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Past Mayors

Mayors of Richmond 1668 to Present Day

1600s

1668 - 1669

  • 1668 William Wetwange
  • 1669 John Kaye

1670 - 1679

  • 1670 John Bartlett snr.
  • 1671 Richard Dawson
  • 1672 Henry Cowlinge
  • 1673 Henry Bartlett
  • 1674 John Bartlett jnr.
  • 1675 William Cowart
  • 1676 Henry Davile
  • 1677 George Kaye
  • 1678 Henry Smith
  • 1679 Francis Allen

1680 - 1689

  • 1680 Thomas Cowlinge
  • 1681 John Wilson
  • 1682 Peter Marshall
  • 1683 William Kay
  • 1684 John Metcalfe
  • 1685 Simon Hutchinson
  • 1686 Edward Wyvill jnr.
  • 1687 Francis Blackburne
  • 1688 John Smith
  • 1689 Robert Nicholls

1690 - 1699

  • 1690 Arthur Cowlinge
  • 1691 James Close
  • 1692 George Pinckney
  • 1693 John Smith
  • 1694 John Hammond
  • 1695 William Cowlinge
  • 1696 Christopher Alderson
  • 1697 Thomas Dickonson
  • 1698 Methusalem Snowdon
  • 1699 Ralph Brockell

1700s

1700 - 1709

  • 1700 Henry Nicholls
  • 1701 Richard Sudell
  • 1702 George Cowling
  • 1703 George Allen
  • 1704 Anthony Close
  • 1705 Matthew Hutchinson
  • 1706 Francis Blackburne
  • 1707 James Close
  • 1708 John Hammond
  • 1709 William Cowling

1710 - 1719

  • 1710 Thomas Dickonson
  • 1711 Methusalem Snowdon
  • 1712 Richard Sudell
  • 1713 Henry Nicholls
  • 1714 George Allen
  • 1715 Anthony Close
  • 1716 John Close
  • 1717 William Davile
  • 1718 Thomas Metcalfe
  • 1719 Ralph Brockell

1720 - 1729

  • 1720 Henry Lanchester
  • 1721 George Kay
  • 1722 Caleb Readshaw
  • 1723 James Close
  • 1724 Samuel Sutton
  • 1725 Edward Hodgson
  • 1726 Methusalem Snowdon
  • 1727 William Davile
  • 1728 Anthony Close & James Close
  • 1729 Henry Lanchester

1730 - 1739

  • 1730 George Kay
  • 1731 James Close
  • 1732 Samuel Sutton
  • 1733 Edward Hodgson
  • 1734 Henry Cowling
  • 1735 John Brockell
  • 1736 John Elsworth
  • 1737 Robert Wilson
  • 1738 Thomas Brass
  • 1739 Thomas Cowling

1740 - 1749

  • 1740 Joseph Coates
  • 1741 Matthew Hutchinson
  • 1742 Caleb Readshaw
  • 1743 Edward Fisher
  • 1744 John Robinson
  • 1745 Henry Lanchester & John Brockell
  • 1746 James Close
  • 1747 Henry Cowling
  • 1748 John Elsworth snr.
  • 1749 Robert Wilson

1750 - 1759

  • 1750 Caleb Readshaw
  • 1751 Thomas Brass
  • 1752 Edward Fisher
  • 1753 John Robinson
  • 1754 Cuthbert Readshaw
  • 1755 Cuthbert Cowling
  • 1756 Thomas Simpson
  • 1757 Christopher Wayne
  • 1758 Henry Lanchester
  • 1759 Christopher Dighton

1760 - 1769

  • 1760 William Brockell
  • 1761 Edmund Lonsdale
  • 1762 Fowler Hickes
  • 1763 Thomas Cowling
  • 1764 Solomon Wycliffe
  • 1765 Thomas Cornforth
  • 1766 Caleb Readshaw
  • 1767 John Robinson
  • 1768 Cuthbert Readshaw
  • 1769 Thomas Simpson

1770 - 1779

  • 1770 Henry Lanchester
  • 1771 Christopher Wayne
  • 1772 William Brockell
  • 1773 Edmund Lonsdale
  • 1774 Fowler Hickes
  • 1775 Solomon Wycliffe
  • 1776 Thomas Cornforth
  • 1777 Caleb Readshaw
  • 1778 Henry Trigg
  • 1779 Henry Blegborough

1780 - 1789

  • 1780 Thomas I’anson
  • 1781 Tristram Hogg
  • 1782 Christopher Wayne
  • 1783 Edmund Lonsdale
  • 1784 Fowler Hickes
  • 1785 Solomon Wycliffe
  • 1786 Thomas Cornforth
  • 1787 John Robinson
  • 1788 Henry Blegborough
  • 1789 Tristram Hogg

