1911 – William Wallace Barron was born 11th of December in Elkins, West Virginia.
Attended Washington and Lee University and the West Virginia University Law School.
1949 – Selected by the "machine" to be elected mayor of Elkins.
1950 – Barron was then slated for the House of Delegates.
– He was re-elected to the House of Delegates.
Barron resigned his seat when appointed as Liquor Control Commissioner.
1960 – He was elected Governor of West Virginia.
2002 – Barron died on 12th of November in Charlotte, North Carolina.