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John Camillus McWhorter


Jul 05, 1866

John Camillus McWhorter was born in Upshur County

1894

John McWhorter received a law degree from WVU law school

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1904

John McWhorter became a judge of West Virginia's 12th judicial circuit

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1912

Prohibitionist John McWhorter served as chairman of the West Virginia Ratification Federation

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1913

John McWhorter left office as judge of West Virginia's 12th judicial circuit

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1914

State prohibition began

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1927

Historical novel, The Scout of the Buckongehanon, was written by J. C. McWhorter

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Mar 25, 1937

John McWhorter died


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