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.
- "S. Doc. 58-1 - Fifty-eighth Congress. (Extraordinary session -- beginning November 9, 1903.) Official Congressional Directory for the use of the United States Congress. Compiled under the direction of the Joint Committee on Printing by A.J. Halford. Special edition. Corrections made to November 5, 1903". GovInfo.gov. U.S. Government Printing Office. 9 November 1903. p. 30. Retrieved 2 July 2023.
- United States Congress. "James M. Robinson (id: R000338)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.