1790 - 1799

  • 1790 Francis Winn
  • 1791 Thomas Simpson
  • 1792 William Thompson
  • 1793 George Kay
  • 1794 James Hutchinson
  • 1795 George Thompson Watkin
  • 1796 James Wensley
  • 1797 Seymour Hodgson
  • 1798 Philip Macfarlane
  • 1799 John Smurthwaite

1800s

1800 - 1809

  • 1800 Solomon Wycliffe
  • 1801 Henry Blegborough
  • 1802 Tristram Hogg
  • 1803 Francis Winn
  • 1804 William Thompson
  • 1805 Thomas Simpson
  • 1806 James Hutchinson
  • 1807 George Kay
  • 1808 Philip Macfarlane
  • 1809 John Smurthwaite

1810 - 1819

  • 1810 John Thompson
  • 1811 John Foss
  • 1812 William Close
  • 1813 George Gill
  • 1814 William Stanley Goodburne
  • 1815 George Smith
  • 1816 Michael Brunton
  • 1817 William Thompson snr.
  • 1818 William Terry
  • 1819 William Thompson snr.

1820 - 1829

  • 1820 George Kay
  • 1821 Philip Macfarlane
  • 1822 John Foss
  • 1823 W.S.Goodburne
  • 1824 William Terry
  • 1825 William Close
  • 1826 George Gill
  • 1827 George Smith
  • 1828 Michael Brunton
  • 1829 William Thompson

1830 - 1839

  • 1830 Thomas Simpson
  • 1831 Thomas Bradley
  • 1832 George Smurthwaite
  • 1833 Robert Gill
  • 1834 John Metcalfe
  • 1835 William Carter
  • 1836 George Croft
  • 1837 Christopher Croft
  • 1838 Leonard Cooke
  • 1839 George Croft

1840 - 1849

  • 1840 Richard Atkinson
  • 1841 Christopher Croft
  • 1842 Henry Cooke
  • 1843 Peter Constable Maxwell
  • 1844 Christopher Croft
  • 1845 John Bowe
  • 1846 James C. Thairtwell
  • 1847 Leonard Cooke
  • 1848 Isaac Fisher
  • 1849 Robert Robson

1850 - 1859

  • 1850 Leonard Cooke
  • 1851 Christopher Croft
  • 1852 John Bowe
  • 1853 Leonard Cooke
  • 1854 Leonard Cooke
  • 1855 Roper Stote Donnison Rowe Roper
  • 1856 Robert Robson
  • 1857 James Robinson
  • 1858 Leonard Cooke
  • 1859 William Robinson

1860 - 1869

  • 1860 George Smurthwaite jnr.
  • 1861 George Smurthwaite jnr.
  • 1862 Christopher Croft
  • 1863 Alexander Young
  • 1864 Henry Pearson Bruno
  • 1865 Leonard Cooke
  • 1866 James Robinson
  • 1867 John Godfrey Croft
  • 1868 George Smurthwaite jnr.
  • 1869 Edward Mason

1870 - 1879

  • 1870 Thomas Thompson
  • 1871 Thomas Thompson
  • 1872 Thomas Thompson
  • 1873 Christopher Other jnr.
  • 1874 James Robinson
  • 1875 Godfrey Croft
  • 1876 John Godfrey Croft
  • 1877 James Robinson
  • 1878 Thomas Shaw
  • 1879 Thomas Shaw

1880 - 1889

  • 1880 Thomas Shaw
  • 1881 George Roper
  • 1882 George Roper
  • 1883 George Roper
  • 1884 Gerald Walker
  • 1885 Gerald Walker
  • 1886 Gerald Walker
  • 1887 Gerald Walker
  • 1888 Alfred T. Rogers
  • 1889 Alfred T Rogers

1890 - 1899

1890 George Roper

1891 William Hauxwell

1892 W, Ness Walker

  • 1893 Gerald Walker
  • 1894 James Robinson
  • 1895 James Robinson
  • 1896 Marquis of Zetland C.A.
  • 1897 Marquis of Zetland C.A.
  • 1898 Sidney Robinson
  • 1899 William Brittain

1900s

1900 - 1909

  • 1900 Henry William Walton
  • 1901 Gerald Walker
  • 1902 Gerald Walker
  • 1903 Henry Cleveland
  • 1904 George Edwards Nash
  • 1905 George Edwards Nash
  • 1906 George Edwards Nash
  • 1907 Stephen Wilson Close
  • 1908 Stephen Wilson Close
  • 1909 Bartholomew Russell

