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ROBINSON (Soundex R152) — See also BINSON, HORROBIN, ODROBINA, ROBIN, ROBINETT, ROBINETTE, ROBINHOLD, ROBINO, ROBINS, ROBINSON-GREEN, ROBINTON, ROBISON, ROINSON, RUBINSON.

  Robinson, G. Elmer — of Saratoga County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Saratoga County, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, G. Frederick — of Bowie, Prince George's County, Md. Mayor of Bowie, Md., 1998-. Still living as of 2002.
  Robinson, G. S. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, G. W. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, George — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Chief burgess of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1794-1800. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, George — of Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, N.Y. Whig. Postmaster at Ogdensburg, N.Y., 1849-53. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, George See J. George Robinson
  Robinson, George (born c.1946) — of Cedar Rock, Caldwell County, N.C. Born about 1946. Republican. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives, 1980-86, 1988-96; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from North Carolina 10th District, 1986. Still living as of 2004.
  Robinson, George A. (1851-1908) — of Sayville, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Newmarket, Ontario, January, 1851. Republican. Physician; naturalized U.S. citizen; volunteer fire fighter; director, Sayville Electric Light and Power Company; member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County 2nd District, 1901-02. English ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Foresters; Royal Arcanum. Died in St. Augustine, St. Johns County, Fla., February 22, 1908 (age 57 years, 0 days). Interment somewhere in Islip, Long Island, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married to Amelia A. Foster (born 1847).
  Robinson, George C. — of Westbrook, Cumberland County, Maine. Democrat. Postmaster at Westbrook, Maine, 1936-62 (acting, 1936). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, George Dexter (1834-1896) — also known as George D. Robinson — of Chicopee, Hampden County, Mass. Born in Massachusetts, January 20, 1834. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state legislature, 1870; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1877-84 (11th District 1877-83, 12th District 1883-84); Governor of Massachusetts, 1884-87. Died February 22, 1896 (age 62 years, 33 days). Interment at Fairview Cemetery, Chicopee, Mass.
  Relatives: Brother of Charles Robinson, Jr. (1829-?).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Robinson, George F. — of Jefferson City, Cole County, Mo. Republican. Postmaster at Jefferson City, Mo., 1898-1903. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, George H. — of Sturbridge, Worcester County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, George J. — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, George J. — of Denver, Colo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, George M. — of Appleton, Outagamie County, Wis. Republican. Postmaster at Appleton, Wis., 1861-65, 1866-67. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, George M. — Democrat. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 8th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Robinson, George N. — of Jutland, Hunterdon County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, George Sidney (b. 1839) — also known as George S. Robinson — of Island Pond, Brighton, Essex County, Vt. Born in Brownington, Orleans County, Vt., January 15, 1839. Republican. Postmaster; insurance agent; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Brighton, 1888. Methodist. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Gerald W. — of Stephentown, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Robinson, Gifford Simeon (b. 1843) — also known as Gifford S. Robinson — of Storm Lake, Buena Vista County, Iowa; Spirit Lake, Dickinson County, Iowa. Born in Tremont, Tazewell County, Ill., May 28, 1843. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1876-78; member of Iowa state senate, 1882-86; justice of Iowa state supreme court, 1888-99. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Israel W. Robinson and Cornelia (Leonard) Robinson; married, April 10, 1872, to Janette E. Gorham (died 1893); married, June 27, 1910, to Clare Lunbeck.
  Robinson, Gilbert A. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 20th District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Robinson, Glen O. — of Minnesota. Democrat. Member, Federal Communications Commission, 1974-76. Still living as of 1976.
  Robinson, Glenda — of Marquette, Marquette County, Mich. Mayor of Marquette, Mich., 1979. Female. Still living as of 1981.
  Robinson, Glenn B. (1890-1974) — of South Haven, Van Buren County, Mich.; Lawrence, Van Buren County, Mich. Born in Lawrence, Van Buren County, Mich., March 19, 1890. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Van Buren County, 1947-52; defeated in primary, 1952; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1948. Died in 1974 (age about 84 years). Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Glenn E. — of Manchester, Delaware County, Iowa. Republican. Member of Iowa state house of representatives from Delaware County; elected 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Grant, Jr. — of Richmond, Madison County, Ky. Mayor of Richmond, Ky., 1950-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Grover C. III (c.1944-2000) — of Pensacola, Escambia County, Fla. Born about 1944. Served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam war; lawyer; member of Florida state house of representatives, 1972-84. Died in a helicopter crash at Lake Manapouri, New Zealand, March 28, 2000 (age about 56 years). Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Grover Cleveland
  Robinson, Grover C. IV — of Pensacola, Escambia County, Fla. Mayor of Pensacola, Fla., 2018-. Still living as of 2019.
