Politicians

James P. Goodrich
James P. Goodrich
Authors, Politicians

James Putnam Goodrich, (February 18, 1864 - August 15, 1940), a Republican, was the 29th Governor of Indiana from 1917 to 1921. His term focused on reforming the operations of the state...

Preston Leslie
Preston Leslie
Politicians

Preston Hopkins Leslie (March 8, 1819 – February 7, 1907) was the 26th Governor of Kentucky from 1871 to 1875 and territorial governor of Montana from 1887 to 1889. He ascended to the office...

Arthur G. Crane
Arthur G. Crane
Authors, Politicians

Arthur Griswold Crane (September 1, 1877 – August 11, 1955) was an American teacher and politician. He was the 20th Governor of Wyoming from 1949 to 1951. Born in New York, Crane attended...

David Turpie
David Turpie
Politicians

David Battle Turpie (July 8, 1828 – April 21, 1909) was an American politician. Turpie was born in Hamilton County, Ohio. He grew up in Ohio and graduated from Kenyon College in 1848. He...

Robert Hanna
Robert Hanna
Politicians

Robert Hanna (April 6, 1786 – November 16, 1858) was the third Senator for Indiana, succeeding James Noble on the latter's death. Hanna was born near Fountainius in Laurens District, South...

Conrad Baker
Conrad Baker
Politicians

Conrad Baker (February 12, 1817 – April 28, 1885) was a state representative, 14th Lieutenant Governor, and the 15th Governor of the U.S. state of Indiana from 1867 to 1873. Baker had served...

Chase A. Clark
Chase A. Clark
Politicians

Chase Addison Clark (August 20, 1883 in Amo, Indiana – December 30, 1966 in Boise, Idaho) was an attorney and politician from Idaho. He served as the 18th Governor of Idaho from 1941 to...

C. A. Bottolfsen
C. A. Bottolfsen
Politicians

Clarence Alfred Bottolfsen (October 10, 1891 – July 18, 1964) was a politician from Idaho. He served as the 17th and 19th Governor of Idaho from 1939 to 1941 and again from 1943 to 1945. He...

Warren T. McCray
Warren T. McCray
Politicians

Warren Terry McCray (February 4, 1865, near Brook, Indiana – December 19, 1938, in Kentland, Indiana) was the 30th Governor of the U.S. state of Indiana from 1921 to 1924. He came into...

Oliver H. Smith
Oliver H. Smith
Politicians

Oliver Hampton Smith (October 23, 1794–March 19, 1859) was a United States Representative and Senator from Indiana. Born on Smith's Island, near Trenton, New Jersey, attended the common...

John M. Haines
John M. Haines
Politicians

John Michiner Haines (born January 1, 1863 in Jasper County, Iowa – died June 4, 1917 in Boise, Idaho) was the tenth Governor of Idaho from 1913 until 1915. Prior to being elected governor...

James H. Hawley
James H. Hawley
Politicians

James Henry Hawley (b. January 17, 1847, Dubuque, Iowa – died August 3, 1929, Boise, Idaho) was the ninth Governor of Idaho from 1911 until 1913. Hawley also served as mayor of Boise from...

Henry H. Crapo
Henry H. Crapo
Politicians

Henry Howland Crapo (pronounced "Cray-poe") (May 24, 1804 – July 23, 1869) was the 14th Governor of Michigan during the end of the American Civil War and the beginning of...

Stephen F. Chadwick
Stephen F. Chadwick
Politicians

Stephen Fowler Chadwick (December 25, 1825 – January 15, 1895) was an American Democratic politician who served as the fifth Governor of Oregon from 1877 to 1878. Governor Chadwick was the...

James D. Black
James D. Black
Politicians

James Dixon Black (September 24, 1849 – August 5, 1938) was the 39th Governor of Kentucky, serving for seven months in 1919. He ascended to the office when Governor Augustus O. Stanley was...

Lyman U. Humphrey
Lyman U. Humphrey
Politicians

Lyman Underwood Humphrey (July 25, 1844 – September 12, 1915) was the 11th Governor of Kansas. Humphrey was born in New Baltimore, Ohio to Lyman and Elizabeth (Everhart) Humphrey, one of two...

Lorenzo D. Lewelling
Lorenzo D. Lewelling
Politicians

Lorenzo Dow Lewelling (December 21, 1846 – September 3, 1900) was the 12th Governor of Kansas. Lewelling was born to William Lewelling, an abolitionist who died soon after making an...

John W. Leedy
John W. Leedy
Politicians

John Whitnah Leedy (March 8, 1849 – March 24, 1935) was the 14th Governor of Kansas. Leedy ran for a seat to the Alberta Legislature in the 1917 Alberta general election as a candidate for...

William E. Stanley
William E. Stanley
Politicians

William Eugene Stanley (December 28, 1844 – October 13, 1910) was the 15th Governor of Kansas.

Albert E. Mead
Albert E. Mead
Politicians

Albert Edward Mead (December 14, 1861 – March 19, 1913) was the fifth Governor of Washington, serving in that position from 1905 to 1909. Before being elected governor, Mead served as Mayor...

Ernest Lister
Ernest Lister
Politicians

Ernest Lister (June 15, 1870 – June 14, 1919) was the eighth Governor of the state of Washington. He was sworn into the office in 1913 and remained in it until his death six years later.

Frank L. Houx
Frank L. Houx
Politicians

Frank Lee Houx (December 12, 1854– April 3, 1941) was an American politician, who served as the tenth Governor of Wyoming. Houx was born near Lexington, Missouri, the second of five children...

Thomas Pinckney
Thomas Pinckney
Politicians

Thomas Pinckney (October 23, 1750 – November 2, 1828) was an early American statesman, diplomat and veteran of both the American Revolutionary War and the War of 1812. Pinckney was born in...

Omar D. Conger
Omar D. Conger
Politicians

Omar Dwight Conger (April 1, 1818 – July 11, 1898) was a U.S. Representative and U.S. Senator from the U.S. state of Michigan. Conger was born in Cooperstown, New York and moved with his...

John Alden Dix
John Alden Dix
Politicians

John Alden Dix (December 25, 1860 – April 9, 1928) was the 38th Governor of New York from January 1911 to December 1912. Born in Glens Falls, Warren County, New York, Dix attended Cornell...

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