Henry William Worley

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Henry William Worley
41st Mayor of Columbus
In office
Preceded byJames J. Thomas
Succeeded byMyron B. Gessaman
Personal details
Born(1877-04-09)April 9, 1877
London, England
DiedAugust 5, 1938(1938-08-05) (aged 61)
Political partyDemocratic

Henry William Worley (April 9, 1877 – August 5, 1938) was the 41st mayor of Columbus, Ohio and the 37th person to serve in that office. He was elected in 1931 and served Columbus during the rise of the New Deal programs during the presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. After one term in office he was defeated in the 1935 mayoral election by Myron B. Gessaman.[1]


  1. ^ Egger & (1975), pp. 45.


  • Egger, Charles, ed. (1975). Columbus Mayors (PDF). Columbus: Columbus Citizen-Journal.

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Political offices
Preceded by
James J. Thomas
Mayor of Columbus, Ohio
Succeeded by
Myron B. Gessaman