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Mayors and Postmasters of New Brunswick, New Jersey


Mayors of New Brunswick, 1794-2018 (may be incomplete!)
John Bubenheim Bayard 1794-96 Abraham Schuyler 1796-1801 James Schureman 1801-13 James Bennett 1813-21 James Schureman 1821-24 Augustus R. Taylor 1824-29 Cornelius Low Hardenbergh 1829-38 Augustus R. Taylor 1838-40 David M. Vail 1840-41 Littleton Kirkpatrick 1841-42 Fitz Randolph Smith 1842-43 John Acken 1843-45 William H. Leupp 1845-46 John Van Dyke 1846-47 Martin A. Howell 1847-48 Augustus R. Taylor 1848-49 David F. Randolph 1849-51 Peter N. Wyckoff 1851-52 John Van Dyke 1852-53 John B. Hill 1853-55 Abraham V. Schenck 1855-56 Lyle van Nuis 1856-57 John B. Kirkpatrick 1857-58 Tunis V. D. Hoagland 1858-59 Peter C. Onderdonk 1859-60 Ezekiel M. Patterson 1860-61 Lyle van Nuis 1861-63 Richard McDonald 1863-65 Augustus T. Stout 1865 John T. Jenkins 1865-67 Miles Ross 1867-69 George J. Janeway 1869-71 Garret Conover 1871-73 Thomas M. DeRussy 1873-75 Isaiah Rolfe 1875-77 Lyle van Nuis 1877-79 T. De Witt Reiley 1879-81 William S. Strong 1881-89 James H. Van Cleef 1889-95 Nicholas Williamson 1895-1902 George A. Viehmann 1902-04 William S. Meyers 1904-06 Drury W. Cooper 1906-08 W. Edwin Florance 1908-10 John J. Morrison 1910-14 Austin Scott 1914-15 Edward F. Farrington 1915-18 John J. Morrison 1918-35 Frederick F. Richardson 1935-39 Richard V. Mulligan 1939-42 Harry W. Dwyer 1942-43 Chester W. Paulus 1943-51 John A. Lynch 1951-55 Chester W. Paulus 1955-67 Patricia Q. Sheehan 1967-74 Aldrage B. Cooper, Jr. 1974-75 Richard J. Mulligan 1975-78 Gilbert L. Nelson 1978 John A. Lynch, Jr. 1979-91 James M. Cahill 1991-

Events and Candidates (may be incomplete!)

  • 1821: James Bennett, died in office.
  • 1824 Jan 22: James Schureman, died in office.
  • 1858: John B. Kirkpatrick, resigned.
  • 1865: Augustus T. Stout, died in office.
  • 1909 Nov 2: G. T. Applegate (Dem), elected.
  • 1974: Patricia Q. Sheehan, resigned; Aldrage B. Cooper, Jr., appointed.
  • 1978: Richard J. Mulligan, resigned; Gilbert L. Nelson, appointed.


    Postmasters at New Brunswick, 1887-1901 (may be incomplete!)
    William H. Price as of 1887 C. W. Russell as of 1901

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