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Mayors and Postmasters of Woburn, Massachusetts


Mayors of Woburn, 1889-2011 (may be incomplete!)
George Freemont Bean as of 1890 William F. Davis 1899-1901 Bernard J. Golden as of 1921-22 Stephen Bean as of 1923-24 Thomas H. Duffy 1925-27 Harold P. Johnson as of 1928 Philip Gallagher 1930 Edward W. Kenney as of 1937 William E. Kane as of 1939 Francis H. Murray, Jr. as of 1953-55 Robert M. Dever as of 1999-2000 Thomas McLaughlin as of 2007 Scott Galvin as of 2011

Events and Candidates (may be incomplete!)

  • 1889 Dec 3: Edward F. Bohnson (Rep & Citizens), elected; Richard Ferritt (Independent Democratic), defeated.
  • 1893 Dec 5: Hugh D. Murray (Dem), elected; Harlow (Citizens & Rep), defeated.
  • 1905 Dec 12: Arthur W. Linscott (Rep), elected.
  • 1921: Bernard J. Golden (Dem), elected.
  • 1922: Bernard J. Golden (Dem), defeated; Stephen Bean (Rep), elected.
  • 1923: Stephen Bean (Rep), elected.
  • 1924: Thomas H. Duffy (Dem), elected; Alfred W. Peterson (Rep), defeated.
  • 1925: Thomas H. Duffy (Dem), elected; Thomas McGowan (Rep), defeated.
  • 1926: Thomas H. Duffy (Dem), elected; Alfred W. Peterson (Rep), defeated.
  • 1927: Thomas H. Duffy (Dem), defeated; Harold P. Johnson (Rep), elected.
  • 1953 Nov 3: Francis H. Murray, Jr., elected; Edward F. Gill, defeated.
  • 1999 Nov 2: Robert M. Dever, elected; Thomas M. Gouthro, defeated.


    Postmasters at Woburn, 1897-1901 (may be incomplete!)
    T. F. Haggerty as of 1897 E. F. Meyer as of 1901

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