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Henry Mason Mathews

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Mar 29, 1834

Henry Mason Mathews was born in Frankford

1856

Henry Mathews graduated from University of Virginia

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1857

Henry Mathews began practicing law in Lewisburg

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Nov 07, 1865

Henry Mathews was elected to the West Virginia Senate

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Apr 09, 1872

Henry Mathews served as a member of the West Virginia Constitutional Convention

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Nov 05, 1872

Henry Mathews was elected attorney general of West Virginia

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Nov 07, 1876

Henry Mason Mathews, a Redeemer and former Confederate officer, was elected the first of the so-called "Bourbon" governors.

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1877

The great railroad strike, the first nationwide industrial strike, began at Martinsburg

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1881

Henry Mathews returned to Lewisburg

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Apr 28, 1884

Henry Mathews died unexpectedly

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