Robert Eneas Lamberton Edit Profile
Bachelor of Arts, University of Pennsylvania, 1906, Bachelor of Laws, 1910.
He ran successfully for Philadelphia mayor against Robert White, a Democrat, garnering 398,384 votes to White's 361,143. Lamberton died in office, and was immediately succeeded by City Council President Bernard Samuel. Several years later, a school was named after him in Philadelphia's Overbrook Park section.
The school has been called Robert E. Lamberton Public School, Lamberton Public School, Robert E. Lamberton High School, Robert E. Lamberton Eastern Early College High School, and Lamberton High School.
Member Common Council of Philadelphia, 1916-1920.
Married Helen Wight Henderson, September 14, 1911. Children: Robert Eneas, William, Laura May, John Porter, Hugh Stirling.