Duluth Mayors

Duluth is established as a township in 1856

Duluth becomes a City March 6, 1870

1. J. B. Culver, 1870
2. Clinton Markell, 1871
3. Sidney Luce, 1872
4. Vespasian Smith, 1873
5. Peter Dean, 1875
6. John Drew, 1876

Duluth loses its city charter and becomes the “District of Duluth” March 4, 1877; the community regains village status October 22, 1877

7. A. M. Miller, 1877 (President of Village)
8. John Drew, 1879 (President of Village)
9. Peter Dean, 1880 (President of Village)
10. J. D. Ensign, 1880 (President and Mayor of Village)
11. C. H. Graves, 1882 (Mayor of Village)
12. J. B. Culver, 1883 (Mayor of Village)
13. C. H. Graves, 1883 (Mayor of Village)
14. J. D. Ensign, 1884 (Mayor of Village)
15. H. B. Moore, 1885 (Mayor of Village)
16. J. B. Sutphin, 1886 (Mayor of Village and of the City)

Duluth regains its city charter March 22, 1887

17. M. J. Davis, 1890
18. C. d’Autremont, 1892
19. Ray T. Lewis, 1894
20. Henry Truelsen, 1896
21. Trevanion W. Hugo, 1900
22. M. B. Cullum, 1904
23. R. B. Haven, 1908
24. M. B. Cullum, 1910
25. John A. McCuen, 1912
26. William I. Prince, 1913
27. Clarence R. Magney, 1917
28. Trevanion W. Hugo, 1920
29. Samuel F. Snively, 1921 (elected to five terms, Duluth’s longest-serving mayor)
30. C.R. Berghult, 1937 (elected at age 31, Duluth’s youngest mayor)
31. Edward H. Hatch, 1941
32. George W. Johnson, 1945
33. George D. Johnson, 1953
34. Eugene R. Lambert, 1956
35. E. Clifford Mork, 1959
36. George D. Johnson, 1963
37. Ben Boo, 1967
38. Robert Beaudin, 1975
39. John Fedo, 1979
40. Gary Doty, 1992
41. Herb Bergson, 2004
42. Don Ness, 2008–present

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