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William Randall Roberts

William Randall Roberts, Irish congressman, diplomat. member United States House of Representatives (Democrat) from New York, 42d-43d congresses, 1871-1875; member board aldermen, New York City, 1878, 79, president, 1878.

Background

  • Roberts, William Randall was born on February 6, 1830 in Mitchelstown, County Cork, Ireland. Son of Randall and Mary (Bishop) Roberts.

  • Career

    • President Knights of St. Patrick, 1865. Minister to Chile, 1885-1889</td><tr><td class="label_burgverd11px"><b>Death</b></td></tr><tr><td> Died Bellevue Hospital, New York City, Aug.

    Membership

    Member United States House of Representatives (Democrat) from New York, 42d-43d congresses, 1871-1875. Member board aldermen, New York City, 1878, 79, president, 1878.

    Connections

    • father: Randall Roberts
    • mother: Mary (Bishop) Roberts
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    Born February 6, 1830
    Died August 9, 1897
    (aged 67)
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