William E. Hess
|William Emil Hess|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 2nd district
March 4, 1929 – January 3, 1937
|Preceded by||Charles Tatgenhorst, Jr.|
|Succeeded by||Herbert S. Bigelow|
January 3, 1939 – January 3, 1949
|Preceded by||Herbert S. Bigelow|
|Succeeded by||Earl T. Wagner|
January 3, 1951 – January 3, 1961
|Preceded by||Earl T. Wagner|
|Succeeded by||Donald D. Clancy|
February 13, 1898|
|Died||July 14, 1986
|Resting place||Spring Grove Cemetery|
|Alma mater||University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati Law School
Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, February 13, 1898; attended the public schools, the University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, and Cincinnati Law School; during the First World War served in the United States Army as a private; was admitted to the bar in 1919 and commenced the practice of law in Cincinnati, Ohio, the same year; member of the Cincinnati City Council 1922-1926.
He was elected as a Republican to the Seventy-first and to the three succeeding Congresses (March 4, 1929 – January 3, 1937); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1936 to the Seventy-fifth Congress.
He resumed the practice of law; elected to the Seventy-sixth and to the four succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1939 – January 3, 1949); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1948 to the Eighty-first Congress; elected to the Eighty-second and to the four succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1951 – January 3, 1961); was not a candidate for renomination in 1960; resumed the practice of law; was a resident of Cincinnati, Ohio, until his death there on July 14, 1986; interment in Spring Grove Cemetery.
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