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Oswego County
New York

Oswego County Political Parties

Democratic Party chairs in Oswego County (incomplete!): Fred M. Moore, as of 1910 — James Gray, as of 1927 — Thomas D. Niles, as of 1936 — J. Donald Hartnett, as of 1939-40 — John F. Otis, as of 1941-42 — Robert J. McGann, as of 1955

Republican Party chairs in Oswego County (incomplete!): Charles W. Taft, as of 1910 — C. Adelbert Stone, as of 1927-29 — Loren J. Parsons, as of 1939-42


Oswego County Delegates
to National Party Conventions

Democratic National Conventions:
   1860, Charleston and Baltimore: Delos DeWolf — Willard Johnson
   1864, Chicago: Willard Johnson
   1876, St. Louis: De Witt C. Littlejohn
   1912, Baltimore: Charles N. Bulger
   1916, St. Louis: William J. Hartnett
   1920, San Francisco: Francis E. Cullen — Frederick McCarthy
   1924, New York: Francis E. Cullen
   1928, Houston: Sherman M. Burns
   1932, Chicago: John Fitzgibbons
   1936, Philadelphia: Maurice B. Conley
   1940, Chicago: J. Donald Hartnett
   1944, Chicago: John F. Otis
   1948, Philadelphia: John F. Otis
   1956, Chicago: Ferdinand Tremiti
   1960, Los Angeles: John F. Burden — John O'C. Conway — Robert J. McGann
   1964, Atlantic City: John F. Burden — Ralph Shapiro
   1972, Miami Beach: Norma A. Bartle — John T. Sullivan
   1980, New York: Michael J. Otis
   1996, Chicago: Suzanne Basauldo — William E. Scheuerman — John T. Sullivan, Jr.
   2004, Boston: Mary Shanley — Kathleen Walpole
Republican National Conventions:
   1856, Philadelphia: De Witt C. Littlejohn — S. M. Tucker
   1860, Chicago: Samuel F. Case
   1872, Philadelphia: De Witt Gardner — Andrew S. Warner
   1876, Cincinnati: John C. Churchill
   1892, Minneapolis: John T. Mott
   1900, Philadelphia: Patrick W. Cullinan — George B. Sloan
   1904, Chicago: Patrick W. Cullinan
   1908, Chicago: Thomas Hunter — Luther W. Mott
   1912, Chicago: Patrick W. Cullinan
   1916, Chicago: Thaddeus C. Sweet
   1920, Chicago: Patrick W. Cullinan
   1924, Cleveland: Thaddeus C. Sweet
   1928, Kansas City: John S. Parsons
   1932, Chicago: Francis D. Culkin
   1936, Cleveland: Frank C. Ash
   1940, Philadelphia: Francis D. Culkin
   1944, Chicago: Hadwen C. Fuller
   1948, Philadelphia: James M. Bartlett — Hadwen C. Fuller
   1952, Chicago: Frank C. Ash — Hollis A. Wilson
   1956, San Francisco: Hollis A. Wilson
   1960, Chicago: J. Gregory Merriam
   1964, San Francisco: J. Gregory Merriam
   1968, Miami Beach: H. Douglas Barclay
   1972, Miami Beach: Everett Backus
   2008, St. Paul: George J. Williams
 
Whig National Conventions:
   1839, Harrisburg: Andrew Z. McCarty
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