Mayors of St Albans

1835 - 1919

 

St Albans

  NOTE :– An election was held every year. The year given is the year elected, and as the elections were held in November, the Mayors were in office for most of the following year. This means that John Thomas Lipscomb was Mayor of St Albans in 1836.

Aldermen 1835-1913         All Councillors (word document)

Year of Election

Mayor

Source

1835

John Thomas

Lipscomb

A

1836

Stephen

Smith

A

1837

Francis

Kingston

A

1838

John

Coales

A

1839

Francis Joseph

Osbaldeston

A

1840

John Horner

Rumball

A

1841

Richard Grove

Lowe

A

1842

Thomas

Kinder

A

1843

William

Langley

A

1844

John

Mason

A

1845

Richard

Kentish

A

1846

John Horner

Rumball

A

1847

Frederick

Wheeler

A

1848

John Brasbridge

Nash

A

1849

Joseph

Russell

A

1850

Francis Robert

Silvester

A

1851

William

Bennett

A

1852

Philip Inglis

Page

A

1853

Thomas Dixon

Bowman

A

1854

Edward

Langridge

A

1855

Thomas

Richardson

A

1856

John

Lewis

A

1857

George

Debenham

A

1858

George

Debenham

A

1859

Thomas

Kind Kinderer

A

1860

William Balcombe

Simpson

A

1861

William Balcombe

Simpson

A

1862

William Balcombe

Simpson

A

1863

Henry

Parsons

A

1864

Thomas Weedon

Kent

A

1865

John

Gulston

A

1866

Benjamin

Amsden

A

1867

Francis

Syrett

A

1868

William

Bradley

A

1869

Henry Gilham

Martin

A

1870

John Thomas Nicholson

Lipscomb

A

1871

Edward Sutton

Wiles

A

1872

Charles

Woollam

A

1873

Francis Joseph

Searancke

A

1874

Sidney Longhurst

Harding

A

1875

George

Slade

A

1876

William Cannon

Smith

A

1877

Dr Richard Henry

Prior

A

1878

James

Fisk

A

1879

John

Chapple

A

1880

Edward Sutton

Wiles

A

1881

Edward Sutton

Wiles

A

1882

Samuel Monckton

White

A

1883

James

Fisk

A

1884

Samuel Monckton

White

A

1885

Christopher

Miskin

A

1886

Henry Partridge

Smith

A

1887

William

Hurlock

A

1888

Richard

Gibbs

A

1889

Henry Joseph

Toulmin

A

1890

William George

Bennett

B

1891

William

Hitchcock

B

1892

James

Fisk

B

1893

Albert

Rowden

B

1894

Henry

Gibson

B

1895

Henry Joseph

Toulmin

B

1896

Andrew

Symington

B

1897

Thomas

Oakley

B

1898

William Samuel

Green

B

1899

Henry Joseph

Toulmin

B

1900

Henry Joseph

Toulmin

B

1901

Arthur Edward

Ekins

P

1902

Matthias Thomas

Hodding

K

1903

Edwin

Lee

H

1904

Horace

Slade

H

1905

Samuel

Ryder

K

1906

Henry John

Worssam

K

1907

William Samuel

Green

H

1908

Arthur

Faulkner

K

1909

Eustace Henry

Lipscomb

H

1910

Arthur

Faulkner

H

1911

E

Dunham

H

1912

William

Fisk

H

1913

Horace

Slade

H

1914

Bertie Charles

Edwards

H

1915

James

Flint

H

1916

James

Flint

H

1917

James

Flint

H

1918

Arthur

Faulkner

H

1919

William Samuel

Green

H

Sources:

A   A.E. Gibbs, The Corporation Records of St Albans
B   The St Albans Almanack for 1901
H   Herts Almanack examined volumes dated 1904-1920
K   Kelly’s Directory for St Albans after 1901 (not all years available so changes due to death, etc, may be incorrect)
P   News items in Herts Advertiser

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