Santa Cruz County History - Government



City of Santa Cruz Councils and Mayors, 1907--1947

In 1907, the citizens voted for a new charter. In it, the mayor was designated as the chief executive with a City Council consisting of seven members. Unless otherwise noted, the date after a name is the date the person assumed office.

1907--1919 || 1920--1929 || 1930--1939 || 1940--1947

1907--1919

Year Mayor Council Members
1907 S. A. Palmer
(5-6-07)
  • H. F. Faneuf (5-6-07)
  • Henry Willey
  • F. R. Howe (5-6-07)
  • J. B. Maher
  • Frank K. Roberts (5-6-07)
  • J. A. Pilkington (5-6-07)
  • Philip Hynes
1908 S. A. Palmer
  • H. F. Faneuf
  • Henry Willey
  • F. R. Howe
  • J. B. Maher
  • Frank K. Roberts
  • J. A. Pilkington
  • Philip Hynes
1909 T. W. Drullard
(5-3-09)
  • W. R. Springer (5-3-09)
  • H. F. Anderson (5-3-09)
  • F. R. Howe
  • W. B. Miller (5-3-09)
    (deceased 11-8-09)
  • F. K. Roberts
  • J. A. Pilkington
  • Philip Hynes
1910 T. W. Drullard
  • W. R. Springer
  • H. F. Anderson
  • F. R. Howe
  • F. H. Stikeman (appt. 3-7-10)
  • F. K. Roberts
  • J. A. Pilkington
  • Philip Hynes
1911 George W. Stone
(7-3-11)
  • Duncan McPherson (7-3-11)
  • Fred R. Howe
  • J. T. Jones (7-3-11)
  • Fred R. Cummings (7-3-11)
1912 George W. Stone
  • Duncan McPherson
  • Fred R. Howe
  • J. T. Jones
  • Fred R. Cummings
1913 T. W. Drullard
(7-7-13)
  • Duncan McPherson
  • Fred R. Howe
  • J. T. Jones
  • P. C. Morrissey (7-7-13)
1914 T. W. Drullard
  • Duncan McPherson
  • Fred R. Howe
  • J. T. Jones
  • P. C. Morrissey
1915 Fred R. Howe
(7-5-15)
  • J. T. Jones
  • P. C. Morrissey
  • C. E. Canfield (7-5-15)
  • S. A. Palmer (appt. 7-6-15)
1916 Fred R. Howe
  • J. T. Jones
  • P. C. Morrissey
  • C. E. Canfield
  • S. A. Palmer
1917 A. A. Taylor
(7-2-17)
  • S. A. Palmer
  • C. E. Canfield
  • J. T. Jones
  • C. E. Greenfield (7-2-17)
1918 A. A. Taylor
  • S. A. Palmer
  • C. E. Canfield
  • J. T. Jones
  • C. E. Greenfield
1919 Carl C. Kratzenstein
(7-7-19)
  • S. A. Palmer (deceased 12-31-19)
  • Frank H. Stikeman (7-7-19)
  • Frank Mattison (7-7-19)
  • C. E. Greenfield (resigned 11-12-19)
  • J. A. Pilkington (11-12-19)

1907--1919 || 1920--1929 || 1930--1939 || 1940--1947

1920--1929

Year Mayor Council Members
1920 Carl C. Kratzenstein
  • Frank H. Stikeman
  • Frank Mattison (deceased 1-20-20)
  • Fred C. Royse (1-6-20)
  • J. A. Pilkington
  • Clarence E. Fette (1-24-20)
1921 Carl C. Kratzenstein
  • Clarence E. Fette
  • Fred C. Royse
  • Frank H. Stikeman
  • George C. Pratchner (7-4-21)
1922 Carl C. Kratzenstein
  • Clarence E. Fette (resigned 3-21-22)
  • Fred C. Royse
  • Frank H. Stikeman
  • George C. Pratchner
  • Charles W. Balzari (3-21-22)
1923 J. B. Maher
(7-2-23)
  • Charles W. Balzari
  • Fred C. Royse
  • George C. Pratchner
  • George R. Gray (7-2-23)
1924 J. B. Maher
  • Charles W. Balzari
  • Fred C. Royse
  • George C. Pratchner
  • George R. Gray
1925 W. O. Kerrick
(7-6-25)
  • Fred C. Royse (recalled 4-25-25)
  • Charles W. Balzari
  • George R. Gray
  • U. M. Thompson (4-9-25)
  • Noel L. Patterson (7-6-25)
1926 W. O. Kerrick
  • Charles W. Balzari
  • George R. Gray
  • U. M. Thompson
  • Noel L. Patterson
1927 Fred W. Swanton
(7-4-27)
  • Noel L. Patterson
  • U. M. Thompson
  • George R. Gray
  • Gilbert W. Witney (7-4-27)
1928 Fred W. Swanton
  • Noel L. Patterson
  • U. M. Thompson
  • George R. Gray
  • Gilbert W. Witney
1929 Fred W. Swanton
  • Noel L. Patterson
  • George R. Gray
  • G. W. Witney
  • John C. Geyer (7-1-29)

