Home About Chat Users Issues Party Candidates Polling Firms Media News Polls Calendar Key Races United States President Senate House Governors International

New User Account
"A historical political resource." 
Email: Password:

  Kitchin, William W.
CANDIDATE DETAILS
AffiliationDemocratic  
 
NameWilliam W. Kitchin
Address Halifax County
Scotland Neck, North Carolina , United States
EmailNone
WebsiteNone
Born October 09, 1866
DiedNovember 09, 1924 (58 years)
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifedRBH
Jan 09, 2015 04:02pm
Tags
InfoKITCHIN, William Walton, (son of William Hodges Kitchin, brother of Claude Kitchin, and uncle of A. Paul Kitchin), a Representative from North Carolina; born near Scotland Neck, Halifax County, N.C., October 9, 1866; attended private schools and Vine Hill Academy; was graduated from Wake Forest College, North Carolina, in 1884; edited the Scotland Neck Democrat in 1885; studied law in Scotland Neck and at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; was admitted to the bar in 1887 and commenced practice in Roxboro, N.C., in 1889; chairman of the county executive committee in 1890; nominee of his party for the State senate in 1892; elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-fifth and to the five succeeding Congresses and served from March 4, 1897, until January 11, 1909, when he resigned; Governor of North Carolina 1909-1913; resumed the practice of law in Raleigh, N.C.; died in Scotland Neck, N.C., November 9, 1924; interment in the Baptist Cemetery.

[Link]

JOB APPROVAL POLLS

BOOKS
Title Purchase Contributor

EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor

DISCUSSION
Importance? 8.00000 Average

FAMILY
Father William H. Kitchin 1837-1901
Brother Claude Kitchin 1869-1923

INFORMATION LINKS
RACES
  11/05/1912 NC US Senate - D Primary Lost 31.74% (-25.44%)
  11/03/1908 NC Governor Won 57.31% (+14.75%)
  06/27/1908 NC Governor - D Convention Won 44.39% (+6.19%)
  11/06/1906 NC District 05 Won 59.59% (+19.55%)
  11/08/1904 NC District 05 Won 58.67% (+17.61%)
  11/04/1902 NC District 05 Won 65.30% (+30.60%)
  11/06/1900 NC District 05 Won 52.52% (+5.24%)
  11/08/1898 NC District 05 Won 52.86% (+5.73%)
  11/03/1896 NC District 05 Won 49.91% (+1.16%)
ENDORSEMENTS