Isaiah L. Green

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Isaiah L. Green
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Massachusetts's 8th district
In office
March 4, 1805 – March 3, 1809
Preceded by Lemuel Williams
Succeeded by Gideon Gardner
Preceded by Gideon Gardner
Succeeded by John Reed, Jr.
Personal details
Born (1761-12-28)December 28, 1761
Barnstable, Massachusetts
Died December 5, 1841(1841-12-05) (aged 79)
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Political party Democratic-Republican
Alma mater Harvard
Profession Attorney

Isaiah Lewis Green (December 28, 1761 – December 5, 1841) was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts.

Born in Barnstable, Massachusetts, Green pursued classical studies, and graduated from Harvard in 1781. He studied law. He was admitted to the bar and practiced.

Green was elected as a Democratic-Republican to the Ninth and Tenth Congresses (March 4, 1805 – March 3, 1809).

Green was elected to the Twelfth Congress (March 4, 1811 – March 3, 1813). He was appointed by President Madison collector of customs for the district of Barnstable, Massachusetts, in 1814 and served until 1837. He resumed the practice of law. He died in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on December 5, 1841. He was interred in the Old Cambridge Cemetery.


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