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Roane County
West Virginia

Politicians who were born in Roane County

  Roane County (no city given): Edgar B. Sims, 1882 — Elmer H. Dodson, 1918 — Larry V. Starcher, 1942 — Charles S. Smith, 1950
  Amma: Gene M. Ashley, 1920
  Cicerone: Hoyt H. Taylor, 1908
  Near Gandeeville: Lewis E. Smith, c.1900
  Kettle: Sidney H. Robertson, 1877 — Grover C. Robertson, 1885
  Looneyville: Ralph R. Lockhart, 1893
  Reedy: A. C. Roach, 1871
  Schilling: Roy L. McCulty, 1889
  Spencer: Harry C. Woodyard, 1867 — James A. Morford, 1881 — Harry Holswade, 1885 — Dan M. Pendleton, 1887 — William Woodyard, 1894 — Mark K. Hersman, 1904 — Harlan Staats, 1907 — H. Laban White, Jr., 1916 — Orton A. Jones, 1938
  Near Spencer: L. O. Curtis, 1879 — T. V. Foster, 1898
   See also West Virginia birthplaces not assigned to counties.

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