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Howard Sutherland (September 8, 1865 March 12, 1950) is an American politician. He was a Republican who represented West Virginia in both houses of the United States Congress. September 8 is the 251st day of the year (252nd in leap years). ... 1865 is a common year starting on Sunday. ... March 12 is the 71st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (72nd in Leap years). ... 1950 (MCML) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... State nickname: Mountain State Other U.S. States Capital Charleston Largest city Charleston Governor Joe Manchin (D) Senators Robert Byrd (D) Jay Rockefeller (D) Official languages English Area 62,809 km² (41st)  - Land 62,436 km²  - Water 376 km² (0. ...


Sutherland was born near Kirkwood, Missouri. He lived in Missouri until the age of 25, attending the Saint Lewis public schools and Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri. He was a newspaper editor in Fulton from 1889 to 1890. In 1890 he moved to Washington, D.C. where he studied law and worked for the Census office. Kirkwood is a city located in St. ... Westminster College is the name of several colleges including: In the UK: Westminster College, Cambridge, UK Westminster College, Oxford, UK In the United States: Westminster College, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA Westminster College, Missouri, USA Westminster College, Pennsylvania, USA This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other... Fulton is a city located in Callaway County, Missouri. ... Washington, D.C. is the capital city of the United States of America. ... A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ...


In 1893, Sutherland moved to Elkins, West Virginia where he participated in the mining, railroad and timber businesses. In 1908, he entered politics and was elected to the West Virginia State Senate. He was a state senator until 1912 when he was elected to the United States House of Representatives. He was reelected in 1914 and served in the House until 1917. In 1916 he was elected to the United States Senate and was a US Senator from 1917 to 1923. While in the Senate, he was chairman of the Commmittee on the Census from 1919 to 1921 and the Chairman of the Committee on Enrolled Bills from 1921 to 1923. In 1920, he unsuccessfully sought the Republican nomination for President of the United States. He receied 17 delegates, about 2%, on the first ballot, and even less support on the followin two ballots after which he withdrew. Elkins is a city located in Randolph County, West Virginia. ... The United States House of Representatives is one of the two houses of the Congress of the United States. ... Seal of the Senate The United States Senate is one of the two chambers of the Congress of the United States, the other being the House of Representatives. ...


Sutherland was defeated for reelection in 1922. He returned to Elkins, West Virginia, where he continued his business interests. He was vice-president of the West Virginia Board of Trade, chairman of the West Virginia Good Roads Commission, and alien property administrator from 1925 to 1933. During the 1930s he retired from public liffe and moved to Washington, D.C., where he died. He was buried in the Maplewood Cemetery in Elkins.


Sutherland's son Richard K. Sutherland was an important American military official during World War II. Richard K. Sutherland (November 27, 1893 - June 25, 1966) was a Lieutenant General of the US Army and General MacArthurs Chief of Staff during World War II. He served with the American Expeditionary Force during World War I. The Japanese Surrender At the Japanese surrender in Tokyo Bay on... World War II was a truly global conflict with many facets: immense human suffering, fierce indoctrination, and the use of new, extremely devastating weapons such as the atomic bomb. ...


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Howard Sutherland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (367 words)
Howard Sutherland (September 8, 1865 – March 12, 1950) is an American politician.
In 1893, Sutherland moved to Elkins, West Virginia where he participated in the mining, railroad and timber businesses.
Sutherland's son Richard K. Sutherland was an important American military official during World War II.
Howard Evans - Thai Yoga Massage, Craniosacral Therapy, Therapeutic Bodywork and Training. (723 words)
Early in his career Sutherland was struck by divine inspiration.
For most of his life Sutherland worked as an Osteopath – albeit with a profound respect for the Inherent Intelligence and Health unfolding from the Breath of Life.
Sutherland realised that his Osteopathic interventions – no matter how well informed – were nothing compared to this Inherent Intelligence and Health.
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