MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MARYLAND

MUNICIPALITIES

ROCKVILLE


[photo, City Hall (view from Vinson St.), 111 Maryland Ave., Rockville, Maryland]
  • Boards of Commissioners
  • Mayors

    Although Rockville was incorporated in 1860, its early records were carried off and destroyed by Confederates in July 1864 (Chapter 169, Acts of 1867).

    City Hall (view from Vinson St.), 111 Maryland Ave., Rockville, Maryland, February 2002. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.


    BOARDS OF COMMISSIONERS

    Elected by Voters to 1-year terms:
    1864-1865 William V. Bouic; John H. Higgins; Melchisdec Green.
    1865-1866 William V. Bouic; James W. Campbell; George Peter.
    1866-1867 Melchisdec Green; David H. Bouic; John H. Higgins.
    1867-1868 William V. Bouic; George Peter (declined); A. Z. Muncaster; Richard M. Williams.
    1868-1869 John R. Miller; John H. Higgins; Richard M. Williams.
    1869-1870 Matthew Fields; Melchisdec Green; E. B. Prettyman.

    Appointed by Board of County Commissioners to 1-year terms:
    1870-1872 Matthew Fields; Melchisdec Green; E. B. Prettyman.
    1872-1873 William V. Bouic; E. B. Prettyman; Melchisdec Green.
    1873-1876 William V. Bouic; Melchisdec Green; Reuben A. Bogley.
    1876-1878 William V. Bouic; Melchisdec Green; Spencer Jones.
    1878-1880 William V. Bouic; Melchisdec Green; James P. Bioys.

    Elected by Voters to 1-year terms:
    1880-1881 William V. Bouic; Melchisdec Green; Charles E. Sommers.
    1881-1882 N. D. Offutt; Melchisdec Green; Charles E. Sommers.
    1882-1883 Hattersley W. Talbott; Edward E. Stonestreet; William V. Bouic.

    MAYORS

    Elected by Voters to 2-year term:
    1888-1890 William V. Bouic
    1890 Daniel F. Owens
    1890-1891 William V. Bouic
    1892-1893 Hattersley W. Talbott
    1893-1894 Jacob Poss
    1894-1896 John G. England
    1896-1898 Joseph Reading
    1898-1901 Spencer C. Jones
    1901-1906 Hattersley W. Talbott
    1906-1916 Lee Offutt
    1916-1918 Willis Burdette
    1918-1920 Lee Offutt
    1920-1924 O. M. Linthicum
    1924-1926 Charles G. Holland
    1926-1932 J. Roger Spates
    1932-1946 Douglas Blandford
    1946-1952 G. LaMar Kelly
    1952-1954 Daniel Weddle
    1954-1958 Dickran Y. Hovsepian
    1958-1962 Alexander J. Greene
    1962-1968 Frank A. Ecker
    1968-1972 Achilles M. Tuchtan
    1972-1974 Matthew J. McCartin
    1974-1982 William E. Hanna, Jr.
    1982-1984 John R. Freeland
    1984-1985 Viola D. Hovesepian (appointed mayor)
    1985-1987 Steven Van Grack
    1987-1993
    Douglas M. Duncan
    1993-1995 James Coyle
    1995-2001 Rose G. Krasnow
    2001- Larry Giammo

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