Robert H. Jeffrey

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Robert Hutchins Jeffrey
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35th Mayor of Columbus
In office
May 4, 1903 – January 1, 1906
Preceded by John N. Hinkle
Succeeded by De Witt C. Badger
Personal details
Born (1873-12-21)December 21, 1873
Died October 22, 1961(1961-10-22) (aged 87)
Columbus, Ohio
Resting place Green Lawn Cemetery
Columbus, Ohio
Political party Republican
Alma mater Williams College
Profession Mayor
General Manager

Robert Hutchins Jeffrey (December 21, 1873 – October 22, 1961)[1] was the 35th mayor of Columbus, Ohio and the 32nd person to serve in that office.[2] He was elected April 4, 1903.[3] He served Columbus for one term and an additional eight months. The Ohio General Assembly changed Ohio election times from the spring season to the fall season during his tenure in office.[4] His successor, De Witt C. Badger, took office on January 1, 1906.[5] He died on October 22, 1961.



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Political offices
Preceded by
John N. Hinkle
Mayor of Columbus, Ohio
Succeeded by
De Witt C. Badger