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Donald Claude Dobbins
Birth: Mar. 20, 1878
Champaign County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 14, 1943
Champaign
Champaign County
Illinois, USA

U.S. Congressman. He attended the University of Illinois, Business College, George Washington University, Washington, D.C. and taught school (1896-99). He was a stenographer (1900-06), United States post office inspector (1906-09), studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1909 and commenced to practice law in Champaign, Illinois. In 1933, he was elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-third and Seventy-fourth Congresses, serving until 1937. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he resumed his practice of law until his death at age 64. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Nellie Dobbins (1876 - 1919)*
 
 Children:
  Donald Vernam Dobbins (1913 - 1981)*
 
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Burial:
Mount Hope Cemetery and Mausoleum
Urbana
Champaign County
Illinois, USA
 
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Record added: Feb 08, 2003
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Donald Claude Dobbins
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Donald Claude Dobbins
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