Edward Whitford Greenman
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from New York's 18th district
March 4, 1887 – March 3, 1889
|Preceded by||Henry G. Burleigh|
|Succeeded by||John A. Quackenbush|
|Born||January 26, 1840|
Berlin, New York, U.S.
|Died||August 3, 1908 (aged 68)|
Troy, New York, U.S.
|Resting place||Oakwood Cemetery|
Troy, New York
|Spouse(s)||Mary E. Moore Greenman|
Greenman engaged in mercantile and manufacturing pursuits in Berlin and became town supervisor (1866–68). He was clerk of Rensselaer County (1868–71) and deputy county clerk for ten years. In 1874, he moved to Troy, New York.
Elected as a Democrat to the Fiftieth Congress, Greenman served as United States Representative for the eighteenth district of New York (March 4, 1887 – March 3, 1889). He was not a candidate for renomination in 1888.
Cashier of the Central National Bank of Troy, New York from 1888 to 1905, Greenman was also Cashier of the National City Bank of Troy from 1906 to 1908.
The son of Schuyler and Phebe Witford Greenman, he married Mary E. Moore on January 29, 1859.
- Greenman, Edward. Herringshaw's National Library of American Biography. Thomas William Herringshaw American Publishers' Association. p. 648.
- Greenman, Edward. Manual for the Use of the Legislature of the State of New York. Manual for the Use of the Legislature of the State of New York. p. 237.
- Greenman, Edward. A Biographical Congressional Directory: With an Outline History. p. 685.
- "Edward Whitford Greenman". Ancestry.com. Retrieved 13 February 2014.
- United States Congress. "Edward W. Greenman (id: G000433)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
- Edward W. Greenman at Find a Grave
|U.S. House of Representatives|
|Preceded by |
Henry G. Burleigh
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives |
from New York's 18th congressional district
John A. Quackenbush
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