William T. Davies

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William T. Davies
4th Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania
In office
January 18, 1887 – January 20, 1891
Governor James A. Beaver
Preceded by Chauncey Forward Black
Succeeded by Louis Arthur Watres
Member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives
In office
Personal details
Born December 20, 1831
Died September 21, 1912(1912-09-21) (aged 80)
Political party Republican

William T. Davies (December 20, 1831 – September 21, 1912) was the fourth Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania from 1887 to 1891.

Davies was born in Glamorganshire, Wales. His family emigrated to Towanda, Pennsylvania in his youth. He was admitted to the bar as an attorney, and, in 1865, was elected as district attorney of Bradford County, Pennsylvania. He was later elected to two terms as member of the Pennsylvania State Senate from 1877 to 1885.[1]


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Political offices
Preceded by
Chauncey Forward Black
Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania
Succeeded by
Louis Arthur Watres