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Rodney Marvin Love

Rodney Marvin Love was American judge, former congressman. Bar: Ohio bar 1933.


  • Love, Rodney Marvin was born on July 18, 1908 in Dayton, Ohio, United States. Son of Robert Marvin and Sallie Ray (Schenck) Love.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Ohio State University, 1930. Bachelor of Laws, University Dayton, 1933.


    • Practiced in, Dayton, 1933-1945. Probate judge, 1945-1960. Member 89th Congress from 3d District Ohio.

      Partner law firm of Smith & Schnacke, Dayton, 1960-1964, 67-69. Judge of Common Pleas Court, 1969-1980.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Ohio bar 1933.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Former member board directors Ohio Mental Health Association, Community Mental Health and Retardation. Past president board trustees Ohio Soldiers and Sailors Orphans Home, Xenia. Member Ohio Bar Association (executive committee), Dayton Bar Association (past president), Federal Bar Association, Ohio Common Pleas Judges Association, Ohio Association Probate Court Judges (executive committee, past president) Clubs: Mason (Dayton) (32 degree, Shriner), Sertoma (Dayton) (dist governor, past president).

    World Fixers.


    • Married Margaret Louise Sullivan, December 29, 1934. Children– Nancy, Robert.
    • father: Robert Marvin Love
    • mother: Sallie Ray (Schenck) Love
    • spouse: Margaret Louise Sullivan
    • children: Nancy Love
    • Robert Love
    Rodney Marvin Love
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    Born July 18, 1908
    • 1930
      Ohio State University
    • 1933
      University Dayton
    • 1933 - 1945
      Practice, d in
      Dayton, Ohio, United States
    • 1945 - 1960
      probate judge
    • 1960 - 1964
      partner, law firm of Smith & Schnacke
      Dayton, Ohio, United States
    • 1969 - 1980
      judge of Common Pleas Court