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Morris Harvey

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Feb 16, 1821

Morris Harvey was born in Raleigh County

1851

Morris Harvey served as county jailer

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1859

Morris Harvey began his service as Fayette County sheriff

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1860

Morris Harvey left his service as Fayette County sheriff

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1866

Morris Harvey and brother-in-law received a land grant from West Virginia of 1,000 acres on the west side of New River

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1871

Morris Harvey married Rosaltha Dickinson

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1900

Morris Harvey founded the Fayette National Bank

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1901

The Barboursville Seminary changed its name to Morris Harvey College, now University of Charleston

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Apr 05, 1908

Morris Harvey died in Fayetteville

1978

Morris Harvey College became the University of Charleston

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