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Robert James Corbett
Birth: Aug. 25, 1905
Death: Apr. 25, 1971

U.S. Congressman. Born in Avalon, Pennsylvania, he graduated from Allegheny College, in 1927 and from the University of Pittsburgh, in 1929. He was a high-school instructor at Coraopolis Pennsylvania, (1929-38) and a instructor at the Pittsburgh Academy Evening School in 1938. In 1939, he was elected as a Republican to the Seventy-sixth Congress, serving until 1941. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he served on the staff of Senator James J. Davis in Pittsburgh and was Sheriff of Allegheny County, (1942-44). He was again elected in 1945, to the Seventy-ninth Congress and to the next thirteen succeeding Congresses, serving until his death at age 65 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Union Dale Cemetery
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
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Record added: Dec 23, 2005
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Robert James Corbett
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