William Russell Ellis Edit Profile
Removed to Guthrie Company, Iowa, 1855. Worked on farm and attended school. Later farmed, taught school and attended Iowa State Agricultural College.
Bachelor of Laws, State University of Iowa, 1874.
2d, Mistress Ida J. Scott, June 16, 1885. Practiced law and did newspaper work at Hamburg, Iowa. 2 years city atty, and 1 term mayor there.
Removed to Oregon, 1883. Superintendent schools, Morrow Company, 1884-1885. District attorney 7th Judicial District, 3 terms, 1885-1890.
Member 53d to 55th Congresses (1893-1899). Judge 6th Judicial District, 1900-1906. Member 60th and 61st Congresses (1907-1911), 2d Oregon District.
Member 53d to 55th Congresses (1893-1899). Member 60th and 61st Congresses (1907-1911), 2d Ore.
Married Jennie B. Edwards, March 31, 1880 (died 1882).