List of St. Louis Mayors

List of St. Louis, Missouri Mayors with election dates

A mayor of St. Louis, Missouri serves as the chief executive officer for the city government.  They are obligated to enforce city ordinances and possess the power to approve or veto city ordinances passed by the board of aldermen.

  1. William Carr Lane – April 14, 1823
  2. Daniel Page – April 14, 1829
  3. John W. Johnson – November 11, 1833
  4. John Fletcher Darby – April 14, 1835
  5. Wilson Primm – October 21, 1837
  6. William Carr Lane – November 15, 1837
  7. John Fletcher Darby – April 14, 1840
  8. John D. Daggett – April 13, 1841
  9. George Maguire – April 12, 1842
  10. John Wimer – April 11, 1843
  11. Bernard Pratte – April 9, 1844
  12. Peter G. Camden – April 14, 1846
  13. Bryan Mullanpy – April 13, 1847
  14. John Krum – April 10, 1849
  15. James G. Barry – April 10, 1849
  16. Luther Martin Kennett – April 9, 1850
  17. John How – April 12, 1853
  18. Washington King – April 10, 1855
  19. John How – April 15, 1856
  20. John Wimer – April 14, 1857
  21. Oliver Filley – April 13, 1858
  22. Daniel G. Taylor – April 9, 1861
  23. Chauncey Filley – April 14, 1863
  24. Ferdinard W. Cronebold – March 19, 1864, but left office April 11, 1864, less than one month
  25. James Thomas – April 11, 1864
  26. Nathan Cole – April 13, 1869
  27. Joseph Brown – April 11, 1871
  28. Arthur Barret – April 13, 1875
  29. Herman Rechtien – April 24, 1875 but again, left May 29, 1875, less than one month
  30. Jame H. Britton – May 29, 1875
  31. Henry Overstolz – February 9, 1876
  32. William L. Ewing – April 12, 1881
  33. David R. Francis – April 14, 1885
  34. George W. Allen – January 2, 1889, but left April 6, 1889, there is a story here
  35. Edward A. Noonan – April 6, 1889
  36. Cyrus Walbridge – April 8, 1893
  37. Henry Ziegenhein – April 10, 1897
  38. Rolla Wells – April 9, 1901
  39. Frederick Kreismann – April 13, 1909
  40. Henry Kiel – April 12, 1913
  41. Victor J. Miller – April 21, 1925
  42. Bernard F. Dickmann – April 18, 1933
  43. William D. Becker – April 15, 1941
  44. Aloys P. Kaufmann – August 1, 1943
  45. Joseph Darst – April 19, 1949
  46. Raymond Tucker – April 21, 1953
  47. Alfonso J. cervantes – April 20, 1965
  48. John Poelker – April 17, 1973
  49. James F. Conway – April 19, 1977
  50. Vincent C. Schoemehl – April 21, 1981
  51. Freeman Bosley Jr. – April 20, 1993
  52. Clarence Harmon – April 15, 1997
  53. Francis Slay – April 17, 2001
  54. Lyda Krewson – April 18, 2017

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