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John Oge Lynch fitz Stephen

Lynch was elected Mayor in August 1552 and sworn into office in September. He passed into town law a statute ordering that no person could approach any child or apprentice with a contract of work without first approaching the childs father or gua ...

Martin Lynch (mayor)

Martin Lynch, Mayor of Galway 1537-38. Lynch was mayor when Galway was visited by Lord Deputy of Ireland, Leonard grey, on 11 July 1538. It was the first visit of the Vice kings in the city, and marked the beginning of closer relations between th ...

Stephen Lynch fitz Dominick Dubh

Stephen Lynch was the 23rd Mayor of Galway, serving from 1507 to 1510. Lynch was the son of Dominic oak Lynch, Galways second mayor, and the nephew of Peirce Lynch, first mayor. It was his wife, Margaret Athy, who founded the Augustinian monaster ...

Stephen Lynch fitz James

Stephen Lynch fitz James, Mayor of Galway, fl. 1499–1524. Lynch, believed to have been son of James Lynch Fitz Stephen, mayor 1493-94. He and Peter French city bailiffs 1499-1500 mayor James Lynch Fitz Martin. Stephen served three terms as mayor: ...

William Morris (Irish mayor)

William Morris was Mayor of Galway, 1527-28. Morris was the first of two family members to serve as mayors of Galway. A law passed during his tenure was forbidden to play games such as hurling and handball, archery and football recommended to the ...

James Skerrett

James Skerrett, fl. 1513-1532, Mayor of Galway. Stretto was a descendant of Richard Huskard, and seem to have served two consecutive terms. He served the Corporation as a bailiff in 1513. Among the statues passed before he was mayor, there was on ...

Mayor of Barnstaple

The Mayor of Barnstaple together with the Corporation long governed the historic Borough of Barnstaple, in North Devon, England. The seat of government was the Barnstaple Guildhall. The mayor served a term of one year and was elected annually on ...

List of mayors of Bolton

This is a list of the Mayors of Bolton in the north west of England. The office of mayor is a ceremonial, non-political post. As the boroughs First Citizen, the mayor serves as the civic representative at a wide range of functions and events thro ...

List of mayors of Canterbury

Canterbury was granted a City Charter in 1448 which gave it the right to have a mayor and a sheriff. The citys web site records that King Henry VI decreed that the city should be "of one mayor and one people, totally corporate forever." The first ...

List of mayors of Carlisle

The role of Mayor of Carlisle dates from 1231. Originally the mayor was elected by the Freemen of the borough but since 1835 has been chosen by elected councillors. The following mayors Carlisle, Cumbria, England: 1883: Francis Peter Dixon. 1545: ...

List of mayors of Chester

The position of Lord Mayor of Chester was created on 10 March 1992 when the dignity was conferred on the city of Chester, England by Letters Patent as part of celebrations of 40th anniversary of the accession of Queen Elizabeth II. Prior to that ...

List of mayors of Colchester

The Mayor of Colchester sits as non-political chairman of Colchester Borough Council and serves as the civic representative of the borough. The mayoralty is customarily awarded to the most senior councillor of one of the political groups

List of mayors of Coventry

The title Lord Mayor of Coventry was created on 3 June 1953 when the dignity was conferred on the city of Coventry, England by Letters Patent as part of the Coronation celebrations of Queen Elizabeth II. Prior to that Coventry had a Mayor since i ...

List of mayors of Devizes

1410 Simon Skinner. (1410 Саймон Скиннер) 1379–81 Richard Cardmaker. (1379-81 Ричард Cardmaker) 1377–79 William Spicer. (1377-79 Уильям Спайсер) 1391–92 Richard Cardmaker. (1391-92 Ричард Cardmaker) 1376–77 Richard Cardmaker. (1376-77 Ричард Card ...

Mayor of Dudley

The Mayor of Dudley is an office held by a councillor of the Metropolitan Borough of Dudley. The post is partly ceremonial although the mayor does also preside over full meetings of the council and has the duty of holding decision makers to accou ...

Mayor of High Wycombe

The High Wycombe Mayoralty is the only one of its kind in the whole of the world, whereby its Mayor and all his officers get weighed every year. The mayor of high Wycombe, a town in Buckinghamshire, England, is selected each year at the annual me ...

List of mayors of Honiton

The following were Mayors of Honiton, Devon, England: 1929–33: Frederick Courtenay, 16th Earl of Devon. 2008–09: Chris Tratt. (2008-09: Крис Tratt) 1866: J. Murch, Esq. 1945–47: Juanita Maxwell Phillips 2 years. 1902–03: Dr. James Campbell Macaul ...

