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William Dayton Boies

William Dayton Boies, American congressman. Mason.


  • Boies, William Dayton was born on January 3, 1857 in Boone Company, Illinois, United States. Son of Wm. Dayton and Sarah C. (Bugbee) Boies.

  • Education

    • Educational public schools. Bachelor of Laws, State University of Iowa, 1880.


    • Began practice at Sheldon, Iowa, 1881. Judge 21st Judicial District of Iowa, 1913-1918 (resigned). Member 66th to 70th Congresses (1919-1929), 11th Iowa District Trustee Morningside College, Sioux City, Iowa.




    • Married Lillian E. Bidinger, November 24, 1881. Children: Leon Luis, Russell Lowell.
    • father: Wm. Dayton Boies
    • mother: Sarah C. (Bugbee) Boies
    • spouse: Lillian E. Bidinger
    • children: Leon Luis Boies
    • Russell Lowell Boies
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    Born January 3, 1857
    Died March 31, 1932
    (aged 75)