On This Day
in West Virginia History...

D. D. T. Farnsworth

Daniel Duane Tompkins Farnsworth, who served as governor of West Virginia for seven days in 1869, was born on December 23, 1819.

Learn more:
Biography of Governor Daniel Duane Tompkins Farnsworth
Letter Written by D. D. T. Farnsworth to His Parents While Governor of West Virginia
Newspaper Articles on Governor Farnsworth Taking Office
Selected Images From the Farnsworth Collection

On This Day in West Virginia History: December