William C. Mooney

William Crittenden Mooney ( born June 15, 1855 in Beallsville, Monroe County, Ohio; † July 24, 1918 in New York City ) was an American politician. Between 1915 and 1917 he represented the state of Ohio in the U.S. House of Representatives.


William Mooney attended the public schools of his home and then the Ohio Wesleyan College in Delaware. He then worked for two years as an accountant. Since 1894 he worked in the banking industry. In the Monroe Bank of Woodsfield he worked in the course of time to bank presidents high. In addition, Mooney was a director of several craft shops, insurance companies and oil companies. He also sat on the board of a local railway company. Politically, he was a member of the Republican Party. the State Board in Ohio he belonged. In addition, he was president and treasurer of the Monroe County Agricultural Society.

In the congressional elections of 1914, Mooney was in the 15th electoral district of Ohio in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where he became the successor of George White on March 4, 1915. Since he has not been confirmed in 1916, he was able to complete only one term in Congress until March 3, 1917. After his time in the U.S. House of Representatives William Mooney again worked in the banking industry. He died on July 24, 1918 in New York, where he had gone for health reasons, and was buried in Woodsfield.