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James M. Robinson

congressman

James M. Robinson, American congressman. member 55th to 58th Congresses (1897-1905), 12th Ind.

Background

Robinson, James M. was born in 1861 in on farm near Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States. Son of David A. and Isabella Robinson.

Education

Common school education Worked in machine shop, 1876-1881. Admitted to bar, 1882, and since in practice at Fort Wayne. Prospective attorney, 1886-1890.

Defeated for congressional nomination, 1892. Member 55th to 58th Congresses (1897-1905), 12th Indiana District.

Career

Worked in machine shop, 1876-1881.

Membership

Member 55th to 58th Congresses (1897-1905), 12th Ind.

Connections

father:
David A.

mother:
Isabella Robinson