William Presley Mcaboy

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. 727

McABOY, WILLIAM PRESLEY. (Republican.) Ad-
dress: Huntington, West Va. Born at Rutland, Ohio, Sep-
tember 12, 1858; educated in the public schools and at Rio
Grande, Ohio; spent most active part of his life on farm and
teaching school in Putnam and Cabell counties; elected
Sheriff of Putnam county in 1900; is now cashier of the Twen-
tieth Street Bank, Huntington; elected to Senate from the
Fifth District in 1914; served on the following committees in
sessions of 1917: Prohibition and Temperance (Chairman) ;
Public Library (Chairman); Privileges and Elections,
Finance, Counties and Municipal Corporations, Banks and
Corporations, Insurance, Forfeited and Unappropriated
Lands, Public Printing, Rules, Virginia Debt.

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