WYNNE F. CLOUSE (August 29, 1883 – February 19, 1944) was a U.S.
* 1 Biography
* 2 Career
* 3 Death
* 4 References
* 5 External links
Born in Goffton, near Cookeville,
Tennessee , Clouse was the son of
Thomas Jefferson and Eunetta Zina Bumbalough Clouse. He attended the
public schools and was graduated from Cleveland Hill Academy, Pleasant
Tennessee , in 1898. He married Linnie Shine Dowell on December
23, 1907 and had a child, Eunetta Clouse. and from Cumberland
University , Lebanon,
Tennessee , in 1911, where studied law at
Cumberland School of Law . He was admitted to the bar in 1911 and
commenced practice in Cookeville,
Tennessee , in 1912. He served as
delegate to the Republican National Conventions in 1916 and 1924.
Clouse was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-seventh Congress
(March 4, 1921 – March 3, 1923). An unsuccessful candidate for
reelection in 1922 to the Sixty-eighth Congress, he resumed the
practice of law in the city of Nashville.
Appointed receiver of the
Tennessee Central Railroad Company, Clouse
served as special assistant to the Attorney General of the United
States in 1924. He was appointed
Referee in Bankruptcy for the
Nashville division of the middle district of
Tennessee and served
until his resignation in January 1940.
Clouse died in Franklin,
Tennessee , February 19, 1944 (age 60 years,
174 days). He is interred at Mount Hope Cemetery.
* ^ "Wynne F. Clouse". Ancestry.com. Retrieved 5 May 2013.
* ^ "Wynne F. Clouse". Govtrack US Congress. Retrieved 5 May 2013.
* ^ "Wynne F. Clouse". Biographical Directory of the United States
Congress. Retrieved 5 May 2013.
* ^ "Wynne F. Clouse". The Political Graveyard. Retrieved 5 May