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William Gustavus Conley


Jan 08, 1866

William Gustavus Conley was born in Kingwood

1893

William Conley earned a law degree from WVU

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1896

William Coley founded the Parsons Advocate newspaper

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1908

William Conley was appointed to unexpired term as West Virginia attorney general

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1912

William Conley ran unsuccessfully for congressional 2nd district

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1923

The last Democratic majority until 1930

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Nov 06, 1928

William Conley defeated Alfred Taylor in the gubernatorial race

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Nov 04, 1930

Democrats began majority in both houses of state legislature

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Nov 08, 1932

The Tax Limitation Amendment was passed by voters

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1932

Unemployed West Virginia veterans marching on Washington

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Oct 21, 1940

William Conley died


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