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Mayors and Postmasters of Escanaba, Michigan


Mayors of Escanaba, 1900-67 (may be incomplete!)
William A. Lemire as of 1912 O. P. Chatfield 1913-15 B. J. MacKillican 1915-16 C. M. Cuthbert 1918-19 William J. Hanrahan as of 1925 Carl B. Johnson as of 1937 Robert E. LeMire 1948-50 Peter N. Logan as of 1951 G. W. Knutson as of 1952 Robert E. LeMire 1952-55 Harlan J. Yelland 1955-56 Edward J. Cos as of 1960 H. J. Vanlerberghe as of 1967

Events and Candidates (may be incomplete!)

  • 1900 Apr 2: J. M. Hartnett (Ind), elected.
  • 1903 Apr 6: J. J. Sourwine, elected.
  • 1906 Apr 2: M. Perron, elected.
  • 1908 Apr 6: M. Perron (Ind), elected.
  • 1911 Apr 3: John S. Lindsay, elected.
  • 1912 Apr 1: William A. Lemire (Ind), elected.
  • 1914 Apr 6: O. P. Chatfield (Citizens), elected; M. P. Fenelon (People's), defeated.
  • 1915 Apr 5: B. J. MacKillican (Nonpartisan), elected; Edward Smith (Rep), defeated; O. P. Chatfield, defeated.
  • 1916 Mar 1: Edward Smith (Rep), nominated unopposed.
  • 1916 Mar 1: B. J. MacKillican (Nonpartisan), nominated unopposed.
  • 1916 Apr 3: B. J. MacKillican (Nonpartisan), elected; Edward Smith (Rep), defeated.
  • 1917 Apr 2: Thomas J. Riley, elected unopposed.
  • 1918 Apr 1: C. M. Cuthbert (Nonpartisan), elected unopposed.
  • 1919 Apr 7: O. P. Chatfield (Nonpartisan), elected; T. M. Judson (Taxpayers), defeated.


    Postmasters at Escanaba, 1871-1911 (may be incomplete!)
    Eli P. Royce as of 1871-73 H. A. Barr as of 1881-83 T. Killian as of 1887 C. C. Stephenson as of 1891 Charles M. Thatcher as of 1901-03 Henry W. Coburn as of 1911

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