Gilbert Bettman

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Gilbert Bettman
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31st Attorney General of Ohio
In office
Governor Myers Y. Cooper
George White
Preceded by Edward C. Turner
Succeeded by John W. Bricker
Supreme Court of Ohio
In office
Preceded by Arthur H. Day
Succeeded by Charles S. Bell
Personal details
Born (1881-10-03)October 3, 1881
Cincinnati, Ohio
Died July 17, 1942(1942-07-17) (aged 60)
Resting place Spring Grove Cemetery
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Iphigene Molony
Alma mater Harvard University

Gilbert Bettman (October 3, 1881 – July 17, 1942) was an American politician of the Ohio Republican party.

From 1919 to 1929, he was on the faculty, and then the dean of the YMCA Law School of Cincinnati, now the Salmon P. Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University.[1]

In 1932, Bettman ran for the office of U.S. senator from Ohio. He lost to the incumbent Democrat, Robert J. Bulkley.[2][3]

From January 1941 to July 1942, Bettman served as a justice of the Ohio Supreme Court.[4]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Gilbert Bettman". The Supreme Court of Ohio & The Ohio Judicial System. Retrieved 2012-01-19. 
  2. ^ "Gilbert Bettman papers" (PDF). University of Cincinnati. Retrieved 1 September 2010. 
  3. ^ "The Ballot Box: Senate Campaign of 1932". University of Cincinnati. Retrieved 1 September 2010. 
  4. ^ "Justices of the Supreme Court of Ohio 1803 to the Present". Supreme Court of Ohio. Retrieved 1 September 2010. 

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Legal offices
Preceded by
Edward C. Turner
Attorney General of Ohio
Succeeded by
John W. Bricker