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William Alexander MacCorkle


May 07, 1857

William Alexander MacCorkle was born in Rockbridge County, Virginia

1879

William MacCorkle graduated from Washington and Lee University

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1880

William MacCorkle was elected prosecuting attorney of Kanawha County

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1881

William MacCorkle married Belle Goshorn

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1889

William MacCorkle left prosecuting attorney's office

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Nov 08, 1892

William MacCorkle was elected governor

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Mar 04, 1893

William MacCorkle gave his gubernatorial inauguration address

1894

Democratic Supremacy in West Virginia ended

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Nov 08, 1910

William MacCorkle was elected to the state Senate

1929

The Citizen's National Bank was absorbed by the Charleston National Bank

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Sep 24, 1930

William A. MacCorkle died of pneumonia


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