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Customary Duties  

 City Charter Definition of Mayor's Role

City Charter definition of mayor's role, Article VII § 7.1.

 

 Mayors

Name (Party) *

Assumed Office

Left Office

Born

Died

Jacob Frey (DFL)

1/2/2018

 

7/23/1981

 

Betsy Hodges (DFL)

1/2/2014

12/31/2017

9/7/1969

 

R.T. Rybak (DFL)

1/1/2002

12/31/2013

11/12/1955

 

Sharon Sayles Belton (DFL)

1/1/1994

12/31/2001

5/13/1951

 

Donald M. Fraser (DFL)

1/1/1980

12/31/1993

2/20/1924

 

Albert J. Hofstede (DFL)

1/1/1978

12/31/1979

9/25/1940

9/3/2016

Charles Stenvig (IND)

1/1/1976

12/31/1977

1/16/1928

2/22/2010

Albert J. Hofstede (DFL)

1/1/1974

12/31/1975

9/25/1940

9/3/2016

Richard M. Erdall (R)

12/31/1973

12/31/1973

1/13/1933

 

Charles Stenvig (IND)

7/7/1969

12/31/1973

1/16/1928

2/22/2010

Arthur Naftalin (DFL)

7/3/1961

7/6/1969

6/28/1917

5/16/2005

P. Kenneth Peterson (R)

7/8/1957

7/2/1961

4/13/1915

12/31/1993

Eric G. Hoyer (DFL)

12/1/1948

7/7/1957

3/03/1898

3/17/1990

Hubert H. Humphrey (DFL)

7/2/1945

11/30/1948

5/29/1911

1/13/1978

Marvin L. Kline (R)

7/7/1941

7/1/1945

8/9/1903

4/9/1974

George E. Leach (R)

7/5/1937

7/6/1941

7/14/1876

7/17/1955

Thomas e. Latimer (FL)

7/8/1935

7/4/1937

4/6/1879

11/6/1937

A. G. Bainbridge (R)

7/3/1933

7/7/1935

9/4/1885

3/14/1936

William A. Anderson (FL)

7/6/1931

7/2/1933

10/16/1873

12/12/1954

William F. Kunze (R)

7/8/1929

7/5/1931

6/1/1872

2/14/1962

George E. Leach (R)

7/4/1921

7/7/1929

7/14/1876

7/17/1955

J. E. Meyers (LOY)

1/6/1919

1/3/1921

12/22/1862

6/11/1944

Thomas Van Lear (PO)

1/1/1917

1/6/1919

4/26/1864

3/4/1931

Wallace G. Nye (R)

1/6/1913

1/1/1917

10/17/1859

3/4/1926

J. C. Haynes (D)

1/7/1907

1/6/1913

9/22/1848

4/15/1913

David P. Jones (R)

1/2/1905

1/7/1907

7/6/1860

8/3/1927

J. C. Haynes (D)

1/5/1903

1/2/1905

9/22/1848

4/15/1913

David P. Jones (R)

8/27/1902

1/5/1903

7/6/1860

8/3/1927

A. A. Ames (R)

1/7/1901

8/27/1902

1/18/1842

11/16/1911

James Gray (D)

1/2/1899

1/7/1901

2/18/1862

9/8/1916

Robert Pratt (R)

1/7/1895

1/2/1899

12/12/1845

8/8/1908

William H. Eustis (R)

1/2/1983

1/7/1895

7/17/1845

11/29/1928

Phillip B. Winston (D)

1/5/1891

1/2/1893

8/12/1845

7/1/1901

E. C. Babb (R)

1/7/1889

1/5/1891

2/1/1834

3/9/1899

A. A. Ames (D)

4/13/1886

1/7/1889

1/18/1842

11/16/1911

George A. Pillsbury (R)

4/8/1884

4/13/1886

8/29/1816

7/17/1898

A. A. Ames (D)

4/11/1882

4/8/1884

1/18/1842

11/16/1911

A. C. Rand (R)

4/9/1878

4/11/1882

12/31/1832

7/12/1885

John De Laittre (R)

4/10/1877

4/9/1878

3/5/1832

9/19/1921

A. A. Ames (D)

4/11/1876

4/10/1877

1/18/1842

11/16/1911

Orlando C. Merriman (D)

4/13/1875

4/11/1876

7/27/1827

8/2/1906

Eugene M. Wilson (D)

4/14/1874

4/13/1875

12/25/1833

4/10/1890

George A. Brackett (R)

4/8/1873

4/14/1874

9/16/1836

5/17/1921

Eugene M. Wilson (D)

4/9/1872

4/8/1873

2/25/1833

4/10/1890

Eli B. Ames (D)

4/12/1870

4/9/1872

8/3/1820

6/26/1897

Dorilus Morrison (R)

4/13/1869

4/12/1870

12/27/1814

2/12/1897

Hugh G. Harrison (R)

4/14/1868

4/13/1869

4/22/1822

8/12/1891

Dorilus Morrison (R)

2/26/1867

4/14/1868

12/27/1814

2/12/1897

Political Abbreviations

Abbreviation

Party Name

D

Democratic

DFL

Democratic Farmer Labor

FL

Farmer Labor

IND

Independent

LOY

Loyalist

PO

Populist

R

Republican

 

Last updated May 13, 2019

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