Nathaniel Barksdale Dial Edit Profile
Student Richmond College, 1878-1879, Vanderbilt University, 1880-1881. Law student, University of Virginia, 1882-1883.
Began practice of law, 1883. Organized and was president Ware Shoals Manufacturing Company, Georgia-Carolina Power Company, Laurens Glass Works, Laurens Oil Mills. President Laurens Cotton Mills, Reedy River Power Company, Home Trust Company, Sullivan Power Company Mayor of Laurens, 1887-1891 and 1895.
Member Democratic State Executive Committee, South Carolina., many years. Candidate for United States Senate, 1912 (defeated). Elected United States Senate, November 1918, term 1919-1925.
Reentered law practice.
Married Ruth Mitchell, November 4, 1883 (died 1903). Married second, Josephine Minter, October 17, 1906.