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Madison County
New York

Madison County Political Parties

Democratic Party chairs in Madison County (incomplete!): Alphonso E. Fitch, as of 1910 — Otto Pfaff, as of 1927 — Robert J. Burns, as of 1936-42 — Perrine G. Rockafellow, as of 1955 — William Franchell, as of 1965

Republican Party chairs in Madison County (incomplete!): Morell E. Tallett, as of 1910 — Ervin E. Cummings, as of 1927-29 — Wheeler Milmoe, as of 1939 — Harold O. Whitnall, as of 1942 — Robert E. Tiffany, as of 1955


Madison County Delegates
to National Party Conventions

Democratic National Conventions:
   1860, Charleston and Baltimore: Sidney T. Fairchild
   1864, Chicago: Sidney T. Fairchild
   1876, St. Louis: Christopher A. Wolrath
   1916, St. Louis: Otto Pfaff
   1924, New York: John H. Richardson
   1928, Houston: Christine Allen — Otto Pfaff
   1932, Chicago: Otto Pfaff
   1936, Philadelphia: Robert J. Burns
   1940, Chicago: Robert J. Burns
   1944, Chicago: Robert J. Burns
   1948, Philadelphia: Charles R. Wilson
   1952, Chicago: Perrine G. Rockafellow
   1956, Chicago: Ralph Webber
   1960, Los Angeles: Ralph Webber — Virginia Young
   1972, Miami Beach: Laverne S. Darrow
   1980, New York: Ron Kennedy
   1996, Chicago: Maureen S. Malone
   2008, Denver: David J. Valesky
Republican National Conventions:
   1856, Philadelphia: Sam D. Clark — A. B. Coe
   1860, Chicago: Robert Stewart
   1872, Philadelphia: William H. Brand — Alexander M. Holmes — Gerrit Smith
   1884, Chicago: Milton De Lano
   1892, Minneapolis: Clarence Carskadden
   1900, Philadelphia: Francis H. Gates — Eugene P. Sisson
   1904, Chicago: Orlando W. Burhyte — Henry B. Coman
   1908, Chicago: Francis H. Gates — B. Rush Wendell
   1912, Chicago: Frank Miller
   1916, Chicago: James Moore
   1920, Chicago: Harold O. Whitnall
   1924, Cleveland: Julia R. Burden
   1928, Kansas City: Charles W. Taft
   1932, Chicago: John W. Gates
   1936, Cleveland: George W. H. Allen
   1940, Philadelphia: George W. H. Allen — Robert C. Roberts
   1948, Philadelphia: Robert C. Roberts
   1952, Chicago: Robert C. Roberts
   1956, San Francisco: Clarence Conley — Wheeler Milmoe
   1960, Chicago: DeAlton J. Ridings
   1964, San Francisco: Jane Thom
 
Whig National Conventions:
   1839, Harrisburg: Jonathan D. Ledyard
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