1910 - 1919

  • 1910 Bartholomew Russell
  • 1911 Andrew Currie
  • 1912 F.R.Whitton
  • 1913 John Ringrose
  • 1914 W.Walton
  • 1915 W.Walton
  • 1916 W.Walton
  • 1917 W.Walton
  • 1918 George R. Wade
  • 1919 George R. Wade

1920 - 1929

  • 1920 Frederick J Hodgson
  • 1921 Frederick J Hodgson
  • 1922 Capt. Thomas H. Singleton
  • 1923 Albert Morton
  • 1924 George Roper
  • 1925 George Roper
  • 1926 George Roper
  • 1927 James C. Eyles
  • 1928 George R. Wade
  • 1929 George R. Wade

1930 - 1939

  • 1930 Albert Morton
  • 1931 Fred Dinsdale
  • 1932 Mrs. Mary J. Hodgson
  • 1933 Mrs. Mary J. Hodgson
  • 1934 Mrs. Mary J. Hodgson
  • 1935 Ruth G. Roper
  • 1936 Ruth G. Roper
  • 1937 Ruth G. Roper
  • 1938 James F. Davidson
  • 1939 William Robinson

1940 - 1949

  • 1940 William Robinson
  • 1941 William Robinson
  • 1942 William Robinson
  • 1943 William Robinson
  • 1944 William Robinson
  • 1945 William Robinson
  • 1946 Robert B. Kirtley
  • 1947 Stephen A. Brand
  • 1948 Stephen A. Brand
  • 1949 Stephen A. Brand

1950 - 1959

  • 1950 John Todd
  • 1951 John Todd
  • 1952 Edwin T. Moore
  • 1953 Frank Dickinson
  • 1954 Ruth G. Roper
  • 1955 Fred Woodall
  • 1956 James B. Hood
  • 1957 John A. Pattern
  • 1958 Arthur Dunkley
  • 1959 Arthur Dunkley

1960 - 1969

  • 1960 Arthur Dunkley
  • 1961 Reginald W. Atkinson
  • 1962 Fred Woodall
  • 1963 Richard W. Waldie
  • 1964 Richard W. Waldie
  • 1965 Miss Phyllis R. Batson
  • 1966 Mrs. Joyce M. Galvin
  • 1967 Reginald Eaton
  • 1968 Reginald Eaton
  • 1969 Reginald Eaton

1970 - 1979

  • 1970 Reginald W. Atkinson
  • 1971 Mrs. Katherine Carr
  • 1972 Mrs. Katherine Carr
  • 1973 Mrs. Katherine Carr
  • 1974 Eric W. Tyson
  • 1975 Frank Jamson
  • 1976 Frank Faulkner
  • 1977 Ron L. May
  • 1978 Fred Woodall & David H. Waldie
  • 1979 Roy V. Cross

1980 - 1989

  • 1980 J.Derrick Bagley
  • 1981 David H. Waldie
  • 1982 John K. Hendren
  • 1983 Katherine M. Carr
  • 1984 Ella S. Devlin
  • 1985 Ron L. May
  • 1986 Jane Metcalfe
  • 1987 E. Grace Buckle
  • 1988 John K. Hendren
  • 1989 Hillary K.L. Ibbotson

1990 - 1999

  • 1990 Roy V. Cross
  • 1991 Ella S. Devlin
  • 1992 J. Blenkiron
  • 1993 Angela T. Harris
  • 1994 Pamela P. Cross
  • 1995 Katherine M. Carr
  • 1996 Clive R. World
  • 1997 Roy V. Cross
  • 1998 Jane Metcalfe
  • 1999 C. Anne Frizell

2000s

2000 - 2009

  • 2000 John P.R. Harris
  • 2001 Tom G. Burrows
  • 2002 Stuart Parsons
  • 2003 Stuart Parsons
  • 2004 Russell Lord
  • 2005 Stuart Parsons
  • 2006 Linda Curran
  • 2007 John Robinson
  • 2008 Judith Steggles
  • 2009 David Gillson

2010 -Present

  • 2010 Barry Heap
  • 2011 Oliver Blease
  • 2012 Stuart Parsons
  • 2013 Robert White
  • 2014 Clive R. World
  • 2015 Clive R. World
  • 2016 Russell F. Lord
  • 2017 Stuart Parsons
  • 2018 Jonathan Preece
  • 2019 Jonathan Preece
  • 2020 Lorraine Hodgson