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Edmund Favor Noel

Edmund Favor Noel, American governor. Member Mississippi House of Representatives, 1881-1882; member Senate, 1895-1903 and 1920-1928; Mason.

Background

  • Noel, Edmund Favor was born on March 4, 1856 in near Lexington, Mississippi, United States. Son of Leland and Margaret A. (Sanders) Noel.

  • Education

    • Educated Louisville (Kentucky) High School, 3 years. Read law under uncle, Major D. W. Sanders, Louisville, 1875-1876.

    Career

    • Admitted to bar, 1877, in practice at Lexington, since 1877. Member of law firm Noel & Neilson.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member Mississippi House of Representatives, 1881-1882. Member Senate, 1895-1903 and 1920-1928.

    Connections

    • Married Loula Hoskins, June 4, 1890 (died 1891). Married second, Mistress.
    • father: Leland Noel
    • mother: Margaret A. (Sanders) Noel
    • spouses: Loula Hoskins
    • Mistress
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    Born March 4, 1856
    Died July 30, 1927
    (aged 71)
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