Knowledge Identifier: +William_Peters_Hepburn
Born in 1833.
Countries: United States (55%), Iowa (45%)
Linked to: Republican Party, United States House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Union Army, United States House of Representatives
In May 1860, Hepburn was one of two delegates representing counties in the eleventh judicial district at the 1860 Republican National Convention, where Abraham Lincoln was nominated
He was re-elected in 1882 and 1884, but was defeated in the 1886 general election by Independent Republican Albert R. Anderson
After the election of President Benjamin Harrison returned the White House to Republican hands in 1889, Hepburn served as Solicitor of the Treasury