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Congressman

Howard Winfield Robison, American Former congressman. Bar: New York 1939. Board of directors Tioga County General Hospital With Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member of New York State, Tioga County, 6th Judicial District bar associations, Masons, Elks, Kiwanis.

Background

Robison, Howard WInfield was born on October 30, 1915 in Owego, New York, United States. Son of Addison J. and Pluma L. (Moe) Robison.

Education

AB, Cornell University, 1937. Bachelor of Laws, Cornell University, 1939.

Career

Private practice, Owego, New York, 1939-1987; county attorney, Tioga County, New York, 1946-1957; member, Town board, Owego, New York, 1947-1956; town attorney, Owego, New York, 1957-1958; member 85th-87th congresses, 33d New York District district member 88th-92d congresses, member commission on appropriations, 33d New York District member, 93d Congress from 27th New York District.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1939.

Politics

A member of a Christian Church should support all social initiatives having a purpose to maintain and strengthen well-being and progress of the whole community and its members.

Views

As human beings people find themselves as part of an unjust, sinful and violent world, which we may feel individually helpless to change. If we accept forgiveness, God can enable us to resist evil and to live life to the full.

Membership

Board of directors Tioga County General Hospital With Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member of New York State, Tioga County, 6th Judicial District bar associations, Masons, Elks, Kiwanis.

Connections

Married Gertrude L. Frederick, November 1, 1946. Children, Howard Winfield, Douglas E.

father:
Addison J. Robison

mother:
Pluma L. (Moe) Robison

spouse:
Gertrude L. Frederick