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Mayors and Postmasters of Cumberland, Maryland


Mayors of Cumberland, 1816-2002 (may be incomplete!)
John Scott 1816-23 Samuel Magill 1823-24 Roger Perry 1824-35 John Gephart 1835-36 John Wright 1836-37 Gustavus Beall 1837-38 Frederick Deems 1838-39 Samuel Charles 1839-41 James Smith 1841-42 John Gephart 1842-43 Thomas Shriver 1843-49 Thomas F. White 1849-50 Thomas Shriver 1850-51 Daniel Saylor 1851-52 John Hayes 1852-53 F. B. Tower 1853-54 A. L. Withers 1854-55 William Wallace McKaig 1855-56 Joseph H. Tucker 1856-57 James W. Jones 1857-58 D. W. McCleary 1858-60 John Humbird 1860-61 C. M. Thruston 1861-62 Charles H. Ohr 1862-63 James Smith 1863-64 Charles H. Ohr 1864-65 George W. Harrison 1865-66 John Humbird 1866-69 Lloyd Lowe 1869-71 William Piatt 1871-72 John B. Widener 1872-73 W. A. Withers 1873-74 William R. McCulley 1874 John Humbird 1874-76 W. A. Withers 1876-77 William McMahon McKaig as of 1890 Warren C. White 1900-04 Clarence M. King 1904-05 William A. Cromwell 1905-06 Clarence M. King 1906-08 George A. Kean 1908-10 George A. Young 1910-14 Thomas W. Koon 1914-32 George Henderson 1932-34 George W. Legge 1934-36 Thomas W. Koon 1936-39 Harry Irvine 1939-42 Thomas F. Conlon 1942-44 Thomas S. Post 1944-52 Roy W. Eves 1952-58 J. Edwin Keech 1958-62 Earl D. Chaney 1962-66 Thomas F. Conlon, Jr. 1966-74 F. Perry Smith, Jr. 1974-78 Frank K. Nethken 1978-82 George M. Wychoff, Jr. 1982-90 Harry Stern 1990-92 Edward C. Athey 1992-2000 Lee N. Fiedler 2000-


Postmasters at Cumberland, 1887-1984 (may be incomplete!)
A. Wilson as of 1887 John Schiller as of 1893 D. E. Kean as of 1897 J. H. Holzsher as of 1901 James C. Shriver 1935-46 Frank E. Wright 1946 William C. McDermott 1946-49 Thomas F. Conlon 1949-63 William B. Orndorff 1963-64 William B. Orndorff 1964-84

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