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Encyclopedia > Daniel D. T. Farnsworth
Daniel D.T. Farnsworth
Daniel D.T. Farnsworth

Daniel Duane Tompkins Farnsworth was born December 23, 1819 in Staten Island, New York. At the age of two, his family relocated to Buckhannon, WV in Upshur County. He was West Virginia State Senate President in 1869 when Governor Arthur I. Boreman ascended to the US Senate. He served as Governor of West Virginia for seven days: February 26, 1869 - March 4, 1869. Image File history File links GovernorFarnsworth. ... Image File history File links GovernorFarnsworth. ... Buckhannon is a city in Upshur County, West Virginia along the Buckhannon River. ... Upshur County is a county located in the state of West Virginia. ... Arthur Ingram Boreman (July 24, 1823–April 19, 1896) was the first governor of the U.S. state of West Virginia. ...

Preceded by:
Arthur I. Boreman
Governor of West Virginia
1869
Succeeded by:
William E. Stevenson
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State of West Virginia
Cities | Towns | Villages | Census-designated places | Governors | Colleges and universities Arthur Ingram Boreman (July 24, 1823–April 19, 1896) was the first governor of the U.S. state of West Virginia. ... This is a list of Governors of West Virginia Categories: Lists of United States governors | Governors of West Virginia ... William Edwards Stevenson (October 25, 1900 - April 2, 1985) was an American athlete, lawyer and diplomat, who won the gold medal in 4x400 m relay at the 1924 Summer Olympics. ... This is a list of Governors of West Virginia Categories: Lists of United States governors | Governors of West Virginia ... Image File history File links Flag_of_West_Virginia. ... Arthur Ingram Boreman (July 24, 1823–April 19, 1896) was the first governor of the U.S. state of West Virginia. ... William Edwards Stevenson (October 25, 1900 - April 2, 1985) was an American athlete, lawyer and diplomat, who won the gold medal in 4x400 m relay at the 1924 Summer Olympics. ... John Jeremiah Jacob (December 9, 1829-November 24, 1893) was a Democrat politician from Green Spring in Hampshire County, West Virginia. ... Aretas B. Fleming Aretas Brooks Fleming was born on October 15, 1839 in Fairmont, WV (Marion County). ... William Alexander MacCorkle (May 7, 1857–September 24, 1930), was a United States, lawyer, prosecutor, governor state legislator, and financier. ... William Ellsworth Glasscock (December 13, 1862 - April 12, 1925) was an American politician who served as governor of West Virginia as a Republican from 1909 to 1913. ... Henry D. Hatfield (b. ... John Jacob Cornwell (July 11, 1867–September 8, 1953) was a Democrat politician from Romney in Hampshire County, West Virginia. ... Howard Mason Gore (born in Harrison County, West Virginia, October 12, 1887; died June 20, 1947) was the United States Secretary of Agriculture during the presidential administration Calvin Coolidge, and later Governor of West Virginia from 1925-1931. ... William Gustavus Conley (born January 8, 1866 in Preston County, West Virginia; died October 21, 1940 in Charleston, West Virginia) was an American politician who served as governor of West Virginia as a Republican from 1929 to 1933. ... Matthew Neely Matthew M. Neely (b. ... Okey L. Patteson was born in Raleigh County, West Virginia on September 14, 1898. ... William C. Marland (b. ... Cecil Harland Underwood (born November 5, American Republican Party politician from West Virginia, known for the length of his career. ... William Wallace Barron was a Democratic machine politician in West Virginia. ... Hulett Carlson Smith (born October 21, 1918) served as Governor of West Virginia from 1965 to 1969. ... Arch Alfred Moore, Jr. ... John Davison Rockefeller IV (born on June 18, 1937), generally known as Jay Rockefeller, has served as a Democratic U.S. Senator from West Virginia since 1985. ... Arch Alfred Moore, Jr. ... William Gaston Caperton III (born February 21, 1940) was twice elected as governor of the U.S. state of West Virginia and served from 1989 until 1997. ... Cecil Harland Underwood (born November 5, American Republican Party politician from West Virginia, known for the length of his career. ... Robert Ellsworth Bob Wise, Jr. ... Joseph Manchin III (born August 24, 1947 in Farmington, West Virginia) was elected Governor of West Virginia in the 2004 election and took office on January 17, 2005. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_West_Virginia. ... A state of the United States (a U.S. state) is any one of the fifty states (four of which officially favor the term commonwealth) which, along with the District of Columbia, form the United States of America. ... Official language(s) English Capital Charleston Largest city Charleston Area  Ranked 41st  - Total 24,244 sq mi (62,809 km²)  - Width 130 miles (210 km)  - Length 240 miles (385 km)  - % water 0. ... List of cities in West Virginia, arranged in alphabetical order. ... List of towns in West Virginia, arranged in alphabetical order. ... List of villages in West Virginia, arranged in alphabetical order. ... List of census-designated places in West Virginia, arranged in alphabetical order. ... This is a list of Governors of West Virginia Categories: Lists of United States governors | Governors of West Virginia ... This is a list of colleges and universities in the U.S. state of West Virginia. ...

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