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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.

Religion

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

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.

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

child:
Ruth Greenwood

child:
Joseph R. Greenwood

child:
Arthur H. Greenwood (deceased)

child:
Robert L. Began practice Greenwood

child:
Washington Greenwood

child:
Ind Greenwood