List of lord mayors of Leicester

The position of Lord Mayor of Leicester is a mainly ceremonial post, being the title of the chairman of the Leicester City Council, elected annually by the members of the council. The role of Lord mayor is largely similar to that held by the spea ...

List of mayors of Lincoln, England

The Mayor of Lincoln is regarded as the first citizen of the city of Lincoln, England and has precedence in all places within the City, subject to the Royal prerogative. The mayor, during his / her term of office, remains impartial and is unable ...

List of mayors of Newcastle-under-Lyme

The following have been mayors of Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, England: 1697–98 Rowland Cotton, MP for Newcastle-under-Lyme, 1699, 1708, 1710. 1372-3, 1379–81, 1382-4, 1385-6, 1387-8, 1395-6, 1399-1400 William Thickness. 1904-05 Richard B ...

List of mayors of Northampton

1574-75: Edward Manley. (1574-75: Эдвард Мэнли) 1527: Thomas Chipsey. (1527: Томас Chipsey) 1550: Ralph Freeman MP for Northampton, 1554. 1416-17: John Loudham. (1416-17: Джон Loudham) 1559-60: Edward Manley MP for Northampton, 1558. 1430-31: Wil ...

List of mayors of Penzance

The office of Mayor of Penzance was established under the Penzance Charter of incorporation of 1614 granted by James I. This charter allowed for the appointment of 12 assistants and eight aldermen to govern the town one of whom who would be chose ...

List of mayors of Plymouth

This is a list of some notable Mayors and all the later Lord Mayors of the city of Plymouth in the United Kingdom. Plymouth annually elect a mayor in 1439. The city was awarded the dignity of Lord mayor by letters patent dated 6 may 1935. The dig ...

List of mayors of Preston

The following were mayors of Preston, Lancashire, England: 1532-33: James Walton. (1532-33: Джеймс Уолтон) 1868-69: John James Myres, founder of Myres and Newton. 1533-34: James Walton. (1533-34: Джеймс Уолтон) 1964-65: Joseph Lund. (1964-65: Джо ...

List of civic mayors of Salford

The civic mayor of Salford is the ceremonial leader of the City of Salford. The civic mayor is appointed annually from the members of Salford City Council and serves for one municipal year.

Mayor of Salford

The Mayor of Salford is a directly elected post created in 2012 for the City of Salford in Greater Manchester. The position is different from the long-existing and largely ceremonial, annually appointed civic mayor of Salford.

List of mayors of Shrewsbury

This a list of notable Mayors of Shrewsbury, the county town of the county of Shropshire, England, since the first recorded mayoralty in 1638. Prior to 1638 the leading citizens of the borough were the two Bailiffs. From 1974 to 2009 the position ...

List of mayors of Slough

This list of Mayors of Slough starts with the first elected Mayor, who was also the Charter Mayor named in the first Royal Charter when Slough became a Municipal Borough in 1938. Slough is a town in the South East England region of the United Kin ...

Mayor of South Molton

The Mayor of South Molton in Devon is an ancient historical office which survives at the present time. In the Middle Ages the town of South Molton was incorporated by royal charter into a borough governed by a Mayor and Corporation. This enabled ...

List of mayors of Tiverton

The ancient borough of Tiverton in Devon, England, is governed by a Mayor and Councillors. The historic seat of government was Tiverton town hall, which was demolished to make room for survivors of Tiverton town Hall, built in 1864 Samuel Garth, ...

Mayor of Watford

The Mayor of Watford is the head of the borough council of Watford, Hertfordshire, England. The holder of the position is a directly-elected mayor using the supplementary vote every four years. The current Mayor of Watford is Peter Taylor, who wa ...

List of mayors of Wells

Mayor of Wells, Somerset, England: 1819 - 1820 Henry Brookes. 1994 - 1995 John Howett. 1756 - 1757 Thomas Miller. 1784 - 1785 Clement Tudway. 1763 - 1764 Clement Tudway. 1753 - 1754 John Sutton. 1923 - 1924 Edwin Crease. 1817 - 1818 Francis Besly ...

Mayor of Wigan

The Mayor of the Metropolitan Borough of Wigan is the first citizen, Chairperson of the Wigan Council and elected representative of the Wigan Borough and the Council. Traditionally, if occupying a gentleman, the mayors wife will take the title of ...

