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Recorder] .

Appointed by the Governor — Ebenczcr D.
Guiniison, Erie, January 19, 1839.

Elected — Thomas Moorhead, Jr., Erie,
November 14, 1839. Re-elected and re-com-
missioned November 14, 1842, and November

17, 1845.

Reuben J. Sibley, Waterford, November,
25, 1848.

David McAllister, Erie, November 22,
1851. Re-elected and re-commissioned No-
vember 13, 1854.

William P. Trimble, Harbor Creek, No-
vember 10, 1857.

Samuel Rea, Ji'-, Springfield, November
19, 1860.



REGISTERS AND RECORDERS.

i Elected — Samuel Rea, Jr., Springfield, No-
! vember 17, 1863.

Henry G. Harvey, Springfield, November

16, 1866. Re-elected and re-commissioned
November 10, 1869.

Daniel Long, Fairview, November 19,
1872. Re-elected and re-commissioned No-
vember 20, 1875.

John C. Hilton, Erie, January 1, 1879.
Re-elected.

C. L. Randall. Girard, elected 1884. Re-
elected 1887.

John Depinet, Erie, elected 1890. Re-
elected 1893.

CLERKS OF THE COURTS.

Elected — John C. Hilton, Erie, November

17, 1863. Resigned.

Appointed — Henry But terfield, Erie, March
1, 1864, to fill the vacancy.

Elected — Henry Butterfield, Erie, Novem-
ber, 1864.

Charles L. Pierce, Venango, November 20,
1867. Re-elected and re-commissioned No-
vember 26, 1870, and November 14, 1878.

*Frank H. Couse, Erie, November 30,
1876. Re-elected and re-commissioned Janu-
ary 1, 1880.

Robert S. Moorhead, Erie, November
1882. Re elected in 1885.

W. H. Hewitt, Erie, elected in 1888.
Died soon after election.

Henry L. Rea, Erie, appointed bv the
Court in 1889. Elected in 1890. Re-elected
in 1893.



Appointed by the County Commissioner
John Hav, Erie, 1804.

Joseph M. Kratz, Erie, 1805.

John Kelso, Erie, 1806.

James E. Herron, Erie, 1807.

Thomas Wilson, Erie, 1809.

John Warren. Erie, 1812.

'Riifiis Seth Reed, Erie, 1816.

John Warren, Erie, 1817.

Thomas Lain!, Erie, 1818.

Thomas Stewart, Erie, 1819.

Thomas Forster, Jr., Erie, 1822.

Thomas Laird, Erie, January 28, 1826.



AND HISTORICAL REFERENCE BOOK OF ERIE COUNTY.



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Thomas Moorhead, Erie, January 4, 1829.

George Moore, Erie, January 2, 1882.

John A. Tracy, Erie, January 7, 1835.

Archibald Miller, Erie, January 8, 1888.

Julius W. Hitchcock, Erie, J'lm'ary 5,
1841.

Elected — James Williams, Erie, January 3,
1842.

Gideon J. Ball, Erie, January 5, 1845.

John S. Brown, Erie, January 8, 1847.

John Hughes, Erie, January 4, 1849.

Alfred King, Erie, January 6, 1851.

James Chambers, Harbor Creek, January
4, 1853.

Mortimer Phelps, Edinboro, January 6,
1855.

Jeremiah Davis, Lockport, December 31,
1856.

Thomas J. Devore, Springfield, December
23, 1858.

William O. Black, Union borough, Decem-
ber 20, 1860.

Egbert D. Hulbert, Erie, December 23,
1862. Re-elected and re-commissioned Decem-
ber 30, 1864.

Cyrus W. Keller, Union borough, Decem-
ber 26, 1866. Re-elected and re-commissioned
January 16, 1868. Resigned.

Appointed — Joseph W. Swalley, of Erie,
appointed March 10, 1870, to fill out the term
of C. W. Keller.

Elected — Logan J. Dyke, Erie, December
23, 1870.

Jacob Yeagla, Jr., Fairview borough, De-
cember 27, 1872.

Newton T. Hume, Wattsburg, December
17, 1874.

William C. Hays, Fairview, Tanuary 7,
1878.

James P. Crawford, Erie, January 1, 1881.

W. T- Robinson, Mill Village, elected in
1886.

Judson Walker, Waterford, elected in
1889.

James F. Love, Mill Creek, elected in
1892.

Conrad J. Brown, Erie, elected in 1895.

COKOXERS.

Elected — Abm/iani Smith, Erie October
26, 1803.

John Mi/roy. Erie, November 21, 1806.
Resigned.



Appointed — yoJin Gray, Erie, October

29, 1807.

Elected— 7o//« C. Wallace, Erie, October,
1809. Acted as Sheriff from June 19, to
October 2, 1810, in accordance with the law
providing for vacancies in that office.

Jolm McCord, North East, December 21,
1812.

yohn Morris, Erie. April 28, 1815.

Samuel Hays, Erie, November 5, 1818.

Benjamin Russell, Mill Creek. January 8,
1822.

liujiis Seth Beed, Erie, February 8, 1825.

William Fleming, Erie, December 6, 1827.

David Wallace, Mill Creek, December 24,
1830.

David McNair, Mill Creek, December 4,
1883.

Samuel W. Keefer, Erie, February 21,
1887.

John K. Caldwell, Mill Creek, December

30, 1839.

Hezekiah Bates, Erie, December 21, 1842.

Thomas Dillon, Erie, November 15, 1845.
Re-elected and re-commissioned November 7,
1857, November 16, 1803, and December 7,
1869.

Samuel L. Forster, Erie, January 11, 1849.

Simeon Dunn, Erie, November 11, 1851.

David Burton, Erie, February 10, 1855.

Richard Gaggin, Erie, December 21, 1860.

William J. Sterrett, Erie, November 16,
1866.

M. S. Vincent, Erie, November 19, 1872.

James E. Silliman, Erie, December 20,
1875. Re-elected and re-commissioned De-
cember 81, 1878.

A. Z. Randall, Erie, January 1, 1881.

C. Swalley, Erie, elected in 1884.
Samuel Z. Smith, Erie, elected in 1887.

D. A. Hendrick, Erie, elected 1890.

L. B. Baker, Erie, appointed by the
Court in 1891.

Geo. J. Russell, Erie, elected in 1892.
John A. Steinmetz, Erie, elected in 1895.

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS.

Elected— 1803 to XmA—John \i„cent,
Waterford.

1808 to 1804 — Abiather Crane, Conneaut.

1803 to 1804 — James Weston, LeBoeuf.

1804 to 1805— William Clark, Erie.
1804 to \m^>— James Lo-.vry, North East.
1804 to mfi—John Phillips, Venango.



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Online LibraryBenjamin WhitmanNelson's biographical dictionary and historical reference book of Erie County, Pennsylvania : containing a condensed history of Pennsylvania, of Erie County, and of the several cities, boroughs and townships in the county also portraits and biographies of the governor's since 1790, and of numerous r → online text (page 45 of 192)