Fort Dodge Republican 27th Senatorial District Webster and Calhoun Counties. Born at Moorland, Webster county, Iowa, June 30, 1901. Son of Thomas H. and Lillian G. McCarville who came to Iowa from Darlington, Wisconsin. Resided with family in Pocahontas and Buena Vista counties returning to Fort Dodge where he attended Sacred Heart high school. Graduate of Creighton University School of Law in 1927. Engaged in general practice of law at Fort Dodge, Iowa. Justice of the Peace, Wahkonsa Township, 1930-1948. Married Helen C. Sabatka of Jackson, Minnesota, in 1932. Two daughters, Mary Alice and Ruth Eileen. Member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus, District Deputy, Loyal Order of Moose Supreme Forum, B.P.O.E., Izaak Walton League, U.C.T., Fort Dodge Chamber of Commerce, Iowa State Bar Association and American Bar Association.