Alva Clark Forney
Forney was born in Holt County, Missouri, and came to South Dakota in 1889, settling at Hill City. He was a veteran of the Spanish-American War. He went into the farming and stock raising business at Oelrichs and was treasurer of Fall River County, South Dakota in 1905-1909. He was a United States Commissioner from 1907 to 1917, and served in the state senate of the South Dakota Legislature from 1921 to 1925. He was elected lieutenant governor in 1924.
- South Dakota Manual, 1925, p. 262.
- Biographichal Directory of the South Dakota Legislature, 1889-1989 (1989), p. 326
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Hyatt E. Covey