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J. W. BUTLER, American State Senator.


BUTLER, J. W. was born on December 17, 1875 in Red Boiling Springs, Tennessee, United States. Son of Samson and Eliza Jane (Hargis) Butler.


Louisiana Fayette College.


Louisiana Fajrette, Tennessee Elected member, Tennessee House of Representatives, 1923, 1925. As member of House, author of Tennessee Anti-Evolution Law. Newspaper writer for Universal Service at Scopes Trial, 1925.

Elected member. State Senate without opposition, 1927.


Spouse Magnolia McDonald, May 5, 1897.