William H. Enochs
Get William H. Enochs essential facts below. View Videos or join the William H. Enochs discussion. Add William H. Enochs to your PopFlock.com topic list for future reference or share this resource on social media.
William H. Enochs
William Henry Enochs
William H. Enochs 001.png
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 10th district

March 4, 1893 - July 13, 1893
Robert E. Doan
Hezekiah S. Bundy
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 12th district

March 4, 1891 - March 3, 1893
Jacob J. Pugsley
Joseph H. Outhwaite
Member of the Ohio House of Representatives
from the Lawrence County, Ohio district

January 3, 1870 - December 31, 1871
Ralph Leete
Henry Berkstresser
Personal details
Born(1842-03-29)March 29, 1842
Middleburg, Ohio
DiedJuly 13, 1893(1893-07-13) (aged 51)
Ironton, Ohio
Resting placeArlington National Cemetery
Political partyRepublican
Alma materOhio University
Cincinnati Law School
Military service
AllegianceUnited States of America
Branch/serviceUnited States Army
Union Army
RankUnion Army colonel rank insignia.png Colonel
Union Army brigadier general rank insignia.svg Bvt. Brigadier General
Unit2nd Ohio Infantry
Commands1st West Virginia Infantry

William Henry Enochs (March 29, 1842 - July 13, 1893) was a U.S. Representative from Ohio.


Born near Middleburg, Ohio, Enochs attended the common schools and Ohio University at Athens. When the American Civil War began he enlisted as a Private in Company B, 2nd Ohio Infantry, April 17, 1861. Later he served as colonel of the 1st West Virginia Infantry and was brevetted brigadier general of Volunteers March 13, 1865.

After the war ended Enochs studied at the Cincinnati Law School, graduating in 1866. He was admitted to the bar and practiced law in Ironton, Ohio. He also became a member of the State house of representatives in 1870 and 1871.

Enochs was elected as a Republican to the Fifty-second and Fifty-third Congresses and served from March 4, 1891, until his death in Ironton, Ohio, July 13, 1893. He was interred in Arlington National Cemetery.

See also


  • United States Congress. "William H. Enochs (id: E000193)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.

External links

 This article incorporates public domain material from the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress website http://bioguide.congress.gov.

U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
Jacob J. Pugsley
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 12th congressional district

March 4, 1891-March 3, 1893
Succeeded by
Joseph H. Outhwaite
Preceded by
Robert E. Doan
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 10th congressional district

March 4, 1893-July 13, 1893
Succeeded by
Hezekiah S. Bundy

  This article uses material from the Wikipedia page available here. It is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.



Music Scenes