William B. Hartsfield

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William B. Hartsfield
William B. Hartsfield 1961.jpg
Hartsfield in 1961
49th & 51st Mayor of Atlanta
In office
1942–1962
Preceded byGeorge B. Lyle Acting
Succeeded byIvan Allen, Jr.
In office
1937–1941
Preceded byJames L. Key
Succeeded byRoy LeCraw
Personal details
Born
William Berry Hartsfield

March 1, 1890
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
DiedFebruary 22, 1971 (aged 80)
Manhattan, New York City, New York, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)(1) Pearl Williams Hartsfield (married 1913-1962, divorced)
(2) Tollie Bedenbaugh Tolan Hartsfield
ChildrenWilliam B. Hartsfield, Jr.

Mildred Hartsfield

Carl Tolan Hartsfield (adopted)

William Berry Hartsfield, Sr. (March 1, 1890 – February 22, 1971), was an American politician. H was the 49th and 51st Mayor of Atlanta, Georgia. His term ran from 1937 to 1941 and again from 1942 to 1962, making him the longest-serving mayor of his native Atlanta, Georgia.

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