Howard Winfield Robison

Howard Winfield Robison

Birth
Owego, Tioga County, New York, USA
Death 26 Sep 1987 (aged 71)
Rehoboth Beach, Sussex County, Delaware, USA
Burial Owego, Tioga County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 13376614 · View Source
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US Congressman. Born in Owego, New York, he graduated from Cornell University in 1937, received a law degree from Cornell Law School in 1939 and commenced the practice of law in Owego, New York. During World War II, he served in the United States Army Counter Intelligence Corps, (1942-46). After the war, he was Attorney of Tioga County, New York, (1946-57). In 1958, he was elected as a Republican to the Eighty-fifth Congress, 1958, to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of W. Sterling Cole and was reelected to the next eight succeeding Congresses, serving until 1975. Not a candidate for reelection, he was vice president for the American Railroad Association, until his death at age 71 in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware.

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  • Find a Grave Memorial 13376614
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Howard Winfield Robison (30 Oct 1915–26 Sep 1987), Find a Grave Memorial no. 13376614, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Owego, Tioga County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .