This is a list of known Mayors, Deputy Mayors and Treasurers of Readington Township, NJ. This list was compiled from reviewing the minutes of the Township Committee for the years in question by the author.

The Deputy Mayor position was first detected in 1971.

For years from 1956 and prior the Mayor is listed as the Chairman of the Township Committee.

For many years a member of the Township Committee was elected as Treasurer however that responsibility was assumed by the Township Clerk in 1919.

Year | Mayor | Term | Deputy Mayor |

2019 | Betty Ann Fort | 3rd term | John Albanese |

2018 | Benjamin A. Smith | 2nd term | Betty Ann Fort |

2017 | Benjamin A. Smith | 1st term | Betty Ann Fort |

2016 | Betty Ann Fort | 2nd term | M. Elizabeth Duffy |

2015 | Betty Ann Fort | 1st term | Tom Auriemma |

2014 | Julia Allen | 5th term | Beatrice Muir |

2013 | Julia Allen | 4th term | Beatrice Muir |

2012 | Tom Auriemma | 2nd term | Julia Allen |

2011 | Frank Gatti | 3rd term | Tom Auriemma |

2010 | Gerard Shamey | 4th term | Frank Gatti |

2009 | Julia Allen | 3rd term | Beatrice Muir |

2008 | Tom Auriemma | 1st term | Julia Allen |

2007 | Gerard Shamey | 3rd term | Tom Auriemma |

2006 | Gerard Shamey | 2nd term | Tom Auriemma |

2005 | Frank Gatti | 2nd term | Gerard Shamey |

2004 | Julia Allen | 2nd term | Gerard Shamey |

2003 | Frank Gatti | 1st term | Julia Allen |

2002 | Gerard Shamey | 1st term | Frank Gatti |

2001 | Ron Monaco | 5th term | Gerard Shamey |

2000 | Beatrice Muir | 1st term | Ron Monaco |

1999 | Julia Allen | 1st term | Beatrice Muir |

1998 | James T. Wall | 1st term | Julia Allen |

1997 | Ron Monaco | 4th term | James T. Wall |

1996 | Stephanie B. Stevens | 1st term | William Fraser |

1995 | Theresa Martin | 5th term | Frank Renda |

1994 | Ron Monaco | 3rd term | Theresa Martin |

1993 | Jeffrey Tindall | 3rd term | Steve Mirota/Ron Monaco |

1992 | Theresa Martin | 4th term | Jeff Tindall |

1991 | Ron Monaco | 2nd term | Theresa Martin |

1990 | Steve Mirota | 2nd term | Ron Monaco |

1989 | Jeffrey Tindall | 2nd term | Steve Mirota |

1988 | Theresa Martin | 3rd term | Jeff Tindall |

1987 | Fred Geddis | 1st term | Theresa Martin |

1986 | Ron Monaco | 1st term | Fred Geddis |

1985 | Steve Mirota | 1st term | Ron Monaco |

1984 | Jeffrey Tindall | 1st term | Steve Mirota |

1983 | Don Laird | 1st term | Jeff Tindall |

1982 | Theresa Martin | 2nd term | Don Laird |

1981 | Herb Fisher | 2nd term | Ulo Lepik |

1980 | Theresa Martin | 1st term | Herb Fisher |

1979 | Herb Fisher | 1st term | Theresa Martin |

1978 | Joseph F. Riccardi | 1st term | Herb Fisher |

1977 | Virginia Swackenhamer | 1st term | Joseph F. Riccardi |

1976 | Howard H. Oldenberg | 2nd term | Eugene Pfister |

1975 | Eugene Pfister | 1st term | Vincent R. Cook |

1974 | Vincent R. Cook | 3rd term | George Brightenback |

1973 | George Brightenback | 1st term | Vincent R. Cook |

1972 | Howard H. Oldenber | 1st term | George Brightenback |

1971 | Robert W. Stedman | 1st term | Vincent R. Cook |

1970 | Albert G. Moore | 2nd term | None |

1969 | Edward A. Jeromski | 1st term | None |

1968 | Vincent R. Cook | 2nd term | None |

1967 | Robert B. Hauck | 1st term | None |

1966 | Paul Sauerland | 1st term | None |

1965 | Albert G. Moore | 1st term | None |

1964 | J. Stewart Hunt | 1st term | None |

1963 | Vincent R. Cook | 1st term | None |

1962 | Chester H. Herder | 2nd term | None |

1961 | Edward Starczyk | 2nd term | None |

1960 | Lawrence McKenna | 1st term | None |

1959 | Chester H. Herder | 1st term | None |

1958 | Edward Starczyk | 1st term | None |

