Senator David O. Shaff View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Date of Death: 9/14/2011
Birth Place: Clinton, IA
Birth County: Clinton
Birth Country: USA
Party Affiliation: Republican
Assemblies Served:
Senate: 56 (1955) - 61 (1965)
House: 55 (1953)
Home County: Clinton
Family Members Who Served in the Iowa Legislature: Father John served in 37th, 40-43 General Assemblies in the Iowa Senate. Brother Roger served in the Iowa Senate in the 62-67 General Assemblies.
David O. Shaff
Clinton County
Clinton Republican 22nd Senatorial District Clinton County. Born in Clinton, Iowa, February 18, 1924. Educated in rural schools, Clinton high school and University of Iowa, college of liberal arts (B.A.) and college law (J.D.). Member of the First Presbyterian church. Served with U. S. Air Force in China-Burma-India theater during World War II. City attorney at Camanche. Married 1953 to Lissi Cornell. One daughter, Karen. Engaged in practice of law in Clinton, Iowa. Member House of Representatives 55th General Assembly.