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Delaware Democratic Party offices

Index of Politicians by Party Office Held

State Party Officers:

Delaware Delegates to Democratic National Conventions: very incomplete!

Delaware Democratic Party County Chairs: very incomplete!

Kent - New Castle - Sussex

Democratic state chairs, 1892-2008 (Incomplete!)

L. Irving Handy 1892-96 Willard Saulsbury, Jr. as of 1900-06 Thomas F. Bayard as of 1906-16 Henry R. Isaacs as of 1920 Harry T. Graham as of 1925 James M. Tunnell as of 1929-30 John Biggs, Jr. as of 1930-36 Josiah Marvel, Jr. 1937-42 John C. Hazzard as of 1945 Elbert N. Carvel 1946-47 Harris B. McDowell, Jr. as of 1949 Elbert N. Carvel as of 1955 Garrett E. Lyons 1958-60 Gary E. Hindes 1996-97 Richard Bayard 1997 John Daniello as of 2008

Democratic state vice-chairs, 2008 (Incomplete!)

Harriet N. Smith Windsor as of 2008

Members of Democratic National Committee, 1876-2008 (Incomplete!)

Charles Beasten as of 1876 H. Hickman as of 1880 John H. Rodney as of 1888 Willard Saulsbury, Jr. 1908-20 Leah Evans as of 1920 Josiah O. Wolcott as of 1920-21 Andrew C. Gray 1921-29 Mrs. John R. Eskridge as of 1929 Marguerite Bodziak as of 1937-40 James M. Tunnell as of 1937-47 E. Ennalls Berl as of 1948 John C. Hazzard as of 1954 Caroline Hughes as of 1954 Belle Everett as of 1963-68 William S. Potter as of 1963-68 Richard Bayard 1988-97 Richard Bayard as of 2004 Leah Betts as of 2004 Bert DiClemente as of 2004 Karen Valentine as of 2004-08 Ruth Ann Minner as of 2008 Rhett Ruggerio as of 2008

Democratic state party secretaries, 1937 (Incomplete!)

Johanna G. Wolfe as of 1937

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