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 Robert Johns Bulkley

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Robert Johns Bulkley Famous memorial

Birth
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
Death
21 Jul 1965 (aged 84)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
Burial
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID
6947990 View Source

U.S. Congressman, U.S. Senator. Graduating from Harvard, University, in 1902, he studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1906 and became a prominent lawyer, banker and businessman, in Cleveland, Ohio. In 1911, he was elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-second and Sixty-third Congresses, serving until 1915. During World War I, he served as chief of the legal section of the War Industries Board, (1917-19). After the war, he practiced law, was elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Theodore E. Burton in 1930, was reelected in 1932, serving until 1939. After his term in the Senate ended, he served as a member of the board of appeals in visa cases, during World War II and continued the practice of law until his death at age 84.

U.S. Congressman, U.S. Senator. Graduating from Harvard, University, in 1902, he studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1906 and became a prominent lawyer, banker and businessman, in Cleveland, Ohio. In 1911, he was elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-second and Sixty-third Congresses, serving until 1915. During World War I, he served as chief of the legal section of the War Industries Board, (1917-19). After the war, he practiced law, was elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Theodore E. Burton in 1930, was reelected in 1932, serving until 1939. After his term in the Senate ended, he served as a member of the board of appeals in visa cases, during World War II and continued the practice of law until his death at age 84.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Mark Pawelczak
  • Added: 23 Nov 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 6947990
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/6947990/robert-johns-bulkley: accessed ), memorial page for Robert Johns Bulkley (8 Oct 1880–21 Jul 1965), Find a Grave Memorial ID 6947990, citing Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave .