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Encyclopedia > List of Governors of Louisiana
Number of Governors of Louisiana by party affiliation[1]
Party Governors
Democratic 40
Republican 9
Democratic-Republican 5
Whig 5
Unionist Democrat 2
National Republican 1

This is a list of the governors of Louisiana, from acquisition by the United Sates in 1803 to the present day; for earlier governors of Louisiana see List of colonial governors of Louisiana. Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  Politics Portal      Further information: Politics of the United States#Organization of American political parties The Democratic... GOP redirects here. ... The Democratic-Republican Party, also known as the Republican Party , was founded by Thomas Jefferson and James Madison in 1792. ... The Whig Party was a political party of the United States during the era of Jacksonian democracy. ... Map of the division of the states during the Civil War. ... it can also be known as NRP.The National Republican Party was a United States political party that existed for a relatively brief period in the 1820s at the start of the Second Party System. ... A governor is an official who heads the government of a colony, state or other sub-national state unit. ... This article is about the U.S. State. ... This is a list of the colonial governors of Louisiana, from the founding of the first settlement by the French in 1699 to the territorys acquisition by the United States in 1803. ...

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Colonial period (French and Spanish governors)

Further information: List of colonial governors of Louisiana

This is a list of the colonial governors of Louisiana, from the founding of the first settlement by the French in 1699 to the territorys acquisition by the United States in 1803. ...

United States territorial period

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No. Governor Took Office Left Office
1 William Charles Cole Claiborne December 20, 1803 April 30, 1812

William Charles Cole Claiborne (1775 - 23 November 1817) was a United States politican, best known as the first U.S. governor of Louisiana. ... Image File history File links Wcc_claiborne. ...

First period of U.S. statehood

# Name Picture Took Office Left Office Party Notes
1 William Charles Cole Claiborne April 30, 1812 December 16, 1816 Democratic-Republican
2 Jacques Villeré December 16, 1816 December 18, 1820 Democratic-Republican
3 Thomas B. Robertson December 18, 1820 November 15, 1824 Democratic-Republican [2]
4 Henry S. Thibodaux November 15, 1824 December 13, 1824 Democratic-Republican [3]
5 Henry Johnson December 13, 1824 December 15, 1828 Democratic-Republican
6 Pierre Derbigny December 15, 1828 October 6, 1829 National Republican/Anti-Jackson [4]
7 Armand Beauvais October 6, 1829 January 14, 1830 Whig [5]
8 Jacques Dupre January 14, 1830 January 31, 1831 Whig [3]
9 Andre B. Roman January 31, 1831 February 4, 1835 Whig
10 Edward D. White, Sr. February 4, 1835 February 4, 1839 Whig
11 Andre B. Roman February 4, 1839 January 30, 1843 Whig
12 Alexander Mouton January 30, 1843 February 12, 1846 Democratic
13 Isaac Johnson February 12, 1846 January 28, 1850 Democratic
14 Joseph Marshall Walker January 28, 1850 January 18, 1853 Democratic
15 Paul O. Hebert January 18, 1853 January 22, 1856 Democratic
16 Robert C. Wickliffe January 22, 1856 January 23, 1860 Democratic
17 Thomas Overton Moore January 23, 1860 April 24, 1862 Democratic

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Civil War Era

Combatants United States of America (Union) Confederate States of America (Confederacy) Commanders Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. Grant Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee Strength 2,200,000 1,064,000 Casualties 110,000 killed in action, 360,000 total dead, 275,200 wounded 93,000 killed in action, 258,000 total...

Governors of Confederate-held territory in Louisiana

No. Name Picture Took Office Left Office Party Notes
17 Thomas Overton Moore April 24, 1862 January 25, 1864 Democratic
19 Henry W. Allen January 25, 1864 June 2, 1865 Democratic [6]

Motto Deo Vindice (Latin: Under God, Our Vindicator) Anthem (none official) God Save the South (unofficial) The Bonnie Blue Flag (unofficial) Dixie (unofficial) Capital Montgomery, Alabama (until May 29, 1861) Richmond, Virginia (May 29, 1861–April 2, 1865) Danville, Virginia (from April 3, 1865) Language(s) English (de facto) Religion... Thomas Overton Moore (April 10, 1804 – June 25, 1876), American politician, was Governor of Louisiana from 1860 until 1864. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  Politics Portal      Further information: Politics of the United States#Organization of American political parties The Democratic... Henry Watkins Allen Henry Watkins Allen (April 29, 1820 – April 22, 1866) was an American soldier and politician, and a general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. ... Image File history File links Metadata No higher resolution available. ...

