Grand Marshals
From 1851 to Present.

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TitleFirstLast Year
Dr.BrianO'Dwyer Esq.2019 Grand Marshal is Dr. Brian John O’Dwyer, Esq.
LorettaBrennan Glucksman2018 Grand Marshal and Aides
Michael J.Dowling2017 Grand Marshal and Aides
SenatorGeorge J.MitchellThe 2016 Grand Marshal and Aides to the Grand Marshal
CardinalTimothyDolan2015 Grand Marshal
John "Jack"Ahern2014
Alfred E.Smith2013
FrankComerford2012
AuthorMaryHiggins Clark2011
Police CommissionerRaymondKelly2010
Michael J.Gibbons2009
Tommy M.Smyth2008
Ambassador to the Holy SeeRaymondFlynn2007
Timothy J.Rooney2006
Denis P.Kelleher2005
Thomas W.Gleason2004
James G.O’Connor2003
CardinalEdwardEgan2002
Edward J.Malloy2001
Dr.KevinCahill2000
ActressMaureenO’Hara1999
TaoiseachAlbertReynolds1998
Dr.John L.Lahey1997
William J. "Bill"Flynn1996
CardinalJohnO’Connor1995
CongressmanThomasManton1994
– No Grand Marshal –– No Grand Marshal –1993
Corneilus "Connie"Doolan1992
MaryHolt Moore1991
EdwardSheeran1990
Radio HostDorothyHayden Cudahy1989
WilliamBurke1988
JohnLawe1987
AlfredO’Hagan1986
ControllerPeterKing1985
Thomas “Teddy”Gleason1984
MichaelFlannery1983
BrotherCharles B.Quinn1982
Joseph P.Kennedy1981
William J.Burke1980
John J.Sweeney1979
James “Barney”Ferguson1978
CouncilmanThomasCuite1977
GovernorHughCarey1976
Police CommissionerMichael J.Codd1975
PaulO’Dwyer1974
John W.Duffy1973
Alfred Y.Morgan1972
Patrick J.Grimes1971
John "Kerry"O’Donnell1970
ReverendJohnBarry1969
John V.Lynch1968
Lt. GovernorMalcolmWilson1967
Frank D.O’Connor1966
DavidSullivan1965
ReverendSean S.Reid1964
GeneralMartin H.Meaney1963
James A.Farley1962
Borough PresidentJohn "Pat"Clancy1961
John F.Geoghan1960
William J.O’Brien1959
Timothy J.Driscoll1958
JudgeJames J.Comerford1957
Sean P.Keating1956
John R.Kane1955
MayorRobertWagner1954
Police CommissionerGeorge P.Monaghan1953
JudgeEugeneMcAuliffe1952
ReverendDonalO’Callaghan1951
Police CommissionerWilliamO’Brien1950
John A.Coleman Jr.1949
JudgeOwen W.Bohan1948
Brigadier GeneralWilliam P.Cavanaugh1947
John S.Burke1946
MonsignorPatrick J.O’Donnell1945
CaptainStephen J.Meany, S.J.1944
Brigadier GeneralJohn J.Mangan1943
John J.McCarthy1942
John J.Splain1941
JudgeChristopher J.McGrath1940
MonsignorMichael J.Lavelle1939
JudgeWilliamO’Dwyer1938
JudgeWilliam T.Collins1937
Attorney GeneralJohn J.Bennett1936
John J.Walsh1935
JudgeTimothy A.Leary1934
Roderick J.Kennedy1933
MayorJamesWalker1932
John F.Curry1931
SheriffThomas M.Farley1930
JohnO’Hagan1929
Mayor (Acting)Joseph V.McKee1928
JudgeThomas J.Churchill1927
State SenatorPeter J.McGarry1926
GovernorAlfred E.Smith1925
ColonelTimothy J.Moynahan1924
JudgeWilliam P.Burr1923
JudgeEdward J.Gavegan1922
ColonelAlexander E.Anderson1921
JudgeDaniel F.Cohalan1920
JudgeJohnGoff1919
Charles F.Connolly1918
Patrick J.Collins1917
CoronorTimothyHealy1916
Michael J.Brown1915
Eugene J.Flood1914
Michael J.Connaughton1913
Frank J.Hartin1912
Peter E.Murphy1911
JamesDoris1910
Patrick J.Gilroy1909
Peter J.Molloy1908
FrankJoyce1907
Martin J.Kane1906
Edward P.Gilgar1905
William H.Lynch1904
Patrick M.Burke1903
ThomasKelly1902
PeterLennon1901
JohnEllard1900
Patrick H.Lennon1899
JeremiaCronin1899
PatrickCasserly1898
Timothy M.Moriarty1897
Dominick J.Connaughton1896
DanielMeenan1895
PatrickCostello1894
Michael L.Burke1893
John J.Hickey1892
JohnMulqueen1891
JohnMcGlynn1891
JamesLamb1890
John A.Hernan1889
EdwardDowdall1888
JamesCarroll1888
ThomasFitzpatrick1887
JohnLennon1887
ThomasO'Connell1886
MichaelGilmartin1886
EdwardEnnis1885
Patrick J.Rodgers1885
Patrick M.Mallon1884
ThomasMaguire1883
Patrick NapoleonOakley1882
JohnLenihan1881
PeterHalpin1880
JamesHaggerty1879
PatrickCasserly1878
PatrickCrowe1877
PatrickReilly1876
JohnO'Reilly1875
JohnMaguire1874
JohnGilligan1873
OwenHunt1872
MichaelMcNierney1871
JamesReilly1870
ThomasDonnelly1869
PatrickMcGovern1868
PatrickSullivan1867
JohnTherry1866
JohnTucker1865
DenisMeagher1864
JohnKane1863
Edward L.Carey1862
OwenKeenan1861
JudgeMichaelConnolly1860
JamesSandford1859
ThomasKiernan1858
PatrickMcCoy1858
JamesKeelan1857
JohnDaugherty1856
StephenO'Hara1855
Peter R.Gaynor1854
ThomasMcKiernan1853
PatrickDee1852
CaptainPatrickKerrigan1851

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