William Windom Edit Profile
Public prosecutor (Whig) for Knox County, O., 1852-1855.
Member of law firm Sargent, Wilson & Windom. Member United States House of Representatives from Minnesota, 36th-40th congresses, 1869-1879. Member United States Senate, 1870-1881, 81-83, voted for Bland-Allison Act of 1878, chairman special commission on transportation routes to seaboard.
Married Ellen P. Hatch, August 20, 1856, 3 children including Ellen H., Florence B. Admitted to Ohio bar, 1850.