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William Hodges Mann

William Hodges Mann, American governor. member Dem; member Va.

Background

  • Mann, William Hodges was born in 1843 in Williamsburg, Virginia, United States.

  • Career

    • Acted as scout in operations around Petersburg.

    Works

    • Author of Mann law, which closed about 800 saloons in the country districts where there was no police protection, and patron in the Senate of the high school bill, passed in 1906 and under which some 350 high schools have been erected. Presbyterian.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member Dem; member Va.
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    Died December 12, 1927
    (aged 84)
    Nationality