George Wesley Atkinson Edit Profile
Bachelor of Arts, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1870, A.M., 1873. Bachelor of Laws, Howard U., 1874. Doctor of Philosophy., Mount Union College, 1885.
Honorary Master of Arts, DePauw University, 1876. Doctor of Laws, University S. Grant U., 1890, University of Nashville, 1890, Ohio Wesleyan. 1906; Doctor of Civil Law, West Virginia University, 1897.
2d, Mistress Myra H. Camden, June 24, 1897. Admitted to bar, 1875. Member Charleston (West Virginia) Board Education, 1869-1871.
Postmaster, 1870-1876. United States internal revenue agent, 1876-1880. United States marshal, West Virginia, 1881-1885.
Member 51st Congress (1889-1891), 1st West Virginia District. Governor of West Virginia, 1897-1901. United State Attorneys, Southern District, West Virginia, 1901-1905.
Judge The United States of America Court of Claims, 1905-1916.
Member Charleston (West Virginia. Member 51st Cong.
Married Ellen Eagan, December 3, 1868 (died 1893).