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W. Carrington Thompson

Member From: 1960 - 1967

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  • Birth Date: November 6, 1915 Birth Place:Chatham, VA
  • Death Date: 06/11/2011
  • Gender: Male Race: Caucasian
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  • Education: Chatham High School Hampden-Sydney College University Virginia School of Law (LL.B., 1939)
  • Military Service: USN (World War II)
  • Occupation/Profession: Attorney
  • Memberships/Affiliations: Baptist Church Benevolent Protective Order of Elks Lodge 227 Chatham Rotary Assistant Attorney General of Virginia (1946-47)
  • Other Notable Service and/or Elected Offices: Commonwealth Attorney of Pittsylvania County (1948-55) Senate of Virginia (1968-71)
Session District District Number Party Leadership Committees
1960 County of Pittsylvania Democrat Federal Relations
Retrenchment and Economy
Roads and Internal Navigation
1962-1963 County of Pittsylvania 54 Democrat Education
Federal Relations
Retrenchment and Economy
Roads and Internal Navigation
1963 County of Pittsylvania 54 Democrat Education
Federal Relations
Retrenchment and Economy
Roads and Internal Navigation
1964-1965 County of Pittsylvania 53 Democrat Courts of Justice
Education
Federal Relations
Roads and Internal Navigation
1965 County of Pittsylvania 53 Democrat Courts of Justice
Education
Federal Relations
Roads and Internal Navigation
1966 County Pittsylvania; City of Danville 13 Democrat Courts of Justice
Education
Federal Relations
Roads and Internal Navigation

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