1907--1919 || 1920--1929 || 1930--1939 || 1940--1947

1930--1939

Year Mayor Council Members
1930 Fred W. Swanton
  • Noel L. Patterson
  • George R. Gray
  • G. W. Witney
  • John C. Geyer
1931 Fred W. Swanton
  • Noel L. Patterson
  • John C. Geyer
  • O. L. Webster, Jr. (7-6-31)
  • Alvin L. Weymouth (7-6-31)
1932 Fred W. Swanton
  • Noel L. Patterson
  • John C. Geyer
  • O. L. Webster, Jr.
  • Alvin L. Weymouth
1933 Roy Hammond (7-3-33)
  • O. L. Webster, Jr.
  • Alvin L. Weymouth
  • Amos H. Roff (7-3-33)
  • Mabry S. Bibbins (7-3-33)
1934 Roy Hammond
  • O. L. Webster, Jr.
  • Alvin L. Weymouth
  • Amos H. Roff
  • Mabry S. Bibbins
1935 Roy Hammond
  • Alvin L. Weymouth
  • Amos H. Roff
  • Mabry S. Bibbins
  • Fred R. Howe (7-1-35)
1936
  • Roy Hammond
    (deceased 6-15-36)
  • C. D. Hinkle
    (Appointed. Assumed office 6-25-36)
  • A. L. Weymouth
  • Amos H. Roff
  • Mabry S. Bibbins
  • Fred R. Howe
1937 C. D. Hinkle
  • A. L. Weymouth
  • Mabry S. Bibbins
  • Fred R. Howe
  • Frank K. Roberts (7-5-37)
1938 C. D. Hinkle
  • A. L. Weymouth
  • Mabry S. Bibbins
  • Fred R. Howe
  • Frank K. Roberts
1939 C. D. Hinkle
  • Fred R. Howe
  • Frank K. Roberts
  • Mabry S. Bibbins
  • Amos H. Roff (7-3-39)

1907--1919 || 1920--1929 || 1930--1939 || 1940--1947

1940--1947

Year Mayor Council Members
1940 C. D. Hinkle
  • Fred R. Howe
  • Frank K. Roberts
  • Mabry S. Bibbins
  • Amos H. Roff
1941 Edwin L. Rich
(7-7-41)
  • Fred R. Howe
  • Mabry S. Bibbins
  • Amos H. Roff
  • Philip J. Sousa (7-7-41)
1942 Edwin L. Rich
  • Fred R. Howe
  • Mabry S. Bibbins
  • Amos H. Roff
  • Philip J. Sousa
1943 F. Roy Fulmer
(7-5-43)
  • Mabry S. Bibbins
  • Philip J. Sousa
  • C. M. Aldrich (7-5-43)
  • Charles C. Houck (7-5-43)
1944 F. Roy Fulmer
  • Mabry S. Bibbins
  • Philip J. Sousa
  • C. M. Aldrich
  • Charles C. Houck
1945 F. Roy Fulmer
  • Mabry S. Bibbins
  • Philip J. Sousa
  • C. M. Aldrich
  • Charles C. Houck
1946 F. Roy Fulmer
  • Mabry S. Bibbins
  • Philip J. Sousa
  • C. M. Aldrich
  • Charles C. Houck
1947 C. M. Aldrich
(7-7-47)
  • Mabry S. Bibbins
  • Philip J. Sousa
  • Wallace M. Richey (7-7-47)
  • W. T. Brookman (7-7-47)

1948--1969 || 1970--1999 || 2000--

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