Remembered as a significant public education advocate and reformer, this Solid South-era person in the Democratic Get together offered as Governor of NEW YORK from 1901 until 1905. As governor, he was in charge of building almost 700 fresh schoolhouses. After graduating from the University or college of NEW YORK at Chapel Hill, he became both an attorney and a schoolteacher. He ultimately offered as Wayne Region Superintendent of Colleges. In 2014, Duke University or college officially renamed a home hall that experienced previously been called for Aycock after a historic review revealed that this educationally intensifying governor had been a prominent turn-of-the-century White colored Supremacist. He and his nine old siblings was raised in Wayne Region, NEW YORK. He first joined politics as an associate from the Electoral University through the 1888 presidential marketing campaign of Grover Cleveland.