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Robinson, O to R

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

  Robinson, O. G. K. — of Westbrook, Cumberland County, Maine. Democrat. Mayor of Westbrook, Maine, 1911-15, 1917-18. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Orrin — of Chemung County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Chemung County, 1855. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Orrin W. (b. 1834) — of Chassell, Houghton County, Mich. Born in Claremont, Sullivan County, N.H., August 12, 1834. Republican. Lumber business; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1892; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Houghton County 2nd District, 1895-96; member of Michigan state senate 32nd District, 1897-98; Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1899-1902. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Orville (1801-1882) — of Oswego County, N.Y. Born in New York, 1801. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly, 1834, 1836-37, 1856 (Oswego County 1834, 1836-37, Oswego County 1st District 1856); U.S. Representative from New York 23rd District, 1843-45. Died in 1882 (age about 81 years). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Scriba town, Oswego County, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Robinson, Pat L. — also known as "Jimmy Walker of the Southwest" — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Mayor of Little Rock, Ark., 1929-31. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Patrick — Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Paul — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Robinson, Paul — of Centerville, Montgomery County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Robinson, Paul Heron, Jr. (b. 1930) — of Illinois. Born in 1930. U.S. Ambassador to Canada, 1981-85. Still living as of 1991.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Robinson, Penrose — of Hatboro, Montgomery County, Pa. Burgess of Hatboro, Pennsylvania, 1923. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Perley — of Poplin (now Fremont), Rockingham County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 2nd District, 1845-46. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Peter — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state senate from Sussex County, 1804-05. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Peter — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County, 1824. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Peter (1791-1841) — of Binghamton, Broome County, N.Y. Born in Pembroke, Merrimack County, N.H., November 15, 1791. Member of New York state assembly from Broome County, 1826-31; Speaker of the New York State Assembly, 1829. Died in Binghamton, Broome County, N.Y., October 9, 1841 (age 49 years, 328 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Robinson, Philip — of Yates County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Yates County, 1825. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Philip — of South Carolina. U.S. Consul in Curaçao, 1827. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Philip H. — of Hartington, Cedar County, Neb. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1944, 1948, 1956, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, R. — of Oregon. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Oregon, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, R. A. — of Fremont, Dodge County, Neb. Republican. Chair of Dodge County Republican Party, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, R. L. — of Troy, Lincoln County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Lincoln County Democratic Party, 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Rachel C. — of Pennsylvania. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1922, 1922. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Randolph See J. Randolph Robinson
  Robinson, Ray See C. Ray Robinson
  Robinson, Renault — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Robinson, Reuel — of Camden, Knox County, Maine. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Richard — of Durham, Middlesex County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Durham, 1820, 1822, 1826-27, 1830-31, 1834, 1837. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Richard — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 38th District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Robinson, Richard — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1988. African ancestry. Still living as of 1988.
  Robinson, Richard — of North Carolina. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Robinson, Richard — of Cupertino, Santa Clara County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Robinson, Richard E. — of Eaton Rapids, Eaton County, Mich. Circuit judge in Michigan 5th Circuit, 1967-81. Still living as of 1981.
  Robinson, Richard Earl (1903-1991) — Born in Omaha, Douglas County, Neb., February 3, 1903. U.S. District Judge for Nebraska, 1956-72; took senior status 1972. Died January 28, 1991 (age 87 years, 359 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Robinson, Richard R. — of Livingston County, Mich. Candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 44th Circuit, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Robinson, Richard W. — of Taunton, Bristol County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Robinson, Rick — of Bozeman, Gallatin County, Mont. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Robinson, Rix (1789-1875) — also known as "Wabesha" — of Michigan. Born in 1789. Circuit judge in Michigan, 1844; member of Michigan state senate, 1846-49 (5th District 1846, 7th District 1847-49); Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1848; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention, 1850. Indian trader in the 1820s and 1830s; became a close associate of the Ottawa Indian tribe, and a negotiator on its behalf; he married two Ottawa women, and was also known by an Ottawa name, "Wabesha". Died, of "dropsy" (probably congestive heart failure), Ada, Kent County, Mich., January 13, 1875 (age about 85 years). Interment at Ada Cemetery, Ada, Mich.
  Robinson, Rix M. — of Pensacola, Escambia County, Fla. Postmaster at Pensacola, Fla., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Robert — of Sacramento County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 11th District, 1853-54. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Robert (1830-1913) — of Moorland Township, Muskegon County, Mich. Born in Scotland, May 7, 1830. Republican. Naturalized U.S. citizen; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Muskegon County 2nd District, 1887-90. Scottish ancestry. Died in Moorland Township, Muskegon County, Mich., 1913 (age about 83 years). Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Robert H., Jr. — Democrat. Candidate for Delaware state house of representatives 37th District, 2009. Still living as of 2009.
  Robinson, Robert Miles — Independence candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Robert P. (1884-1953) — of Beloit, Rock County, Wis. Born in Beloit, Rock County, Wis., May 15, 1884. Republican. School teacher; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; advertising business; member of Wisconsin state senate 15th District, 1943-53; died in office 1953. Member, American Legion. Died December 26, 1953 (age 69 years, 225 days). Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Robert Pyle (1869-1939) — also known as Robert P. Robinson — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., March 28, 1869. Republican. Banker; Governor of Delaware, 1925-29; delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1928, 1932. Presbyterian. Died in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., March 4, 1939 (age 69 years, 341 days). Interment at Wilmington and Brandywine Cemetery, Wilmington, Del.
  Robinson, Robert R., Jr. — of Haslett, Ingham County, Mich. Republican. Supervisor of Meridian Township, Michigan, 1959-69. Still living as of 1969.
  Robinson, Robert S. — of Westbrook, Cumberland County, Maine. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Westbrook, Maine, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Rodney G. — of Ithaca, Tompkins County, N.Y. Republican. Chair of Tompkins County Republican Party, 1927; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Rose Mary C. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 4th District; elected 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Robinson, Rosemary — of Detroit west side, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1968. Female. Still living as of 1968.
  Robinson, Rowland — of Wayne County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Wayne County 1st District, 1881. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Roxann L. — of near Richmond, Chesterfield County, Va. Republican. Elected Virginia state house of delegates 27th District 2011. Female. Still living as of 2011.
  Robinson, Roy See W. Roy Robinson
  Robinson, Roy — of Crestwood, St. Louis County, Mo. Candidate for mayor of Crestwood, Mo., 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Robinson, Roy M. — of Bergen County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Bergen County, 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Ruby — of Brunswick, Glynn County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Robinson, Ruby Price — of Anniston, Calhoun County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Robinson, Ryan — of Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai County, Idaho. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


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