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Alston G. Dayton

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Oct 18, 1857

Alston Gordon Dayton was born in Philippi

1878

Alston Dayton graduated from WVU

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Nov 26, 1884

Alston Dayton married Columbia May Sinsel

Nov 05, 1895

Alston Dayton elected to the House of Representatives

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1905

Alston Dayton was appointed judge of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of West Virginia

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1907

Alston Dayton issued sweeping temporary injunction against the UMW in Hitchman Coal & Coke v. John Mitchell

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1913

Alston Dayton made the injunction from the Hitchman Coal & Coke v. John Mitchell case permanent

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1917

U.S. Supreme Court supported Alston Dayton's "yellow dog" contracts ruling

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Jul 30, 1920

Alston Dayton died in Battle Creek, Michigan


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