Governors of Union-held territory in Louisiana

No. Name Picture Took Office Left Office Party Notes
18 George F. Shepley July 2, 1862 March 4, 1864 Military
20 Michael Hahn March 4, 1864 March 4, 1865 Republican [7]

George Foster Shepley (January 1, 1819 – July 20, 1878) was a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... George Michael Hahn (November 24, 1830- March 15, 1886 was a Republican Governor of Louisiana, Congressman, United States Senator during Reconstruction and after. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ...

Reconstruction Era (Governors subordinate to U.S. military rule)

No. Name Picture Took Office Left Office Party Notes
21 James Madison Wells March 4, 1865 June 3, 1867 Unionist Democrat [8][9]
22 Benjamin Flanders June 3, 1867 January 8, 1868 Republican [10][11]
23 Joshua Baker January 8, 1868 June 27, 1868 Unionist Democrat [10][12]

For other uses, see Reconstruction (disambiguation). ... James Madison Wells was an elected Unionist Governor of Louisiana during Reconstruction. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Map of the division of the states during the Civil War. ... Benjamin Franklin Flanders was an appointed Governor of Louisiana during Reconstruction and was Mayor of New Orleans. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Joshua Baker was a Unionist Governor of Louisiana during Reconstruction. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ...

Resumption of U.S. Statehood

No. Name Picture Took Office Left Office Party Notes
24 Henry C. Warmoth June 27, 1868 December 9, 1872 Republican [13]
25 P. B. S. Pinchback December 9, 1872 January 13, 1873 Republican [14]
26 John McEnery January 13, 1873 May 22, 1873 Democratic [15]
27 William P. Kellogg January 13, 1873 January 8, 1877 Republican [15]
28* Stephen B. Packard January 8, 1877 April 24, 1877 Republican [16]
28 Francis T. Nicholls January 8, 1877 January 14, 1880 Democratic [17]
29 Louis A. Wiltz January 14, 1880 October 16, 1881 Democratic [4]
30 Samuel D. McEnery October 16, 1881 May 20, 1888 Democratic [18]
31 Francis T. Nicholls May 20, 1888 May 10, 1892 Democratic
32 Murphy J. Foster May 10, 1892 May 8, 1900 Democratic
33 William W. Heard May 8, 1900 May 10, 1904 Democratic
34 Newton C. Blanchard May 10, 1904 May 12, 1908 Democratic
35 Jared Y. Sanders, Sr. May 12, 1908 May 14, 1912 Democratic [19]
36 Luther E. Hall May 14, 1912 May 9, 1916 Democratic
37 Ruffin G. Pleasant May 9, 1916 May 11, 1920 Democratic
38 John M. Parker May 11, 1920 May 13, 1924 Democratic
39 Henry L. Fuqua May 13, 1924 October 11, 1926 Democratic [4]
40 Oramel H. Simpson October 11, 1926 May 21, 1928 Democratic [14]
41 Huey Pierce Long May 21, 1928 January 25, 1932 Democratic [20][21]
42 Alvin Olin King January 25, 1932 May 10, 1932 Democratic [14][22]
43 Oscar Kelly (O.K.) Allen May 10, 1932 January 28, 1936 Democratic [4]
44 James A. Noe January 28, 1936 May 12, 1936 Democratic [14]
45 Richard W. Leche May 12, 1936 June 26, 1939 Democratic [23]
46 Earl K. Long June 26, 1939 May 14, 1940 Democratic [14]
47 Sam H. Jones May 14, 1940 May 9, 1944 Democratic
48 Jimmie H. Davis May 9, 1944 May 11, 1948 Democratic
49 Earl K. Long May 11, 1948 May 13, 1952 Democratic
50 Robert F. Kennon May 13, 1952 May 8, 1956 Democratic
51 Earl K. Long May 8, 1956 May 10, 1960 Democratic
52 Jimmie H. Davis May 10, 1960 May 12, 1964 Democratic
53 John J. McKeithen May 12, 1964 May 2, 1972 Democratic [24]
54 Edwin W. Edwards May 9, 1972 March 10, 1980 Democratic
55 David C. Treen March 10, 1980 March 12, 1984 Republican
56 Edwin W. Edwards March 12, 1984 March 14, 1988 Democratic
57 Charles E. (Buddy) Roemer III March 14, 1988 January 13, 1992 Democratic (1988-1991)
Republican (1991-1992)[25]
58 Edwin W. Edwards January 13, 1992 January 8, 1996 Democratic
59 Mike Foster January 8, 1996 January 12, 2004 Republican
60 Kathleen Babineaux Blanco January 12, 2004 Incumbent Democratic [26]
61 Bobby Jindal Governor elect,
scheduled to take office
January 14, 2008
Republican

