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V. GILPIN ROBINSON


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Jordan, LL.D., John W.  Encyclopedia of Pennsylvania Biography, Vol. I  New York:  Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1914.

 

Sessions

Session Year Position District Party
1911- 1912 Republican
 Counties   Delaware

Biography

08/21/1851 - 03/27/1942

ROBINSON, Vincent Gilpin, a Representative from Delaware County; born in Wilmington, New Castle County, De., August 21, 1851; major, judge advocate and aide-de-camp for Brigadier General, First Brigade, Pennsylvania National Guard (1879-1895); lawyer; clerk, Office of the Prothonotary, Delaware County; elected, District Attorney, Delaware County (1876-1880); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1911 term; unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House for the 1913 term; vice president, Rittenhouse Trust Company; died, March 27, 1942 in Clifton Heights, Delaware County, Pennsylvania; interred, Old Saint David Church Cemetery, Wayne, Delaware County, Pennsylvania.