Seward H. Williams
Seward H. Williams
Williams c. 1910
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Ohio's 14th district
March 4, 1915 – March 4, 1917
|Preceded by||William Graves Sharp|
|Succeeded by||Elsworth R. Bathrick|
|Member of the Ohio House of Representatives|
from the Lorain County district
January 2, 1911 – January 3, 1915
Serving with Earl N. Gibbs
|Preceded by||Earl N. Gibbs|
|Succeeded by||Anthony Niedling|
|Born||November 7, 1870|
Amsterdam, New York
|Died||September 2, 1922 (aged 51)|
|Resting place||Elmwood Cemetery|
|Spouse(s)||Sarah Jennette Reynolds|
Washington and Lee University School of Law
Born in Amsterdam, New York, Williams attended the common schools, the Amsterdam Academy, Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, and Princeton College. He was graduated in law from Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Virginia, in 1895. He was admitted to the bar in 1895 and commenced practice the same year. City solicitor of Lorain, Ohio from 1901 to 1904. He served as member of the State house of representatives 1910-1913.
Williams was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-fourth Congress (March 4, 1915 – March 3, 1917). He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1916 to the Sixty-fifth Congress. He resumed the practice of law. He died in Lorain, Ohio, September 2, 1922. He was interred in Elmwood Cemetery.
He died on September 2, 1922 in Lorain, Ohio.
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|U.S. House of Representatives|
William G. Sharp
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 14th congressional district
Elsworth R. Bathrick