Henry Clay Warmoth (1842-1931) was a Republican politician who served as Governor of Louisiana from 1868 until his impeachment and suspension from office in December 1872. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Pinckney Benton Stewart Pinchback (May 10, 1837 – December 21, 1921) was the first African American to become governor of a U.S. state. ... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 450 × 599 pixelsFull resolution (2712 × 3608 pixel, file size: 885 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Pinckney Benton Stewart Pinchback ( May 10, 1837 – December 21, 1921) was the first African American to become governor of a U.S. state. ... John McEnery (1833-1890) was a Louisiana Democratic politician who was considered by many to be the winner of the 1872 election for Governor of Louisiana. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... William Pitt Kellogg (December 8, 1830 August 10, 1918) was an American politician. ... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 471 × 600 pixelsFull resolution‎ (3,216 × 4,096 pixels, file size: 868 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) William Pitt Kellogg ( December 8 1830 - August 10 1918) was an American politician and a carpetbagger governor of Louisiana from 1873-1877. ... Stephen B. Packard was a carpetbagger from the U.S. state of Maine who emerged as an important Republican politician in Louisiana during the era of Reconstruction. ... If you hold the copyright to an image (e. ... Francis Redding Tillou Nicholls (August 20, 1834 – January 4, 1912) was an American attorney, politician, judge, and a brigadier general in the Confederate States Army during the U.S. Civil War. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Louis Alfred Wiltz (October 22, 1843 – October 16, 1881) served as Governor of Louisiana USA from 1880 – 1881. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Samuel Douglas McEnery (May 28, 1837 - June 10, 1910) served as Governor of Louisiana from 1881 until 1888, and as a United States Senator from 1897 until 1910. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Francis Redding Tillou Nicholls (August 20, 1834 – January 4, 1912) was an American attorney, politician, judge, and a brigadier general in the Confederate States Army during the U.S. Civil War. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Murphy James Foster (January 12, 1849 - June 21, 1921) is a Louisiana politician who served two terms as Governor of Louisiana (1892 - 1900). ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... William Wright Heard William Wright Heard (April 28, 1853 - June 1, 1926) was the Democratic governor of Louisiana from 1900 to 1904. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Newton Crain Blanchard (January 29, 1849 - June 22, 1922) was a United States Representative, Senator, and Governor of Louisiana. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Jared Young Sanders, Sr. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Ruffin Golson Pleasant (June 2, 1871 -- September 12, 1937) was the Democratic governor of Louisiana from 1916-1920, who is remembered for having mobilized his state for World War I. Prior to his governorship, Pleasant was the Louisiana attorney general from 1912-1916 and the city attorney of Shreveport from... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... John Milliken Parker (also known as John M. Parker (1863-03-16 – 1939-05-20) was an American Democrat politician from Louisiana, who served as the states governor from 1920–1924. ... If you hold the copyright to an image (e. ... Henry Luce Fuqua was born November 8, 1865. ... If you hold the copyright to an image (e. ... Oramel H. Simpson became governor of the state of Louisiana upon the death of his predecessor, Henry L. Fuqua. ... If you hold the copyright to an image (e. ... Huey Pierce Long (August 30, 1893–September 10, 1935), known as The Kingfish, was an American politician; he was governor of Louisiana (1928–1932), Senator (1932–1935) and a presidential hopeful before his assassination. ... Original image http://bioguide. ... Alvin Olin King (June 21, 1890 – 1958) was a Louisiana politician. ... If you hold the copyright to an image (e. ... Gov. ... Image File history File links OKAllen2. ... James A. Noe, Sr. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Richard W. Leche was the governor of Louisiana from 1936 till 1939. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Earl Kemp Long (26 August 1895 - 5 September 1960) was an American politician and three-time Governor of Louisiana. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Sam Houston Jones was the governor of Louisiana from 1940 to 1944. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... James Houston Davis, better known as Jimmie Davis, (September 11, 1899 - November 5, 2000) was a noted singer who served as Governor of Louisiana. ... Image File history File links Jimmie_Davis_portrait. ... Earl Kemp Long (26 August 1895 - 5 September 1960) was an American politician and three-time Governor of Louisiana. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Robert Floyd Kennon (August 12, 1902 - January 11, 1988) was the Democratic governor of the state of Louisiana, United States between 1952-1956. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Earl Kemp Long (26 August 1895 - 5 September 1960) was an American politician and three-time Governor of Louisiana. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... James Houston Davis, better known as Jimmie Davis, (September 11, 1899 - November 5, 2000) was a noted singer who served as Governor of Louisiana. ... Image File history File links Jimmie_Davis_portrait. ... John Julian McKeithen (May 28, 1918 – June 4, 1999) was a Governor of Louisiana. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Edwin Washington Edwards (born 7 August 1927) is a United States politician who served as governor of Louisiana for four terms (1972 - 1980, 1984 - 1988, and 1992 - 1996), more terms than any other Louisiana governor. ... Louisiana Governor Edwin W. Edwards, official portrait, resized from New Orleans Public Library website The copyright status of this work is difficult or impossible to determine. ... David C. Treen David Conner Treen, Sr. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Edwin Washington Edwards (born 7 August 1927) is a United States politician who served as governor of Louisiana for four terms (1972 - 1980, 1984 - 1988, and 1992 - 1996), more terms than any other Louisiana governor. ... Louisiana Governor Edwin W. Edwards, official portrait, resized from New Orleans Public Library website The copyright status of this work is difficult or impossible to determine. ... Charles Elson Buddy Roemer, III, was governor of Louisiana from 1988 to 1992 and a Democratic member of the U.S. House from 1981-1988. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Edwin Washington Edwards (born 7 August 1927) is a United States politician who served as governor of Louisiana for four terms (1972 - 1980, 1984 - 1988, and 1992 - 1996), more terms than any other Louisiana governor. ... Louisiana Governor Edwin W. Edwards, official portrait, resized from New Orleans Public Library website The copyright status of this work is difficult or impossible to determine. ... Former Gov. ... Former Gov. ... Kathleen Babineaux Blanco (born December 15, 1942) is a Democratic politician from and the current governor of Louisiana. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 398 × 599 pixelsFull resolution (851 × 1280 pixel, file size: 101 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Bobby Jindal (born Piyush Jindal June 10, 1971, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana) is a Louisiana politician. ... Image File history File linksMetadata No higher resolution available. ...

