Municipal Officials, Lindsay, Victoria County, Ontario, Canada

The first town council met in a frame town hall on the northeast corner of Kent Street and Victoria Avenue on July 20, 1857. The civic officials at this beginning of time were as follows: Mayor, Robert Lang Reeve, Foster Cain Councilors, Wm. Thornhill, David Brown, Jeremiah O’Leary, J. Healey, H. G. Clarke, James Walsh, and J. McCarthy Clerk and Treasurer, T. A. Hudspeth Chief of Police, John Douglass The mayors from that time until the present have been as follows: 1857, 1859-61, Robert Lang 1858, James McKibben and William Thornhill 1862-63, 1865, Thomas Keenan 1864, Wm. McDonell 1866-68, A. Lacourse 1869-70, David Brown 1871-72, George Downer 1873, John Dobson 1874-75, L. McGuire 1876-77, Thos. W. Poole 1878-80, 1886, Col. James Deacon 1881-82, F. C. Taylor 1883-85, J. W. Wallace 1887-90, Thomas Walters 1891, 1896-1900, Robert Smyth 1892-93, 1905, Duncan Ray 1894-95, Henry Walters 1901-02, George Ingle 1903-04, J. H. Sootheran 1906-07, Dr. A. E. Vrooman 1908-10, James B. Begg 1911, 1913-15, R. M. Beal 1912, Dr. J. W. Wood 1916, D. J. McLean 1916-18, Richard Kylie 1919-20, B. L. McLean 1921, John...

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