James M. Robinson (politician)
James M. Robinson
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Indiana's 12th district
March 4, 1897 – March 3, 1905
|Preceded by||Jacob D. Leighty|
|Succeeded by||Newton W. Gilbert|
James McClellan Robinson
May 31, 1861
Fort Wayne, Indiana, U.S.
|Died||January 16, 1942 (aged 80)|
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Resting place||Lindenwood Cemetery|
He served as prosecuting attorney for the thirty-eighth judicial circuit of Indiana 1886–1890. He resumed the practice of law.
Robinson was elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-fifth and to the three succeeding Congresses (March 4, 1897 – March 3, 1905). He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1904 to the Fifty-ninth Congress.
Later career and death
He died in Los Angeles, January 16, 1942. He was interred in Lindenwood Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
- United States Congress. "James M. Robinson (id: R000338)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.