ASHBROOK, Jean Spencer, (1934 - )

Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives

ASHBROOK, Jean Spencer, (wife of John Milan Ashbrook), a Representative from Ohio; born Emily Jean Spencer in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, September 21, 1934; attended Central School, Newark, Ohio; graduated, Newark High School, 1952; B.S., Ohio State University, Columbus, 1956; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-seventh Congress, by special election, to fill the vacancy caused by the death of her husband, United States Representative John Milan Ashbrook, (June 29, 1982-January 3, 1983); is a resident of Newark, Ohio.


”Jean Spencer Ashbrook” in Women in Congress, 1917-2006. Prepared under the direction of the Committee on House Administration by the Office of History & Preservation, U. S. House of Representatives. Washington: Government Printing Office, 2006.