William H. Carter

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. 723

CARTER, WILLIAM H. (Republican.) Address Mid-
dlebourne, West Va. Born January 29,1879, at Centerville,
Upshur county; educated in the public schools and at
West Virginia Conference Seminary, Buckhannon; a
lawyer by profession, receiving his legal education at the
state University; served one term as clerk of the county
court of Tyler county; elected to the State Senate in 1914,
from the Second District; in 1917 his committee assign-
ments were as follows Penitentiary (Chairman); Labor
(Chairman); Judiciary, Education, Counties and Munici-
pal Corporations, Railroads, Forfeited and Unappro-
priated Lands, Passed and Enrolled Bills.

Submitted by: Valerie Crook