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Robert William Bonynge

Robert William Bonynge, American congressman. awarded the seat.

Background

  • Bonynge, Robert William was born on September 8, 1863 in New York, United States. Son of Robert and Susan (Burchell) Bonynge.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, College City of New York, 1882, A.M., 1885. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia, 1885.

    Career

    • In practice at New York, 1885-1888, Denver, 1888-1912, New York, 1912.

    Membership

    Member Colorado House Republican, 1893-1894, Republican candidate for Congress, 1900, 1902. Member National Monetary Commission, 1908-1912. Delivered addresses throughout United States in behalf of monetary reform under auspices National Citizens’ League, Chicago, 1912.

    Chief counsel New York State Industrial Commission, 1916-1918. Mason. Appointed 1923, by President Harding, agent of the United States before Mixed Claims Commission, United States and Germany.

    Connections

    • Married M. Alida Riblet, January 20, 1886.
    • father: Robert Bonynge
    • mother: Susan (Burchell) Bonynge
    • spouse: M. Alida Riblet
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    Born September 8, 1863
    Died September 22, 1939
    (aged 76)
    Nationality

    Award