George Washington Hays
George Washington Hays, American governor. Mason.
Hays, George Washington was born on September 23, 1863 in Ouachita County, near Camden, Arkansas, United States. Son of Thomas and Parthena Jane Hays.
Educated district schools. Student Law School, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Virginia.
Began practice, Camden, Arkansas, 1894. County and probate judge, Ouachita Company, 1900-1904. Judge 13th Judicial Circuit of Arkansas, 1906-1913.
Governor of Arkansas for terms 1913-1915, 1915-1917.