  Robinson, Gurdon — of Lebanon, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Lebanon, 1838. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Guy B. — of Susquehanna County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 23rd District, 1949-52. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, H. B. — of Helena (now part of Helena-West Helena), Phillips County, Ark. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, H. C. — of Martinsville, Morgan County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, H. C. — of Largo, Pinellas County, Fla. Mayor of Largo, Fla., 1940-47. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, H. E. — of Gilroy, Santa Clara County, Calif. Mayor of Gilroy, Calif., 1918-19. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, H. Elmo — of West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Fla. Mayor of West Palm Beach, Fla., 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, H. Frank See Henry Franklin Robinson
  Robinson, H. H. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, H. L. (d. 1911) — of Princeton, Mercer County, N.J. Mayor of Princeton, N.J., 1903-11; died in office 1911. Died February 13, 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, H. S. — of Highmore, Hyde County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 49th District, 1931-34. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Hal K. — of Olathe, Johnson County, Kan. Mayor of Olathe, Kan., 1955-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Ham W. — of Colfax, Jasper County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Harold — of Piscataway, Middlesex County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Robinson, Harold — of Frankfort, Franklin County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Robinson, Harold F. — of Marion, Marion County, Ohio. Mayor of Marion, Ohio, 1950-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Harold J. — of Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Oakland County 5th District, 1962; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 18th District, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Robinson, Harry — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 17th District, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Harry J. — of Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Westchester County 4th District, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Harry W. — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1891. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Harry W. — of Texas. Republican. Presidential Elector for Texas, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Robinson, Harvey R. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 25th District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Robinson, Heaton See A. Heaton Robinson
  Robinson, Helen Ring (1860-1923) — also known as Helen Ring — of Denver, Colo. Born in Eastport, Washington County, Maine, February 21, 1860. Democrat. Writer; member of Colorado state senate, 1913-16. Female. Episcopalian. First woman elected to Colorado Senate; second woman state senator in the United States. Author of a minimum wage law for women; also introduced a bill allowing women to serve as jurors. Died in Denver, Colo., July 10, 1923 (age 63 years, 139 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Daughter of Thomas Warren Ring and Mary Margaret (Thompson) Ring; married, February 13, 1902, to Ewing Robinson.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Robinson, Helen Roosevelt (1881-1962) — also known as Helen Roosevelt — of Mohawk, Herkimer County, N.Y. Born September 26, 1881. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1940. Female. Died July 8, 1962 (age 80 years, 285 days). Interment at Robinson Cemetery, Warren town, Herkimer County, N.Y.
  Relatives: Daughter of James Robinson and Helen (Astor) Robinson; married 1904 to Theodore Douglas Robinson (1883-1934); half-niece of Franklin Delano Roosevelt; half-first cousin of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr..
  Political families: Roosevelt family of New York City, New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Monroe family of Virginia and Washington (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Robinson, Henrietta — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1968; member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1973; candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 8th District, 1978. Female. Still living as of 1978.
  Robinson, Henry — of Hartland, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hartland, 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Henry — of Des Moines County, Iowa. Delegate to Iowa state constitutional convention from Des Moines County, 1844. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Henry — of East Bennington, Bennington, Bennington County, Vt. Postmaster at East Bennington, Vt., 1844-46. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Henry — of Alameda County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 9th District, 1863. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Henry — of Concord, Merrimack County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 10th District, 1883-84; postmaster at Concord, N.H., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Henry — of Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla. Democrat. Mayor of Jacksonville, Fla., 1891-93. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Henry — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for Hawaii, 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Henry A. — of Michigan. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1886. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Henry C. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Mayor of Hartford, Conn., 1872-74; defeated, 1874; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Henry C. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 15th District, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Henry E. — of Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif. Whig. Postmaster at Sacramento, Calif., 1849-50. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Henry Franklin (1821-1894) — also known as H. Frank Robinson — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., August 30, 1821. Vice-Consul for Russia in Philadelphia, Pa., 1892-94. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., September 29, 1894 (age 73 years, 30 days). Interment at Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pa.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Robinson, Henry J. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Candidate for Michigan state senate 3rd District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Henry M. — of Pasadena, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Henry S., Jr. — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 1964 (alternate), 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Robinson, Herman — of Elizabethton, Carter County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Howard L. — of Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 12th District, 1926; U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of West Virginia, 1934-38; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Hugh M. — of Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state senate 7th District, 1957-58. Still living as of 1958.
  Robinson, Ira — of New Mexico. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Robinson, Ira Ellsworth (1869-1951) — also known as Ira E. Robinson — of Grafton, Taylor County, W.Va. Born near Grafton, Taylor County, W.Va., September 16, 1869. Republican. Lawyer; Taylor County Prosecuting Attorney, 1896-1900; member of West Virginia state senate 11th District, 1903-04; judge of West Virginia supreme court of appeals, 1907-15; resigned 1915; member, Federal Radio Commission, 1927-32; resigned 1932. Methodist. Died October 28, 1951 (age 82 years, 42 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Robinson and Mary (Sayre) Robinson; married, October 25, 1892, to Ada Sinsel.
  Robinson, Isaac — of Wappingers Creek (now Wappingers Falls), Dutchess County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Wappingers Creek, N.Y., 1836-40. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Isaac — U.S. Consular Agent in Norfolk Island, as of 1902-05. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Isaiah L. — of Fremont, Rockingham County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 2nd District, 1867-69. Burial location unknown.


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