Sheriff's Office

The Elected Sheriffs of Erie County

1803 - Wilson Smith
1805 - Jacob Carmack
1808 - Jacob Spang (resigned June 19, 1810)
1810 - J. C. Wallace (succeeded Jacob Spang)
1810 - James Weston (appointed by the Governor)
1813 - David Wallace
1816 - Stephen Wolverton
1819 - Thomas Laird
1822 - Stephen Wolverton
1825 - Albert Thayer
1828 - Alexander W. Brewster
1831 - William Flemming
1834 - Thomas Mehaffey
1837 - Andrew Scott
1840 - Ephraim W. M. Blaine
1843 - William E. McNair
1846 - Miles W. Caughey
1849 - Peter E. Burton
1852 - Thomas E. Vincent
1855 - John Kilpatrick
1858 - John W. McLane
1861 - Allen A. Craig / John W. Swalley (appointed to fill vacancy)
1864 - Hiram L. Brown
1867 - Andrew F. Swan
1870 - Thomas M. Walker
1873 - John L. Hyner
1877 - Edward E. Sturznickel
1880 - Henry C.Stafford
1883 - F. E. Staples
1885 - M. V. B. Gifford
1888 - William O. Mehl
1891 - Edward C. Siegel
1894 - George W. Evans
1895 - George W. Kraus
1899 - George W. Barrett
1901 - S. S. Burton
1906 - Henry Cogswell
1910 - Harry W. Barrett
1914 - Maxwell B. Haibach
1918 - Guy H. Fox
1922 - T. G. Sterrett
1930 - Millard L. Davis
1934 - Dell Darling
1941 - Fred Lamberton
1945 - Paul E. Babbitt
1954 - John L. Coates
1963 - Andrew J. Hanisek
1982 - Robert N. Michael
1998 - Robert G. Merski
2014 - John Loomis


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