Notes

  1. ^ Table includes both Union and Confederate governors.
  2. ^ Resigned to take a seat on the United States District Court for the District of Louisiana.
  3. ^ a b As president of the state senate, acted as governor for unexpired term.
  4. ^ a b c d Died in office.
  5. ^ As president of the state senate, acted as governor until his senate president term expired.
  6. ^ Governor Allen was removed from office and fled to Mexico after the Union took control of Louisiana following the surrender of the Confederacy.
  7. ^ Resigned to take a seat in the United States Senate, but was denied his seat, Louisiana having not yet been readmitted to the Union.
  8. ^ As lieutenant governor, acted as governor for unexpired term.
  9. ^ Removed from office by General Phillip Sheridan, who held Wells accountable for the unstable political conditions stemming from the granting of suffrage to blacks.
  10. ^ a b Appointed military governor.
  11. ^ Resigned.
  12. ^ Removed from power; when Louisiana was readmitted to the Union, Governor Baker and General Winfield Scott Hancock, who appointed him, were removed from power in the state.
  13. ^ Impeached but never convicted; however, Warmoth was still removed from office with 35 days remaining in his term. All charges were later expunged.
  14. ^ a b c d e As lieutenant governor, acted as governor for unexpired term.
  15. ^ a b The State Returning Board declared John McEnery the winner over William Kellogg in 1872, but a second election board was formed that declared Kellogg the winner. Both men were sworn in to office on the same day by opposing legislatures. After armed skirmishes erupted, President Ulysses S. Grant stepped in, declaring Kellogg the winner on September 20, 1873.
  16. ^ Packard was the Radical Republican candidate for governor in 1876. In a disputed outcome, both Packard and his Democratic opponent, Francis T. Nicholls were inaugurated. Nicholls had led in the balloting by some eight thousand votes, but the Republican-controlled State Returning Board cited fraud and declared Packard the victor. Pinchback, however, refused to support Packard and endorsed Nicholls.
    • Appletons' Annual Cyclopædia and Register of Important Events of the Year 1877 p.455-67
  17. ^ Francis Nicholls won the 1876 election over Stephen B. Packard, but the Republican-controlled State Returning Board declared Packard the winner. Nicholls took office anyway, and assembled a government that was eventually recognized by the federal government as the proper state government.
    • Appletons' Annual Cyclopædia and Register of Important Events of the Year 1877 p.455-67
  18. ^ As lieutenant governor, acted as governor for unexpired term, and was later elected in his own right.
  19. ^ Elected to the United States Senate but refused the seat, preferring to remain governor.
  20. ^ Impeached on charges of bribery and corruption, but not convicted.
  21. ^ Resigned to take an elected seat in the United States Senate; Governor Long was elected to the Senate in 1930, but did not take office until 1932, preferring to remain in office as governor.
  22. ^ Paul N. Cyr was lieutenant governor under Governor Huey Long, and stated he would take over for governor after Long left for the Senate, but Long demanded Cyr forfeit his office. Alvin Olin King, as president of the state senate, was elevated to lieutenant governor and later governor.
  23. ^ Resigned due to a fraud scandal; he was later convicted of mail fraud, and served five years in prison. He was pardoned by President Harry S. Truman in 1953.
  24. ^ First Louisiana governor elected to consecutive terms after 1921 constitution was amended in 1966 to allow governors to serve two consecutive terms.
  25. ^ Roemer was elected as a Democrat in 1987. He switched parties in 1991 and lost re-election.
  26. ^ Governor Blanco's term expires in 2008; she is retiring.

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