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William McG.Morrison


Elected mayor December 9, 1947, succeeding E. Edward Wehman, Jr. Re-elected 1951 and 1955. Succeeded by J. Palmer Gaillard, December 1960.
Born 1903, died January 1, 1960, buried in St. Philip's Episcopal Church Cemetery.
Son of Henry Toomer Morrison and Sarah Ward McGillivray, married Caroline Leaphart Sams.
Educated in McClellanville public schools, attended Clemson University, grauate (1925) University of South Carolina Law School.
City of Charleston assistant corporation counsel, 1930-34; Charleston County master in equity, 1934-47.

Charleston Evening Post, January 1, January 2, 1960.

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