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Encyclopedia > Governor of Nevada

This is a list of Governors of Nevada. The only governor of Nevada Territory was James W. Nye, a Republican who served from 1861 until statehood in 1864.

# Name Party Term
1 Henry G. Blasdel Republican Party 18641871
2 Lewis R. Bradley Democratic Party 18711879
3 John H. Kinkead Republican Party 18791883
4 Jewett W. Adams Democratic Party 18831887
5 Charles C. Stevenson Republican Party 18871890
6 Frank Bell Republican Party 18901891
7 Roswell K. Colcord Republican Party 18911895
8 John E. Jones Silver Party 18951896
9 Reinhold Sadler Silver Party 18961903
10 John Sparks Silver-Democratic 19031908
11 Denver S. Dickerson Silver-Democratic 19081911
12 Tasker L. Oddie Republican 19111915
13 Emmet D. Boyle Democratic 19151923
14 James G. Scrugham Democratic 19231927
15 Fred B. Balzar Republican 19271934
16 Morley Griswold Republican 19341935
17 Richard Kirman, Sr. Democratic 19351939
18 Edward P. Carville Democratic 19391945
19 Vail M. Pittman Democratic 19451951
20 Charles H. Russell Republican 19511959
21 Grant Sawyer Democratic 19591967
22 Paul Laxalt Republican 19671971
23 Mike O'Callaghan Democratic 19711979
24 Robert List Republican 19791983
25 Richard Hudson Bryan Democratic 19831989
26 Bob Miller Democratic 19891999
27 Kenny Guinn Republican 1999

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