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Mayors and Postmasters of Mechanicville, New York

Mayors of Mechanicville, 1916-66 (may be incomplete!)
Homer Eckerson as of 1916 John W. Burke as of 1920-21 George O. Slingerland as of 1925-27 W. D. Tweedy as of 1928-29 Thomas J. Finigan as of 1930-35 Anson B. Collins as of 1938-39 Homer Eckerson 1940-44 Hawley B. Harvey as of 1947-49 Thomas E. Ryan as of 1950-53 James G. Heffernan 1955-56 Thomas D. Nolan 1956-59 John H. Connors as of 1966

Events and Candidates (may be incomplete!)

  • 1925 Nov 3: George O. Slingerland, elected.
  • 1927 Nov 8: W. D. Tweedy, elected.
  • 1929 Nov 5: Thomas J. Finigan, elected.
  • 1933 Nov 7: Thomas J. Finigan, elected.
  • 1937 Nov 2: Anson B. Collins, elected.
  • 1939 Nov 7: Homer Eckerson, elected.
  • 1943 Nov 2: Homer Eckerson, elected.
  • 1949 Nov 8: Thomas E. Ryan, elected.
  • 1956: James G. Heffernan, resigned.
  • 1956 May 24: Thomas D. Nolan, appointed.

    Postmasters at Mechanicville, 1836-1947 (may be incomplete!)
    Cramer Vernam as of 1836 T. L. Mead as of 1887 Norman W. Kelso as of 1897 George B. Tripp as of 1901 William G. Davry as of 1915-16 William H. Hickey as of 1917-21 Horton Davry as of 1928 Ella M. Hickey as of 1937-43 Cornelius F. Green as of 1947

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