William Franklin Love (March 29, 1850 – October 16, 1898) was a U.S. Representative from Mississippi.

Born near Liberty in Amite County, Mississippi, Love attended the common schools and the University of Mississippi at Oxford. He engaged in agricultural pursuits. He served as member of the State house of representatives 1878-1882 and 1884-1888. He served in the State senate 1889-1896. He served as delegate to the State constitutional convention in 1890.

Love was elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-fifth Congress and served from March 4, 1897, until his death in Gloster, Mississippi, October 16, 1898. He was interred in Gloster Cemetery.

See alsoEdit


  • United States Congress. "William F. Love (id: L000461)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
  • Works by or about William F. Love in libraries (WorldCat catalog)

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U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
Walter M. Denny
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Mississippi's 6th congressional district

Succeeded by
Frank A. McLain