List of mayors of Saint Paul, Minnesota

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Mayor of St. Paul
St Paul Mayor, Melvin Carter at Red Bull Crashed Ice, St Paul MN (39768482221) (cropped1).jpg
Incumbent
Melvin Carter

since January 2, 2018
Seat Saint Paul City Hall and Ramsey County Courthouse
Term length 4 years
Formation1850
First holder Thomas R. Potts

This is a list of people who have served as mayor of Saint Paul, Minnesota.

Parties

   Democratic    Democratic–Farmer–Labor    Republican    Farmer–Labor   Independent


#NameTook officeLeft officeParty
1 Thomas R. Potts 18501851Independent
2 Robert Kennedy 18511852Independent
3 Bushrod W. Lott 18521854Democratic
4 David Olmsted 18541855Democratic
5 Alexander Ramsey 18551856Republican [1] [2]
6 George Loomis Becker 18561857Democratic
7 John B. Brisbin 18571858Democratic
8 Norman Wolfred Kittson 18581859Democratic
9 Daniel A. Robertson 18591860Democratic
10 John S. Prince 18601863Democratic
11 John E. Warren 18631864Democratic
12 Jacob H. Stewart 18641865Republican
13 John S. Prince 18651867Democratic
14 George L. Otis 18671868Democratic
15 Jacob H. Stewart 18681869Republican
16 James T. Maxfield 18691870
17 William Lee 18701872Democratic
18 Jacob H. Stewart 18721875Republican
19 James T. Maxfield 18751878
20 William Dawson 18781881
21 Edmund Rice 18811883Democratic
22 Christopher D. O'Brien 18831885Democratic
23 Edmund Rice 18851887Democratic
24 Robert A. Smith 18871892Democratic
25 Frederick P. Wright 18921894Republican
26 Robert A. Smith 18941896Democratic
27 Frank Doran 18961898Republican
28 Andrew Kiefer 18981900Republican
29 Robert A. Smith 19001908
30 Daniel W. Lawler 19081910Democratic
31 Herbert P. Keller 19101914Republican
32 Winn Powers 19141916Democratic
33 Vivian R. Irvin 19161918Republican
34 Laurence C. Hodgson 19181922Democratic
35 Arthur E. Nelson 19221926Republican
36 Laurence C. Hodgson 19261930Democratic
37 Gerhard J. Bundlie 19301932
38 William Mahoney 19321934Farmer-Labor
39 Mark H. Gehan 19341938
40 William H. Fallon 19381940Independent
41 John J. McDonough 19401948Democratic/DFL [3]
42 Edward K. Delaney 19481952DFL
43 John E. Daubney 19521954
44 Joseph E. Dillon 19541960DFL
45 George J. Vavoulis 19601966Republican
46 Thomas R. Byrne 19661970DFL
47 Charles P. McCarty 19701972DFL
48 Lawrence D. Cohen 19721976DFL
49 George Latimer 19761990DFL
50 James Scheibel 19901994DFL
51 Norm Coleman 19941996DFL
51 Norm Coleman 19962002Republican
52 Randy Kelly 2002January 3, 2006Independent
53 Chris Coleman January 3, 2006January 2, 2018DFL
54 Melvin Carter III January 2, 2018IncumbentDFL

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References

  1. "Timeline". Minnesota Historical Society. Retrieved 2021-10-07.
  2. "Alexander Ramsey". National Governors Association. Retrieved 2021-10-07.
  3. The Minnesota Democratic Party merged with the Minnesota Farmer-Labor Party in 1944 to form the DFL