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Cayuga County
New York

Cayuga County Political Parties

Democratic Party chairs in Cayuga County (incomplete!): John C. Healey, as of 1910 — John F. McGrath, as of 1927 — J. Joseph Boyle, as of 1936-42 — William H. McKeon, 1953-65

Republican Party chairs in Cayuga County (incomplete!): Arthur E. Blauvelt, as of 1910 — John Taber, 1920-24 — Maurice D. Richards, as of 1927-29 — Arthur E. Blauvelt, as of 1933-35 — James S. Pethybridge, as of 1936-38 — Frederic E. Worden, as of 1939 — Willard W. Wilcox, as of 1940 — William B. Patterson, as of 1941-42 — Willard W. Wilcox, as of 1945 — Arthur E. Blauvelt, as of 1948 — Paul M. O'Connor, as of 1955


Cayuga County Delegates
to National Party Conventions

Democratic National Conventions:
   1860, Charleston and Baltimore: John N. Knapp — Elmore P. Ross
   1864, Chicago: William C. Beardsley
   1876, St. Louis: Charles N. Ross
   1888, St. Louis: Laurens J. Storke
   1896, Chicago: Thomas M. Osborne
   1920, San Francisco: Charles F. Rattigan
   1924, New York: Thomas M. Osborne
   1928, Houston: Lithgow Osborne
   1936, Philadelphia: William O. Dapping
   1940, Chicago: J. Joseph Boyle
   1944, Chicago: Frances B. Sprague
   1948, Philadelphia: Joseph J. Rooney
   1956, Chicago: William H. McKeon
   1960, Los Angeles: William H. McKeon
   1964, Atlantic City: Eugene J. Donahue — William H. McKeon
   1972, Miami Beach: Lee S. Michaels
   1980, New York: Paul W. Lattimore — Jean A. Longo — Donna Reilley
   1988, Atlanta: Ann E. Bunker — Thomas D. McNabb
   1996, Chicago: Katie Lacey
   2004, Boston: Jim Dacey — Kathryn Johnson
Republican National Conventions:
   1856, Philadelphia: William Wasson
   1860, Chicago: Theodore M. Pomeroy
   1868, Chicago: John S. Fowler
   1872, Philadelphia: George I. Post
   1876, Cincinnati: Theodore M. Pomeroy
   1880, Chicago: John N. Knapp
   1884, Chicago: W. A. Ogden — David M. Osborne
   1892, Minneapolis: Gorton W. Allen
   1900, Philadelphia: Sereno E. Payne
   1904, Chicago: Sereno E. Payne
   1908, Chicago: Sereno E. Payne
   1912, Chicago: Sereno E. Payne
   1916, Chicago: Hubert C. Gutchess
   1920, Chicago: John Taber
   1924, Cleveland: John Taber
   1928, Kansas City: Julia Robinson
   1936, Cleveland: John Taber
   1940, Philadelphia: Frederic E. Worden
   1944, Chicago: Fred M. Everett
   1948, Philadelphia: Marion B. Kennedy
   1952, Chicago: Lloyd S. Riford
   1956, San Francisco: C. Allen Ames
   1964, San Francisco: Maurice I. Schwartz
 
Whig National Conventions:
   1839, Harrisburg: George H. Wood
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