As per our current Database, Robert Defares has been died on October 1, 1924(1924-10-01) (aged 79)\nBridgeport, Connecticut.
When Robert Defares die, Robert Defares was 79 years old.
Robert Defares’s zodiac sign is Pisces. According to astrologers, Pisces are very friendly, so they often find themselves in a company of very different people. Pisces are selfless, they are always willing to help others, without hoping to get anything back. Pisces is a Water sign and as such this zodiac sign is characterized by empathy and expressed emotional capacity.
Robert Defares was born in the Year of the Snake. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Snake are seductive, gregarious, introverted, generous, charming, good with money, analytical, insecure, jealous, slightly dangerous, smart, they rely on gut feelings, are hard-working and intelligent. Compatible with Rooster or Ox.
He was born in Guilford, Connecticut and attended the Common schools. He was graduated from Guilford Academy in 1863 and from Yale College in 1867. He moved to Royalton, Vermont, in 1867 and became an instructor in the Royalton Academy. He studied law. He was admitted to the bar in 1870 and commenced practice in Bridgeport, Connecticut.
He served as prosecuting attorney for Bridgeport in 1872. He served as judge of the court of Common pleas for Fairfield County in 1874-1877.
He served as member of the State house of representatives in 1880.
De Forest was again elected mayor in 1889 and 1890.
De Forest was elected to the Fifty-second and Fifty-third Congresses (March 4, 1891 – March 3, 1895). He served as chairman of the Committee on Reform in the Civil Service (Fifty-third Congress). He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1894 to the Fifty-fourth Congress.
He served two terms as judge of the Common pleas court. He resumed the practice of law in Bridgeport, Connecticut, where he died October 1, 1924.