Carbondale Mayors

Since Carbondale was founded in 1856, there have been 51 Mayors. The following are the dedicated civil servants who have served Carbondale as Mayor including, when available, a sketch or photo of the Mayor.

  1. 1800s
  2. 1900s
  3. 2000s
Years Served
Mayor / President
March 24, 1856
William Dixon
1856 - 1857
James M. Morgan
1858 - 1860
Robert H. Marron
1861 - 1862
James M. Campbell
1863 Isaac M. Kelly
1864 Silas G. Hindman (Photo)
1865 Asgill Connor (Photo)
1866 William Hadley
1867 William Sykes
1868 Stephen Blair
1869 James Boyd Richart
1871 Samuel A. Flagler
1871 - 1872
James H. Crandall
1873 Andrew J. Backus
1873 - 1876
William Lemma (Photo)
1877 - 1878
Francis Asbury Prickett (Photo)
1879 - 1886
Ezekial James Ingersoll (Photo)
1887 - 1888
John H. Burket
1889 - 1890
Hugh Lauder
1891 - 1893
John H. Searing
1893 Arthur M. Lee
1893 - 1894
James M. Johnson
1895 - 1896
Thomas F. Hord
1896 Linus L. Watson
1897 - 1898
Hugh Lauder
1899 - 1900
James Monroe Dillinger