1957 | Sven Knudsen | 1st term | None |

1956 | Frank P. Bush | 2nd term | Listed as Chair (also Mayor) |

1955 | Wilson S. Eick | 2nd term | |

1954 | Abram D. Schomp | 3rd term | |

1953 | Frank P. Bush | 1st term | |

1952 | Abram D. Schomp | 2nd term | |

1951 | Abram D. Schomp | 1st term | |

1950 | Harold Vandeveer | 1st term | |

1949 | Wilson S. Eick | 1st term | |

1948 | J. Bryan Welsh | 5th term | |

1947 | J. Bryan Welsh | 4th term | |

1946 | John C. Bush | 3rd term | |

1945 | J. Bryan Welsh | 3rd term | |

1944 | J. Bryan Welsh??? | 2nd term | Minutes not clear |

1943 | John C. Bush | 2nd term | |

1942 | William M. Amerman | 3rd term | |

1941 | William M. Amerman | 2nd term | |

1940 | John C. Bush | 1st term | |

1939 | J. Bryan Welsh | 1st term | |

1938 | William M. Amerman | 1st term | |

1937 | Fred C. Kellam | 3rd term | |

1936 | Greoge B Seals | 2nd term | |

1935 | Fred E. Kellam | 2nd term | |

1934 | Fred E. Kellam | 1st term | |

1933 | Greoge B. Seals | 1st term | |

1932 | John E Sheets | 2nd term | |

1931 | Jacob H. Young | 3rd term | |

1930 | John H. Van Doren | 1st term | |

1929 | John E Sheets | 1st term | |

1928 | Jacob H. Young | 2nd term | |

1927 | Jacob H. Young | 1st term | |

1926 | David L. Lare | 9th | |

1925 | David L. Lare | 8th | |

1924 | David L. Lare | 7th | |

1923 | David L. Lare | 6th | |

1922 | David L. Lare | 5th term | |

1921 | David L. Lare | 4th term | |

1920 | David L. Lare | 3rd term | |

1919 | David L. Lare | 2nd term | Treasurer |

1918 | D. Henry Miller | 2nd term | Almar G. Cole |

1917 | Almar G. Cole | 1st term | David L. Lare |

1916 | David L. Lare | 1st term | D. Henry Miller |

1915 | Calvin C. Huff | 4th term | D. Henry Miller |

1914 | Calvin C. Huff | 3rd term | Silas Schomp |

1913 | Silas Schomp | 2nd term | D. Henry Miller |

1912 | D. Henry Miller | 1st term | Calvin C. Huff |

1911 | Calvin C. Huff | 2nd term | Silas Schomp |

1910 | Silas Schomp | 1st term | Andrew H. Seals |

1909 | Andrew H. Seals | 1st term | Calvin C. Huff |

1908 | Calvin C. Huff | 1st term | Garhart G. Conover |

1907 | Garhart G. Conover | 2nd term | George R. Probesco |

1906 | George R. Probesco | 1st term | P. Davis Reed |

1905 | P. Davis Reed | 2nd term | Garhart G. Conover |

1904 | P. Davis Reed | 1st term | Garhart G. Conover |

1903 | Garhart G. Conover | 1st term | Frank A. Cole |

1902 | Frank A. Cole | 1st term | George W. Sheats |

1901 | George W. Sheats | 1st term | David H. Miller |

1900 | David H. Miller | 1st term | William H. Regar |

Township Act of 1797 (Town Meeting Format) | |||

Year | Chair | Term | Treasurer |

1899 | William H. Regar | 1st term | John R. Forten |

1898 | (not listed) | William R. Ewing | |

1897 | William R. Ewing | 2nd term | A.V. Honeyman |

1896 | William R. Ewing | 1st term | George Stillwell |

1895 | William M. Dally | 1st term | George Stillwell |

1894 | John F. Schomp | 2nd term | William M. Dally |

1893 | John F. Schomp | 1st term | Cyrus A. Conover |

1892 | Cyrus A. Conover | 1st term | George M. Cole |

1891 | George W. Cole | 2nd term | James Lane |

1890 | George W. Cole | 1st term | James Lane |

1889 | Peter S. Latourette | 4th term | Fisher Pidcock |

1888 | Peter S. Latourette | 3rd term | Fisher Pidcock |

1887 | Peter S. Latourette | 2nd term | Fisher Pidcock |

1886 | Peter S. Latourette | 1st term | Fisher Pidcock |

1885 | John R. Foster | 2nd term | Fisher Pidcock |

1884 | John R. Foster | 1st term | Fisher Pidcock |

1883 | George M. Cole | 1st term | Fisher Pidcock |

Data compiled by Benjamin A. Smith

Last updated December 13, 2019