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Mayors and Postmasters of Logan, Utah


Mayors of Logan, 1866-2002 (may be incomplete!)
Alvin Crockett 1866-70 William B. Preston 1870-82 Robert S. Campbell 1882-85 James T. Hammond 1885-86 Aaron F. Farr, Jr. 1886-89 James Quayle 1889-90 Isaac Davis Haines 1890-92 James Quayle 1892-93 George W. Thatcher 1894-95 Newel W. Kimball 1896-97 Anthon Anderson 1898-1901 Lorenzo Hansen 1902-03 Edward William Robinson 1904-07 William Edwards 1908-09 John H. Anderson 1910-11 Henry G. Hayball 1912-14 Preston A. Thatcher 1914-17 Roy Bullen 1917-20 William Howell 1920-22 John A. Crockett 1922-26 Andrew G. Lundstrom 1926-40 William Evans, Jr. 1940-46 Curtis L. Miner 1946-50 William W. Owens 1950-58 T. Earl Hunsaker 1958-62 Theral V. Bishop 1962-66 Richard A. Chambers 1966-72 Ted S. Perry 1972-73 Ernest G. Earl 1973-74 Desmond L. Anderson 1974-78 Walter N. Nickel 1978-82 Newel G. Daines 1982-90 Russell F. Fjeldsted 1990-94 Darla D. Clark 1994-98 Douglas E. Thompson 1998-

Events and Candidates (may be incomplete!)

  • 1885 Sep 2: Robert S. Campbell, resigned; James T. Hammond, appointed.
  • 1889 Feb 28: Aaron F. Farr, Jr., resigned.
  • 1889 Mar 1: James Quayle, appointed.
  • 1917 Mar 27: Preston A. Thatcher, resigned.
  • 1917 Apr 5: Roy Bullen, appointed.
  • 1972: Richard A. Chambers, resigned; Ted S. Perry, appointed.
  • 1973: Ted S. Perry, resigned.
  • 1981: Newel G. Daines, elected.
  • 1985 Oct 8: Newel G. Daines, nominated; Max Jones, nominated; Norman O. Walhstrom, defeated in primary; Loye E. Martindale, defeated in primary; Dorothy L. Moran, defeated in primary.
  • 1985 Nov 5: Newel G. Daines, elected; Max Jones, defeated.
  • 1989 Oct 3: Russell F. Fjeldsted, nominated; Claude J. Burtenshaw, nominated; O. Cordell Yeates, defeated in primary; Jim Mortensen, defeated in primary.
  • 1989 Nov 7: Russell F. Fjeldsted, elected; Claude J. Burtenshaw, defeated.


    Postmasters at Logan, 1901 (may be incomplete!)
    Robert Murdock as of 1901

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