Innis Green

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Innis Green
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 6th district
In office
March 4, 1827 – March 3, 1831
Preceded by Robert Harris
Succeeded by John Conrad Bucher
Personal details
Born (1776-02-26)February 26, 1776
Hanover Township, Pennsylvania
Died August 4, 1839(1839-08-04) (aged 63)
Dauphin, Pennsylvania
Political party Jacksonian

Innis Green (February 26, 1776 – August 4, 1839) was a Jacksonian Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.


Innis Green was born in Hanover Township, Pennsylvania. He pursued an academic course, studied law, and was admitted to the bar and practiced. He was appointed associate judge of Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, by Governor William Findlay in 1818, and resigned October 23, 1827.

Green was elected to the Twentieth Congress and reelected as a Jacksonian to the Twenty-first Congress. After his time in Congress, he was reappointed associate judge of Dauphin County and served until his death in Dauphin, Pennsylvania, in 1839. Interment was in Dauphin Cemetery.


United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Robert Harris
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 6th congressional district

Succeeded by
John C. Bucher