E. E. Cotrill

Biographical Sketches of Members of Congress, Members of the Legislature,
Officers of the State Governement and judges of the Supreme Court of Appeals,
West Virigina, 1917

West Virginia Legislative Hand Book and Manual and Official Register, 1917,
Compiled and Edited by John T. Harris, Clerk of the Senate,
The Tribune Printing Co., Charleston, West Va.
pgs. 719 – 770


pg. 734

Members of the House of Delegates.

COTRILL, E. E. (Democrat.) Address : Sand Fork,
West Va. Delegate from Gilmer county. Born June 6,
1866 and educated in the public schools of that county;
occupation, farming and timbering; never held any public
office until he was elected in 1916 to represent his county
in the Legislature. During the regular and extraordinary
sessions of 1917 he was assigned to and served on the House
standing committees on Taxation and Finance, Education,
Labor, Humane Institutions and Public Buildings, Game
and Fish, Roads and Internal Navigation. He also served
on the sub-committee apponted [sic] to draft the “Good
Roads Bill.”

Submitted by: Valerie Crook