William Henry Avery Edit Profile
Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Kansas, 1934.
Farmer, stockman, near Wakefield, Kansas, 1935-1955. Member United States Congress from 2nd Kansas District, 1955—1965. Governor State of Kansas, Topeka, 1965-1967.
With Garvey Enterprises, 1967-1968. Assistant to president Clinton Oil Corporation, 1969. President Real Petroleum (merged with Clinton Oil Corporation 1971), 1969-1971.
Congressional liaison to assistant secretary United States Department Interior, Washington, 1973-1977. Chairman board Farmers and Merchants Bank, Wakefield, Kansas, 1977-1980. Member Kansas Legislature, 1951-1955, Legislation Council Kansas, 1953-1955.
Director board education Wakefield High School.
Church should build bridges with political institutions through organizing ecumenical delegations to the party conferences.
Member Kansas Farm Bureau, Delta Upsilon. Clubs: Masons (Wakefield), Lions (Wakefield).
Married Hazel Bowles, June 16, 1940. Children: Bill, Barbara Ann, Bradley Eugene, Martha Sue.
1934University Kansas , Bachelor of Arts
1935 - 1955
1955 - 1965
1965 - 1967
1967 - 1968
1969 - 1971
1973 - 1977
1977 - 1980