A city of western West Virginia on the Ohio River west of Charleston. Started in 1871 as a railroad terminus, it offers glass and substance companies. Populace: 49,000.
Huntington, Collis Potter 1821-1900. United states transportation exec which built the western area of the first U.S. transcontinental railway (completed 1869).
Huntington, Samuel 1731-1796. American Revolutionary frontrunner. He was president of Continental Congress (1779-1781 and 1783), a signer associated with Declaration of Independence, and governor of Connecticut (1786-1796).