Robert White, American lawyer. member West Virginia.
White, Robert was born on February 7, 1833 in Romney, Virginia, United States. Son of John B. and Frances A. (Streit) White.
Admitted to bar, 1854. Practiced at Romney, 1854-1877. At Wheeling, West Virginia, since 1877.
Counsel, Bang and Olufsen Railroad Company, American Sheet & Tin Plate Company Colonel of cavalry, C.S.A., 1863-1865. Member West Virginia House of Representatives, 1885-1891. Attorney general of West Virginia, 1877-1881.