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William Anderson Handley
Birth: Dec. 15, 1834
Heard County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jun. 23, 1909
Roanoke
Randolph County
Alabama, USA

US Congressman. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Elected to represent Alabama's 3rd District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1871 to 1873. Also served as a Delegate to the Democratic National Convention from Alabama in 1876, Member of the Alabama State Senate in 1888, Delegate to the Alabama State Constitutional Convention in 1901, and Member of the Alabama State House of Representatives in 1903. (bio by: K) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Randolph Handley (1812 - 1891)
  Nancy Thompson Formby Handley (1814 - 1896)
 
 Spouse:
  Adelia A Mitchell Handley (1842 - 1910)*
 
 Children:
  Infant Daughter Handley (1860 - 1860)*
  Infant Son Handley (1861 - 1861)*
  Infant Son Handley (1862 - 1862)*
  Lola Estelle Handley Mann (1864 - 1919)*
  Guy Hartwell Handley (1866 - 1937)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Anderson Handley (1834 - 1909)
  James Madison Handley (1836 - 1906)*
  Francis Marion Handley (1841 - 1924)*
  Martha A Handley (1842 - 1921)*
  Sarah Jane Handley (1848 - 1926)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Truly It Can Be Said He Was A Country Developer And A City Builder; A Patron Of Learning, The Schools Best Friend
 
Burial:
Cedarwood Cemetery
Roanoke
Randolph County
Alabama, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: May 06, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7420271
William Anderson Handley
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William Anderson Handley
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William Anderson Handley
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Remembering and Honoring a True Southern Hero. A Confederate Soldier who Bravely and Proudly Fought for Southern Independence During the War of Northern Aggression. Deo Vindice.
- Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C.
 Added: Jun. 2, 2014
Captain William Anderson Handley is my 1st Cousin 4x Removed - Thank you for your service in the Civil War and the many years of service to our government - God Bless and Keep You
- Sharren Formby
 Added: Feb. 15, 2012

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