List of mayors of Winchester

The Office of Mayor of Winchester is the second oldest mayoralty in England, dating back to the period when Winchester was the capital of Wessex and England. The Mayor of Winchester thus stands second only to the Lord Mayor of the City of London ...

Mayor of Wirral

The Mayor of Wirral is a ceremonial post elected annually, along with a deputy, by Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council. The role of the mayor includes presiding at meetings of the Board representing the district on civil features, and support for ...

List of mayors of Worcester

The Mayor of Worcester is the civic head of Worcester City Council. Every one of the town councillors elected as mayor for the year. The other elected Vice-mayor. The mayor chairs Council meetings and represents the city at official events, welco ...

Mayor of Bedford

The Mayor of Bedford is a directly elected mayor responsible for the executive function, and ceremonial duty of Bedford Borough Council in Bedfordshire. The incumbent is Dave Hodgson of the Liberal Democrats.

Mayor of Copeland

The Mayor of Copeland is a directly elected mayoralty, first elected on 7 May 2015, taking on the executive function of Copeland Borough Council in Cumbria, England. The current mayor is Mike Starkie, an independent.

Mayor of Mansfield

The Mayor of Mansfield is the executive mayor of the district of Mansfield in Nottinghamshire, England. A new appointment was created following moves made by a Mansfield-based businessman to change the governance of Mansfield after a public refer ...

Mayor of Middlesbrough

The Mayor of Middlesbrough is the executive mayor of the borough of Middlesbrough in North Yorkshire, England. The incumbent since 2019 is Andy Preston.

Mayor of North Tyneside

The Mayor of North Tyneside is the executive mayor of the borough of North Tyneside in Tyne and Wear, England. The incumbent since 2013 is Norma Redfearn. A Mayoral Referendum was held on 5 May 2016 to determine if residents wished to retain the ...

Mayor of Torbay

The Mayor of Torbay was an executive mayor of the borough of Torbay in Devon, England. The post was abolished in 2019, after a referendum held in May 2016. The last holder of the post was Gordon Oliver.

Mayor of Hartlepool

The Mayor of Hartlepool was the executive mayor of Hartlepool Borough Council in County Durham, England. Established in 2002 and abolished in 2013, all three terms of office were served by Stuart Drummond. The office was created in 2002 after a r ...

List of Mayors of Chichester

The following have been mayors of Chichester, Sussex: Leslie Evershed-Martin 1955–57 Founder of Chichester Festival Theatre. William Hore 1422-23, 1427–29, 1432–33, 1436–37, 1439–40, 1444–45, 1446-48. MP for Chichester, 1420 and 1431. John Digons ...

Mayor of Dorchester

The following have been elected mayors of Dorchester, Dorset, England: 1636–37: John Hill, MP for Dorchester, 1628. 1644–45: John Bushrode, MP for Dorchester, 1659. 1645–46: John Whiteway, MP for Dorchester, 1654, 1656, 1660. 1680–81: Nicholas Go ...

Mayor of Wycombe

The following were mayors of Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England: William atte Dene 1365-6 and 1370-1. Alderman W. Birch: 1902. Nicholas Sperlyng: 1388-90 and 1397-8. John Sandwell: 1346-9. (Джон Сандуэлле: 1346-9) William Clerk: 1419-20. (Уильям К ...

Mayor of Stoke-on-Trent

The Mayor of Stoke-on-Trent was an executive mayoralty that existed from 2002 to 2009, when the executive of Stoke-on-Trent City Council was a directly elected mayor. The authority was unique in being the only authority in England with an elected ...

List of mayors of Cotati, California

This is a list of mayors of Cotati, California. In the city of Cotati was the mayor almost continuously since its registration on 16 July 1963. Every year, on the Cotati city Council selects one of its members to serve as mayor. Mayors, usually f ...

List of mayors of Milpitas, California

Date commenced - Name - Method of election 12 / 3 / 2002 Jose "Joe" Esteves, Elected to Office. 4 / 8 / 1980 Peter Primo McHugh, Re-Elected. 11 / 8 / 1994 Peter Primo McHugh, Re-Elected. 3 / 12 / 1974 Joseph W. House, Council Action. 12 / 13 / 20 ...

List of mayors of Newport Beach, California

Steven Rosansky 2006–2007. (Стивен Rosansky 2006-2007) Dennis D. O’Neil 1998–1999. Albert Hermes* 1912–1914. (Альберт Гермес* 1912-1914) Diane Brooks Dixon 2018-2019. Keith Curry 2009–2010. (Кит Карри 2009-2010) Steven Bromberg 2002–2003. (Стивен ...