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This is a list of mayors and intendents of the city of Macon, Georgia since its incorporation in 1823.


List

Intendents

  • David S. Booth (1824)
  • James H. Rogers (1825)
  • Edward Dorr Tracy (1826)
  • Washington Poe (1827)
  • Robert Birdsong (1828)
  • Joseph Washburn (1829)
  • W. J. Dannelly (1830)
  • Isaac R. Rowland (1831)
  • Levi Eckley (1832)

Mayors

  • Isaac G. Seymour (1833–1834) elected by Board of Aldermen
  • Robert Augustus Beall (1835) 1st popularly elected
  • Isaac G. Seymour (1836–1839)
  • Washington Poe (1840–1841)
  • Frederick Sims (1842)
  • John J. Gresham (1843)
  • James A. Nisbet (1844–1845)
  • Isaac Holmes (1846)
  • John J. Gresham (1847)
  • George M. Logan (1848–1850)
  • James H. R. Washington (1851)
  • E. L. Strohecker (1852–1854)
  • Benjamin Franklin Ross (1855–1856)
  • A. B. Adams (1857)
  • Ovid G. Sparks (1858–1860) resigned September 18, 1860
  • Methvin S. Thompson (1860–1862) elected September 25, 1860
  • Ovid G. Sparks (1863)
  • Stephen Collins (1864–1866)
  • George S. Obear (1867–1870)
  • William A. Huff (1871–1879)
  • Felix Corput (1880–1883)
  • Sylvester B. Price (1884–1894)
  • Henry Horne (1895–1896)
  • Sylvester B. Price (1897)
  • Bridges Smith (1898–1907)
  • Alexander Lawton Miller (1908–1909)
  • John T. Moore (mayor) (1910–1913)
  • Bridges Smith (1914–1917)
  • Glover Glendenning Toole (1918–1921)
  • Luther Williams (1922–1925)
  • Wallace Miller (1926–1927)
  • Luther Williams (1928–1929)
  • Glover Glendenning Toole (1930–1933)
  • Herbert Ivan Smart (1934–1937)
  • Charles L. Bowden (1938–1947)
  • Lewis Burgess Wilson (1948–1953)
  • Benjamin Franklin Merritt, Jr. (1954–1959)
  • Edgar H. Wilson (1960–1963)
  • Benjamin Franklin Merritt, Jr. (1964–1967)
  • Ronnie Thompson (1968–1975) 1st elected Republican mayor
  • Buck Melton (1976–1979)
  • George Israel (1980–1987) 2nd elected Republican mayor
  • Lee Robinson (1988–1991)
  • Tommy Olmstead (1992–1995)
  • David Carter (1995)
  • Jim Marshall (1996–2000)
  • C. Jack Ellis (2000–2007) 1st African American mayor
  • Robert Reichert (since 2007)
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