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Joseph Whitehead (Congressman)

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Joseph Whitehead
JosephWhiteheadVA.jpg
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Virginia's 5th district
In office
March 4, 1925 – March 3, 1931
Preceded byJ. Murray Hooker
Succeeded byThomas G. Burch
Member of the Virginia Senate
from the 24th district
In office
December 6, 1899 – January 13, 1904
Preceded byEugene Withers
Succeeded byGeorge T. Rison
Personal details
Born(1867-10-31)October 31, 1867
Mount Airy, Pittsylvania County, Virginia
DiedJuly 8, 1938(1938-07-08) (aged 70)
Chatham, Virginia
Political partyDemocratic
Alma materRichmond College, University of Virginia
Professionlawyer

Joseph Whitehead (October 31, 1867 – July 8, 1938) was a Representative from Virginia.

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Biography

Whitehead was born near Mount Airy, Pittsylvania County, Va., October 31, 1867. He attended the public schools of his native city and graduated from the academic department of Richmond College (now the University of Richmond), Richmond, Va., in 1889, then from the law department of the University of Virginia at Charlottesville in 1892. He was admitted to the bar the same year and commenced the practice of law in Chatham, Virginia.

From 1899-1904 he served in the State senate, representing Pittsylvania County and the City of Danville. He was elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-ninth, Seventieth, and Seventy-first Congresses (March 4, 1925 – March 3, 1931), then was an unsuccessful candidate for renomination in 1930. He resumed the practice of his chosen profession until his death at Danville Memorial Hospital in Danville, Va., on July 22, 1938, he was interred in Chatham Cemetery.

Electoral history

  • 1924; Whitehead was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives with 75.96% of the vote, defeating Republican G.A. DeHart.
  • 1926; Whitehead was re-elected unopposed.
  • 1928; Whitehead was re-elected with 54.27% of the vote, defeating Republican Taylor G. Vaughan and Independent Cabell Staples.

Sources

  • United States Congress. "Joseph Whitehead (id: W000400)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
J. Murray Hooker
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Virginia's 5th congressional district

1925–1931
Succeeded by
Thomas G. Burch
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