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JOHN SCOTT ROBB


Photo credit:

"J. S. Robb Claimed by Death."  Pittsburgh Daily Post [Post Print & Pub. Co.] 05 Jun 1911, 1.

 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1871 Republican
 Counties   Allegheny

Biography

04/30/1839 - 06/05/1911

ROBB, John Scott, Sr., a Representative from Allegheny County; born in North Fayette Township, Allegheny County, Pa., April 30, 1839; attended, Mansfield Academy; graduated, valedictorian, Jefferson College, 1864; lawyer (1865-1911); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representative for the 1871 term; elected, District Attorney, Allegheny County (1878-1884); unsuccessful campaign, judge, Allegheny County Common Pleas Court; died, June 5, 1911 in Emsworth, Allegheny County Pennsylvania; interred, Chartiers Cemetery, Carnegie, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.