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Arthur H. Greenwood

Arthur H. Greenwood, American ex-congressman. member Board of Education, Washington, 1909-1916; member 68th to 75th Congresses (1923-1939), 7th Indiana District; Member George Rogers Clark Memorial Commission; Club: Kiwanis.

Background

  • Greenwood, Arthur H. was born on January 31, 1880 in Daviess Company, Indiana, United States. Son of Richard H. and Eliza Jane (Davis) Greenwood.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the high school, Washington, Indiana, 1898. Bachelor of Laws, Indiana U., 1905. Master of Laws, George Washington University, 1925.

    Career

    • Company Attorney Daviess Company, Indiana, 1909-1912. Member Board Education, Washington, Indiana, 1910-1916. Prosecuting Attorney, 49 Judicial Diet., Indiana, 1916-1918.

      Member House of Representative 2 District, Indiana, in 68, 69, 70, 71 Congresses. Member George Rogers Clark Memorial Commission. appointed by Speaker of House of Representative Newspaper correspondent to papers in Indiana Democrat in politics.

    Politics

    The state should not use its authority to promote particular religious beliefs, nor should it require prayer or worship in the public schools. However, the state should leave students free to practice their own religious convictions.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Salvation can be achieved through deep and sincere believe in God.

    Denomination: Baptist

    Views

    Every Christians should study the Bible that contains a variety of inspirational and thoughtful ideas in the field of history, law, and poetry.

    Membership

    Member Board of Education, Washington, 1909-1916. Member 68th to 75th Congresses (1923-1939), 7th Indiana District. Member George Rogers Clark Memorial Commission.

    Club: Kiwanis.
    • Clubs: Washington Indiana Country, Vaugh Bible Class, Calvary Baptist Church, (District of Columbia).

    Connections

    • Married Netty B. Small, of Linton, Indiana, September 30, 1906. Children: Ruth, Joseph R., Arthur H. (deceased), Robert L. Began practice, Washington, Indiana.
    • father: Richard H. Greenwood
    • mother: Eliza Jane (Davis) Greenwood
    • spouse: Netty B. Small
    • children: Ruth Greenwood
    • Joseph R. Greenwood
    • Arthur H. Greenwood (deceased)
    • Robert L. Began practice Greenwood
    • Washington Greenwood
    • Ind Greenwood
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