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William Raymond Green

judge , economist.

William Raymond Green, American judge, economist. Member Academy Political Science.; Club: Cosmos (Washington, District of Columbia).

Background

Green, William Raymond was born on November 9, 1856 in Colchester, Connecticut, United States. Son of Timothy Franklin and Sarah Maria (Raymond) Green.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Oberlin, 1879, Doctor of Laws, 1927.

Career

Mistress Margaret Thorp Campbell. Admitted to Illinois bar, 1882. Practiced, Dow City, Iowa, 1882-1884, Audubon, from 1884.

Judge District Court, 15th District Iowa, 1894-1911, resigned. Elected to 62d Congress, 9th Iowa District, June 5, 1911, to fill unexpired term (1911-1913) of Walter I. Smith, resigned. Reëlected 63d to 70th Congresses (1913-1929).

Chairman Ways and Means Committee, 68th to 70th Congresses. Also chairman Joint Committee of House and Senate on Internal Revenue, 1926-1928. Resigned from Congress to become judge Court of Claims of the United States, 1928.

Membership

Member Academy Political Science. Club: Cosmos (Washington, District of Columbia).

Connections

Married Luella Washington Brown, June 1887. Children: William Raymond.

father:
Timothy Franklin Green

mother:
Sarah Maria (Raymond) Green

spouse:
Luella Washington Brown

child:
William Raymond Green