List of mayors of London, Ontario

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This is list of mayors of London, Ontario, Canada. London was incorporated as a town in 1848, and became a city in 1855. Originally, mayors were elected on January 1 for one-year terms.

See also: London City Council

Town of London[edit]

  • Simeon Morrill (1848)
  • Thomas C. Dixon (1849)
  • Simeon Morrill (1850–1851)
  • Edward Adams (1852–1853)
  • Marcus Holmes (1854)

City of London[edit]

  • Murray Anderson (1855)
  • William Barker (1856)
  • Elijah Leonard, Jr. (1857)
  • David Glass (1858)
  • William McBride (1859)
  • James Moffatt (1860)
  • Francis Evans Cornish (1861–1864)
  • David Glass (1865–1866)
  • Frank Smith (1867)
  • William Simpson Smith (1868)
  • John Christie (1869)
  • Simpson Hackett Graydon (1869–1870)
  • James Mitchell Cousins (1871)
  • John Campbell (1872)
  • Andrew McCormick (1873)
  • Benjamin Cronyn, Jr. (1874–1875) (great-grandfather of Hume Cronyn)
  • Duncan Cameron MacDonald (1876)
  • Robert Pritchard (1877)
  • Robert Lewis (1878–1879)
  • John Campbell (1880–1881)
  • Edmund Allan Meredith (1882–1883)
  • Charles Smith Hyman (1884)
  • Henry Becher (1885)
  • Thomas Daniel Hodgens (1886)
  • James Cowan (1887–1888)
  • George Taylor (1889–1891)
  • William Melville Spencer (1892)
  • Emanuel Thomas Essery (1893–1894)
  • John William Little (1895–1897)
  • John Dolway Wilson (1898–1899)
  • Frederick George Rumball (1900–1901)
  • Adam Beck (1902–1904)
  • Clarence Thomas Campbell (1905)
  • Joseph Coulson Judd (1906–1907)
  • Samuel Stevely (1908–1909)
  • John Henry Alfred Beattie (1910–1911)
  • Charles Milton Richardson Graham (1912–1914)
  • Hugh Allan Stevenson (1915)
  • William Moir Gartshore (1916)
  • Hugh Allan Stevenson (1916–1917)
  • Charles Ross Somerville (1918–1919)
  • Edgar Sydney Little (1920–1921)
  • John Cameron Wilson (1921–1922)
  • George Albert Wenige (1923–1925)
  • John Mackenzie Moore (1926–1927)
  • George Albert Wenige (1928)
  • William John Kirkpatrick (1929–1930)
  • Edwy George Hayman (1931–1932)
  • Ferrier Baker Kilbourne (1933)
  • George Albert Wenige (1934–1935)
  • Thomas F. Kingsmill (1936–1938)
  • Joseph Allan Johnston (1939–1940)
  • William J. Heaman (1941–1945)
  • Frederick George McAlister (1946)
  • George Albert Wenige (1947–1948)
  • Ray Ameredith Dennis (1949)
  • George Albert Wenige (1950)
  • Allan Johnson Rush (1951–1955)
  • George Ernest Beedle (1955)
  • Ray Ameredith Dennis (1955–1957)
  • Joseph Allan Johnston (1958–1960)
  • Frank Gordon Stronach (1961–1968)
  • Herbert Joseph McClure (1968–1971)
  • James Frederick Gosnell (1972)
  • Jane Elizabeth Bigelow (1972–1978)
  • Martin Alphonse Gleeson (1979–1985)
  • Thomas Charles Gosnell (1986–1994)
  • Dianne Haskett (1995–2000)
  • Anne Marie DeCicco-Best (2000–2010)
  • Joe Fontana (2010–)

Sources[edit]

  • Office of the Mayor of London, Ontario
  • Frederick H. Armstrong and John H. Lutman, The Forest City: An Illustrated History of London, Canada. Burlington, Ontario: Windsor Publications, 1986.
  • Orlo Miller, London 200: An Illustrated History. London: London Chamber of Commerce, 1992.