George F. Langbein

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George Frederick Langbein (June 29, 1842 Hirschhorn am Neckar, Grand Duchy of Hesse – May 27, 1911 Howells, Orange County, New York) was an American lawyer and politician from New York.

Life[edit]

The family emigrated to the United States in 1846, and settled in New York City. He graduated from Grammar School No. 19 in 1855. Then he studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1863, and practiced in New York City in partnership with his brother, Assemblyman J. C. Julius Langbein (1846–1910).

On January 23, 1886, his 21-year old son George F. Langbein Jr. shot himself dead. The authorities believed in suicide, the parents in an accident.

Langbein was a member of the New York State Assembly (New York County, 10th D.) in 1887.

He was a member of the New York State Senate (7th D.) in 1888 and 1889.

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New York Assembly
Preceded by
Charles A. Binder
New York State Assembly
New York County, 10th District

1887
Succeeded by
George F. Roesch
New York State Senate
Preceded by
James Daly
New York State Senate
7th District

1888–1889
Succeeded by
George F. Roesch