The History of Otsego, NY 
First Town Meeting

THE FIRST TOWN-MEETING

The first town-meeting was held in 1793, at which Nathan Jeffords was chosen supervisor. The following is a list of the supervisors of this town from 1793 to 1877, viz.:

Year

Supervisor

Year

Supervisor

1793

Nathan Jeffords

1835

Mathewson Eddy

1794

Thadeus Loomis

1836

Tideman H. Gordon

1795

Christopher Colwell

1837-40

George Tuckerman

1796-97

Willard Warner

1841

N. Palmer

1796-1801

Lemuel Fitch

1842

George Tuckerman

1802

Nathaniel Farnham

1843-44

N. Palmer

1803-07

Lemuel Fitch

1845-47

Selden Churchill

1808

Seth Allen

1848

Alonzo Churchill

1809-10

Orins Woodward

1849-50

Nathan Palmer

1811

Seth Allen

1851-54

Alonzo Churchill

1812

Benjamin Tuckerman

1855

John Derthick, Jr.

1813

Obadiah Beardsley

1856-57

Alvin Barrus

1814

John Woodbury

1858

Hamilton Coleman

1815

Isaac Smith

1859-61

Ereck Cole

1816

Orins Woodward

1862-63

Alvin B. Losee

1817-19

Samuel Colwell

1864

Alvin Barrus

1820

Thomas Howes

1865

J. S. Davenport

1821-22

Theodore Page

1866-69

A. R. Elwood

1823-24

George Farnham

1870-71

N. Getman

1825-26

John Jesse

1872-73

J. C. Brown

1827-28

Samuel Colwell

1874-75

J. B. Davenport

1829-33

Mathewson Eddy

1876

John McCready

1834

Tideman H. Gordon

1877-78

H. C. Brockway

Transcribed by Holice B. Young

Original website created by Debbie Axtman

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