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congressman , lawyer

Elihu Stephen Williams, American congressman, lawyer. member Tennessee legislature, 1867-1869, removed to Troy, O., 1875; member Congress, 1887-1891, from 3d Ohio district.

Background

Williams, Elihu Stephen was born on January 24, 1835 in New Carlisle, Ohio, United States. Son of Review Henry Williams.

Education

Educated Linden Hill Academy.

Career

Studied law, Dayton, O. Served in war, captain Company H, 71st Ohio volunteer infantry. Commanded post, Carthage, Tennessee, 1863.

Attorney general 6th judicial district Tennessee, 1865-1867. Member Tennessee legislature, 1867-1869, removed to Troy, O., 1875. Practiced law, 1875-1887.

Member Congress, 1887-1891, from 3d Ohio district. Editor the Troy Buckeye. Home: Troy, O.

Membership

Member Tennessee legislature, 1867-1869, removed to Troy, O., 1875. Member Congress, 1887-1891, from 3d Ohio district.

Connections

Married Alice Gordon, May 31, 1866.

father:
Review Henry Williams. Williams

spouse:
Alice Gordon