Definition of Selectman. Meaning of Selectman. Synonyms of Selectman

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Definition of Selectman

Selectman
Selectman Se*lect"man, n.; pl. Selectmen. One of a board of town officers chosen annually in the New England States to transact the general public business of the town, and have a kind of executive authority. The number is usually from three to seven in each town. The system of delegated town action was then, perhaps, the same which was defined in an ``order made in 1635 by the inhabitants of Charlestown at a full meeting for the government of the town, by selectmen;' the name presently extended throughout New England to municipal governors. --Palfrey.

Meaning of Selectman from wikipedia

- Selectmen. The first selectman is the head of the board of selectmen in some New England towns. Historically, the first selectman was the one who received...
- earning 3.89% of the vote. Ned Lamont, businessman, former Greenwich Selectman, nominee for the U.S. Senate in 2006 and candidate for Governor of Connecticut...
- Nashua-area Ward 4 alongside David Cote and Mary Gorman. She was also a selectman in Ward 4 in Nashua. (Selectmen in New Hampshire city wards are solely...
- Government  • Type Selectman-town meeting  • First Selectman Peggy Lyons (D)  • Selectman Tom Banisch (R)  • Selectman Erin Duques (R)  • Selectman Al Goldberg...
- 8% of those age 65 or over. First Selectman; Tim Griswold; Republican Selectwoman; Mary Jo Nosal, Democrat Selectman; Christopher Kerr, Republican From...
- Government  • Type Selectman-town meeting  • First selectman Carl P. Fortuna, Jr (R)  • Selectman Scott Geigerich (R)  • Selectman Steven Gernhardt (D)...
- John Rowe (1715–1787) was a property developer and merchant in 18th century Boston, M****achusetts. As a merchant, John Rowe's most famous cargo was the...
- First Selectman. Scalettar was elected on May 6, 2013 and sworn in as First Selectman on June 28, 2013. Scalettar served as the First Selectman for 2...
- actor of stage and television. He is best known for playing uptight town selectman Taylor Doose on the WB series Gilmore Girls (2000-2007). He pla**** the...
- a cordwainer, and a lieutenant in the militia. John Sr. served as a selectman (town councilman) and supervised the building of schools and roads. Adams...
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