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
Members of the House of Delegates.
HALL, SEPTIMIUS. (Democrat.)^Address: New Mar-
tinsville, West Va. One of the delegates from Wetzel.
Bom in Ritchie county February 14, 1847; educated in the
common schools and the New Martinsville high school; is
one of five surviving members of the Constitutional Con-
tion of 1872; served one term in the Senate and numer-
ous terms in House; oldest delegate in point of continuous
service; the present legislature passed a concurrent resolution
in which his long and faithful services were recognized and
highly commended; committee assignments 1917: Virginia
Debt (Chairman); Elections and Privileges, Taxation and
Finance, Insurance, Rules, Forfeited and Unappropriated
Lands, Executive Offices and Library.
Submitted by: Valerie Crook