Thomas Robins (politician)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Thomas Robins [1]
19th Mayor of Norwalk, Connecticut
In office
1923 – 1927[2][3]
Preceded by Calvin Barton
Succeeded by Anson F. Keeler
Personal details
Political party Republican
Children Rubin (b 1891–died 1940)[4]
Residence Norwalk, Connecticut

Thomas Robins (also "Thomas Robbins") was a two-term Republican mayor of Norwalk, Connecticut. He had previously served on the Board of Electrical Commissioners.[5] and on the Norwalk Common Council.[6]

Robins was re-elected in 1925 over former Democratic South Norwalk mayor Albert Pohlman.[7]

Preceded by
Calvin Barton
Mayor of Norwalk, Connecticut
1923–1927
Succeeded by
Anson F. Keeler

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Norwalk Hour - Mayor Thomas Robins A Good Traffic "Cop"". news.google.com. Retrieved 2015-02-05. 
  2. ^ List of mayors of Norwalk, Connecticut
  3. ^ Lawrence Kestenbaum. "The Political Graveyard: Index to Politicians: Robbins". politicalgraveyard.com. Retrieved 2015-02-05. 
  4. ^ "Schenechtady Gazette" (PDF). fultonhistory.com. Retrieved 2015-02-05. 
  5. ^ American Academy of Political and Social Science; Conference of American Mayors (1915). Proceedings of the Conference of American Mayors on Public Policies as to Municipal Utilities 57. American Academy of Political and Social Science. p. 237. Retrieved 2015-02-05. 
  6. ^ Connecticut. Secretary of the State (1907). Connecticut State Register and Manual. Secretary of the State. p. 297. ISSN 0270-6245. Retrieved 2015-02-05. 
  7. ^ "The Norwalk Hour - Google News Archive Search". news.google.com. Retrieved 2015-02-05.