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City Of Hancock History - City Officials

 
VILLAGE PRESIDENTS
1863-1865 Hervey C. Parke
1865         William Ryan
1865-1866 William Condon
1866         Dennis Dean
1866-1867 Philo Allen
1867-1868 Edward Ryan
1868-1871 Charles E. Holland
1871         Max H. Mandelbaum
1871-1872 James H. Olds
1872-1873 Max H. Mandelbaum
1873         William H. Streeter
1873-1874 Thomas D. Meads
1874-1875 Peter Ruppe
1875         William R. Noble
1875-1877 Jeremiah Cronin
1877-1879 John Gibson
1879-1888 Edward Ryan
1888-1891 Thomas Smart
1891-1893 Joseph E. Scallon
1893-1897 Jacob Baer
1897-1903 Archibald J. Scott
 
CITY MAYORS
1903-1904 Archibald J. Scott
1904-1906 Thomas Coughlin
1906-1909 Archibald J. Scott
1909-1911 W. Frank James
1911-1913 William H. Dodge
1913-1917 Abram Ojala
1917-1918 Henry F. Key
1918-1919 Abram Ojala
1919-1921 M. Wilbert Goldsworthy
1921-1925 William E. Madigan
1925-1936 Norman D. Starrett
1936-1941 Carl W. Hanke, Jr.
1941-1946 Jay B. Coon
1946-1951 Michael A. Simula
1951-1954 Edward Weidenborner
1954         Michael A. Simula
1954-1961 Leonard W. Lahti
1961-1965 Arthur Hurula
1965-1966 Daniel Arens
1966-1967 Rance Mason
1967-1968 Harold Ruottinen
1968-1969 Daniel Arens
1969-1970 Rance Mason
1970-1971 Wesley W. Kangas
1971-1972 Dr. A.J. Janis
1972-1973 Gabriel Masini
1973-1974 Jean A. Anderson
1974-1975 Wesley W. Kangas
1975-1976 Jean A. Anderson
1976-1977 Roger N. Wolff
1977-1978 Theodore M. Jaasko
1978-1979 William C. Gaffney
1979-1980 Theodore M. Jaasko
1980-1981 David C. Wiitanen
1981-1982 Roger N. Wolff
1982         Daniel Lorenzetti
1982-1984 John D. Niemela
1984-1988 Richard E. Hauswirth
1988-1990 Robert Sintkowski
1990-1995 Mary J. Tuisku
1995-1997 Barbara G. Clark
1997-1999 Brian Cadwell
1999-2004 Jim Martin
2004-2008 Barry Givens
2008-2013 William Laitila
2013-present Lisa McKenzie
 
VILLAGE CLERKS/RECORDERS
1863-1867 William Lapp
1867-1903 Michael Finn
 
CITY CLERKS
1903-1904 Michael Finn
1904-1905 Thomas Ingram
1905-1913 Angus F. Macdonald
1913-1934 William J. Hoffenbacher
1934-1938 Albert L. Ehler
1938 Robert A. Vollwerth (acting clerk)
1938-1939 Elza M. Opie (acting clerk)
1939-1942 Fred J. Richards
1942-1943 Elza M. Opie (acting clerk)
1943-1951 John L. West
1951 C. Vern Swanson
1951-1961 John L. West
1961-1962 Luther B. Larson
1962-1964 Roy E. Carlson
1964-1970 Mildred K. Robertson
1970-1981 Ellie Person/Lantto (a)
1981-present Karen Haischer (a)
 
VILLAGE TREASURERS
1863-1865 P.T. Tracy (b)
1865-1866 Roland H. Brelsford (b)
1866-1867 Adolph Ruhl
1867-1870 Henry Drittler, Sr.
1870-1874 David S. Kendall
1874-1875 Thomas Smart
1875-1878 Jacob Baer
1878-1879 George Ruppe
1879-1880 David S. Kendall
1880-1881 John H. Thomas
1882-1885 Archibald J. Scott
1885-1888 Henry Drittler, Jr.
1888-1889 Charles L. Fichtel
1889-1893 John P. Huberty
1893-1897 Edward Perso
1897-1899 Charles Borst
1899-1900 Angus F. Macdonald
1900-1902 Dennis M. Coughlin
1902-1903 John N. Mitchell
 
CITY TREASURERS
1903-1904 John N. Mitchell
1904-1905 Charles Borst
1905-1906 James Cornish
1906-1908 William W. Finch
1908-1910 Walfrid S. Hendricksen
1910-1912 Jay D. Lanctot
1912-1913 Thomas Ingram
1913         James Rodda
1913-1915 Charles E. Rouleau
1915-1917 Norman D. Starrett
1917-1919 Charles Borst
1919-1921 Emil O. Tolonen
1921-1923 Joseph M. Turk
1923-1925 Ida M. Hendrickson
1925-1927 Rose L. Miller
1927-1929 Patrick S. Meehan
1929-1931 Minnie McKindles
1931-1959 Elza M. Opie
1959-1966 Lorraine S. Mayra/Burich
1966         Clarence Mayra
1966-1968 Carl Kemppainen
1968 Ellen M. Goodrich (acting treasurer)
1968-1981 Ellie Gustafson/Person/Lantto
1981-1984 Roberta Fredianelli (a)
1984-1986 Barbara Hanchek
1986-1987 Perry Franzoi
1987-present Karen Haischer (a)
 
CITY MANAGERS
1964-1965 Edward C. Hoyer
1965         Mildred K. Robertson (acting manager)
1965-1967 Edward J. Hauswirth
1967         Mildred K. Robertson (acting manager)
1968         David L. Soulak
1968-1969 Mildred K. Robertson (acting manager)
1969         Louis D. Morlan
1969-1970 Mildred K. Robertson (a)
1970         Norman Ronkainen
1970         Arthur Hurula (a)
1971         Millar Fleming (a)
1971-1974 John A. Sullivan
1974-1981 David L. Soulak
1981         NancyLee Carlson (a)
1981-1982 Wes Keranen (acting manager)
1982         John D. Niemela
1982-1988 none — returned to strong mayor form of government
1988-1989 Robert Sintkowski (acting interim manager)
1989-1992 David P. Richards
1992-1995 Ron M. Howell
1995         Gordon Barkell (interim manager)
1996-present Glenn D. Anderson
 
Notes
(a) Served in acting role prior to permanently holding position. Ellie Person had lead position as deputy clerk for approximately 11 months in 1970-1971.

(b) P.T. Tracy’s service may have ended in 1864, in which case Roland H. Brelsford’s service began in 1864.
 
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