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Elizabeth Simpson Drewry


Sep 22, 1893

Elizabeth Simpson Drewry was born in Motley, Virginia

Nov 07, 1950

Elizabeth Drewry became first black woman elected to West Virginia state legislature

Other events that happened on or around November 07, 1950

1956

Elizabeth Drewry helped pass constitutional amendment allowing women to serve on juries in West Virginia

Other events that happened on or around 1956

Sep 24, 1979

Elizabeth Drewry died in Welch


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