 1900-2017. Government Printing Office. pp. 178–183. ISBN 978-0-16-094356-0. Retrieved 2 February 2021.
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- Interesantes Declaraciones de D. Isauro Gabaldón, El Sol, November 13, 1924
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- United States Congress. "Isauro Gabaldón (id: G000001)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
|U.S. House of Representatives|
Teodoro R. Yangco
| Resident Commissioner from the Philippines to the United States Congress
Served alongside: Jaime C. de Veyra and Pedro Guevara