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William Windom

William WindomBorn: 10-May-1827
Birthplace: Belmont County, OH
Died: 29-Jan-1891
Location of death: New York City
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, DC

Gender: Male
Religion: Quaker
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Secretary of the Treasury 1881, 1889-91

Father: Hezekiah Windom
Mother: Mary Spencer Windom
Wife: Ellen Towne Hatch (m. 20-Aug-1856, one son, two daughters)
Son: William Douglas (b. 1859, d. 1926)
Daughter: Ellen Hatch ("Nellie", b. 1866, d. 1941)
Daughter: Florence Bronson (b. 1870)

    Law School: Martinsburg Academy, Mount Vernon, OH

    US Secretary of the Treasury (1889-91)
    US Senator, Minnesota (1881-83)
    US Secretary of the Treasury (1881)
    US Senator, Minnesota (1871-81)
    US Senator, Minnesota (1870-71)
    US Congressman, Minnesota 1st (1863-69)
    US Congressman, Minnesota at Large (1859-63)
    Republican National Committee (1866-68)
    Portrait on American currency $2 silver certificate

Is the subject of books:
William Windom, Apostle of Positive Government, 1993, BY: Robert S. Salisbury, DETAILS: (biography)

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