### Mayors of Oxford during the Stuart period

### 1603–1714

*Mayors were now always elected for
one year from Michaelmas Day (29 September)*

*Follow the pointer at the top to view each page of this section chronologically. Note that although some Mayors served more than one term in this period, only the first term of each Mayor comes in this sequence.*

- 1603/1604: Thomas
Harris
*(1st of three terms)* - 1604/1605: Thomas Cossam
- 1605/1606: Richard Bryan
- 1606/1607: Richard
Goode
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1607/1608: Walter
Payne
*(1st of two terms)* - 1608/1609: Richard Hannes
- 1609/1610: Thomas
Harris
*(2nd of three terms)* - 1610/1611: William
Potter
*(1st of three terms)* - 1611/1612: Matthew Harrison
- 1612/1613: Ralph Flexney II
- 1613/1614: Henry Toldervey
- 1614/1615: William Wright I
- 1615/1616: John Bird
- 1616/1617: Richard Smith
- 1617/1618: Walter
Payne
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1618/1619: William
Potter
*(2nd of three terms)* - 1619/1620: Oliver
Smith
*(1st of three terms)* - 1620/1621: Anthony Fyndall
- 1621/1622: John
Davenant
*(died in April)*;

Thomas Harris*(3rd of three terms, from April)* - 1622/1623: William Boswell
- 1623/1624: William
Potter
*(3rd of three terms)* - 1624/1625: Oliver
Smith
*(2nd of three terms)* - 1625/1626: Henry Bosworth
- 1626/1627: John Dewe
- 1627/1628: John Sare
*(1st of two terms)* - 1628/1629: William Goode
- 1629/1630: Henry Southam
*(1st of two terms)* - 1630/1631: Thomas Cooper
- 1631/1632: Oliver
Smith
*(3rd of three terms)* - 1632/1633: William Charles
- 1633/1634: Francis Harris
- 1634/1635: John Sare
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1635/1636: Martin
Wright
*(1st of two terms)* - 1636/1637: John
Nixon
*(1st of three terms)* - 1637/1638: Henry Southam
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1638/1639: Thomas
Smith II
*(1st of two terms)* - 1639/1640: John Smith
- 1640/1641: Humphrey Whistler
*(1st of two terms)* - 1641/1642: Leonard Bowman
*(1st of two terms)* - 1642/1643: Thomas Dennis
*(1st of two terms)* - 1643/1644: Thomas
Smith II
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1644/1645: William Chillingworth
- 1645/1646: Henry Silvester
- 1646/1647: John
Nixon
*(2nd of three terms)* - 1647/1648: Humphrey Boddicott
*(but forbidden by Parliament to serve, so John Nixon continued as Mayor for another year)* - 1648/1649: Thomas Weekes
- 1649/1650: George Potter
- 1650/1651: Walter Cave
- 1651/1652: Matthew Langley
- 1652/1653: Richard Miller
- 1653/1654: Thomas Williams II
- 1654/1655: John
Nixon
*(3rd of three terms)* - 1655/1656: Martin
Wright
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1656/1657: William
Wright II
*(1st of two terms)* - 1657/1658: Thomas Dennis
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1658/1659: Humphrey Whistler
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1659/1660: John Lambe
*(1st of two terms)* - 1660/1661: Sampson White
*(1st of two terms)* - 1661/1662: Leonard Bowman
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1662/1663: Roger Griffin
- 1663/1664: John Harris
- 1664/1665: John White
- 1665/1666: Sir Sampson White
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1666/1667: William Bayly
*(1st of two terms)* - 1667/1668: William
Wright II
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1668/1669: John Lambe
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1669/1670: John
Townsend I
*(1st of two terms)* - 1670/1671: Francis Greneway
- 1671/1672: Francis Heywood
- 1672/1673: William Cornish
- 1673/1674: Anthony Hall
- 1674/1675: William Walker
*(1st of three terms)* - 1675/1676: Tobias Browne
*(1st of two terms)* - 1676/1677: Thomas Fifield
- 1677/1678: William Morrell
- 1678/1679: Thomas Eustace
- 1679/1680: Robert Pawling
- 1680/1681: John Bowell
- 1681/1682: William Bayly
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1682/1683: John
Townsend I
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1683 to 1685: William Walker
*(2nd and 3rd of three terms)* - 1685/1686: Edward Coombes
- 1686/1687: Thomas Hunsdon
*(1st of two terms)* - 1687/1688: John Payne
- 1688/1689: (1) Richard Carter
*(1st of two terms)*;

(2) Robert Harrison*(1st of two terms)* - 1689/1690: Richard Hawkins
- 1690/1691: Richard Carter
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1691/1692: Henry White
- 1692/1693: John Croney
- 1693/1694: Tobias Browne
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1694/1695: Richard Wood
- 1695/1696: John
Taylor
*(1st of two terms)* - 1696/1697: Timothy
Bourne
*(1st of two terms)* - 1698/1699: Thomas Hunsdon
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1698/1699: John
Knibb I
*(1st of two terms)* - 1699/1700: Sir Robert Harrison
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1700/1701: Daniel
Webb
*(1st of four terms)* - 1701/1702: William Claxon
- 1702/1703: James Pinnell
- 1703/1704: Thomas
Sellar
*(1st of two terms)* - 1704/1705: Michael Cripps
- 1705/1706: Tobias
Payne
*(1st of two terms)* - 1706/1707: Daniel
Webb
*(2nd of four terms)* - 1707/1708: Timothy
Bourne
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1708/1709: John
Taylor
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1709/1710: Thomas
Sellar
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1710/1711: John
Knibb I
*(2nd of two terms)* - 1711/1712: Henry
Wise
*(1st of three terms)* - 1712/1713: Daniel
Webb
*(3rd of four terms)* - 1713/1714: Richard Broadwater