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Matthew Rombach Denver
Birth: Dec. 21, 1870
Death: May 13, 1954

U.S. Congressman. Born in Wilmington, Ohio, he graduated from Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., in 1892 and became successful in banking pursuits. For many years he was a delegate to the Democratic National Conventions and was a member of the Democratic Ohio State committee, (1896-1908). In 1907, he was elected as a Democrat to the Sixtieth, Sixty-first and Sixty-second Congresses, serving until 1913. Declining candidacy for reelection, he returned to banking and served as president of the Ohio Bankers' Association, (1918-19). He was elected a member of the Democratic State committee, serving (1926-28) and was president of the Clinton County National Bank & Trust Company, until his death at age 83 in Wilmington, Ohio. His great grandson was TV show “Gilligan’s Island” actor Bob Denver. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  James William Denver (1817 - 1892)
  Louise G. Rombach Denver (____ - 1914)
 
 Spouse:
  Veda Slack Denver (1878 - 1958)*
 
 Children:
  Virginia K. Denver Williams (1901 - 1968)*
  Katherine Denver (1903 - 1918)*
 
 Siblings:
  Katharine St.Clair Denver Williams (1861 - 1937)*
  James William Denver (1863 - 1898)*
  Matthew Rombach Denver (1870 - 1954)
  Mary Louise Denver Lindley (1871 - 1942)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sugar Grove Cemetery
Wilmington
Clinton County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Sec 1, Lot 144
GPS (lat/lon): 39.44138, -83.83502
 
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Record added: Nov 13, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8082008
Matthew Rombach Denver
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
Matthew Rombach Denver
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Matthew Rombach Denver
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