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Robert B. Crosby

AKA Robert Berkey Crosby

Born: 26-Mar-1911
Birthplace: North Platte, NE
Died: 7-Jan-2000
Location of death: Lincoln, NE [1]
Cause of death: Cancer - Prostate
Remains: Buried, Lincoln Memorial Park, Lincoln, NE

Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Governor of Nebraska, 1953-55

Military service: US Navy (1944-46, Lt.)

[1] Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital, Lincoln, NE.

Father: Mainard E. Crosby
Mother: Cora May Berkey
Wife: Elizabeth Daisy Ehler (m. 29-Nov-1934, one son, one daughter)
Son: Robert M.
Daughter: Susan M. Smith
Wife: LaVon Kehoe (Nebraska legislator, m. 22-May-1971)

    High School: North Platte High School, North Platte, NE
Hastings College (transferred)
    University: BA, University of Minnesota (1931)
    Law School: LLB, Harvard Law School (1935)

    Crosby, Pasning, Guenzel & Binninn Partner
    Governor of Nebraska (1953-55)
    Lieutenant Governor of Nebraska (1947-49)
    Nebraska State Legislature Speaker (1943-44)
    Nebraska State Legislature (1941-45)
    American Bar Association
    American Legion
    Benevolent & Protective Order of the Elks
    Kiwanis Club
    Nebraska State Bar Association
    Risk Factors: Parkinson's

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