Garnett Kerr Kump

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

Source:
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

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES

pg. 726

KUMP, GARNETT KERR. (Democrat.) Address:
Romney, West Va. Born December 9, 1875; educated in
the common schools and at West Virginia University; a
lawyer by profession, receiving his legal education at the
University; was a member of the House of Delegates in
1905; elected to the Senate in 1912, from the Fifteenth Dis-
trict; re-elected in 1916; is a hold-over Senator; has been
the patron of important measures looking to the improve-
ment of the school? and roads of the State; committee as-
signments, 1917: Judiciary, Public Buildings and Humane
Institutions, Railroads, Federal Relations, Immigration and
Agriculture, Medicine and Sanitation, Forfeited and Unappro-
priated Lands, Prohibition and Temperance, Public Printing _

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