William Charles Salmon
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Tennessee's 7th district
March 4, 1923 – March 3, 1925
|Preceded by||Clarence W. Turner|
|Succeeded by||Edward E. Eslick|
|Born||April 3, 1868|
|Died||May 13, 1925 (aged 57)|
|Alma mater||Valparaiso University Cumberland University|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Branch/service||United States Army|
|Battles/wars||World War I|
Born on April 3, 1868 near Paris, Tennessee in Henry County, Salmon attended the public schools, Edgewood Normal School, and Valparaiso University at Valparaiso, Indiana. He graduated in law from Cumberland University at Lebanon, Tennessee in 1897. He was admitted to the bar the same year, and he commenced practice in Columbia, Tennessee in Maury County.
Salmon taught in public and private schools for six years and also engaged in agricultural pursuits. He served as special circuit judge of the eleventh judicial circuit of Tennessee in 1908. He was president of the Columbia Board of Education from 1908 to 1922. He commanded an Artillery battery during World War I.
- United States Congress. "William Charles Salmon (id: S000019)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
- William Charles Salmon at Find a Grave
|U.S. House of Representatives|
|Preceded by |
Clarence W. Turner
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives |
from Tennessee's 7th congressional district
Edward E. Eslick
|68th||Senate: J. Shields • K. McKellar||House: F. Garrett • J. Byrns Sr. • H. Fisher • E. Davis • W. Taylor • C. Reece • G. Browning • C. Hull • S. McReynolds • W. Salmon|