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Edmund Favor Noel

governor

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.

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