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Florida : Past Governors Bios
Governor's Name State Time in Office Party
Gov. Charlie Crist Florida (2007 - 2011)
Republican
Gov. Jeb Bush Florida (1999 - 2007)
Republican
Gov. Kenneth Hood Mackay Florida (1998 - 1999)
Democratic
Gov. Lawton Chiles Florida (1991 - 1998)
Democrat
Gov. Robert Martinez Florida (1987 - 1991)
Democrat, Republican
Gov. Daniel Robert Graham Florida (1979 - 1987)
Democrat
Gov. Reubin O'Donovan Askew Florida (1971 - 1979)
Democrat
Gov. Claude Roy Kirk Florida (1967 - 1971)
Democrat, Republican
Gov. Haydon Burns Florida (1965 - 1967)
Democrat
Gov. Cecil Farris Bryant Florida (1961 - 1965)
Democrat
Gov. Thomas Leroy Collins Florida (1955 - 1961)
Democrat
Gov. Charley Eugene Johns Florida (1953 - 1955)
Democrat
Gov. Daniel Thomas McCarty Florida (1953 - 1953)
Democrat
Gov. Fuller Warren Florida (1949 - 1953)
Democrat
Gov. Millard Fillmore Caldwell Florida (1945 - 1949)
Democrat
Gov. Spessard Lindsey Holland Florida (1941 - 1945)
Democrat
Gov. Frederick Preston Cone Florida (1937 - 1941)
Democrat
Gov. David Sholtz Florida (1933 - 1937)
Democrat
Gov. Doyle Elam Carlton Florida (1929 - 1933)
Democrat
Gov. John Wellborn Martin Florida (1925 - 1929)
Democrat
Gov. Cary Augustus Hardee Florida (1921 - 1925)
Democrat
Gov. Sidney Johnston Catts Florida (1917 - 1921)
Democrat, Prohibition
Gov. Park Trammell Florida (1913 - 1917)
Democrat
Gov. Albert Waller Gilchrist Florida (1909 - 1913)
Democrat
Gov. Napoleon Bonaparte Broward Florida (1905 - 1909)
Democrat
Gov. William Sherman Jennings Florida (1901 - 1905)
Democrat
Gov. Henry Laurens Mitchell Florida (1893 - 1897)
Democrat
Gov. Francis Philip Fleming Florida (1889 - 1893)
Democrat
Gov. Edward Alysworth Perry Florida (1885 - 1889)
Democrat
Gov. William Dunnington Bloxham Florida (1881 - 1885)
(1897 - 1901)
Democrat
Gov. George Franklin Drew Florida (1877 - 1881)
Democrat
Gov. Marcellus Lovejoy Stearns Florida (1874 - 1877)
Republican
Gov. Ossian Bingley Hart Florida (1873 - 1874)
Republican
Gov. Harrison Reed Florida (1868 - 1873)
Republican
Gov. David Shelby Walker Florida (1865 - 1868)
Democrat
Gov. William Marvin Florida (1865 - 1865)
Provisional
Gov. Abraham Kurkindolle Allison Florida (1865 - 1865)
Democrat
Gov. John Milton Florida (1861 - 1865)
Democrat
Gov. Madison Starke Perry Florida (1857 - 1861)
Democrat
Gov. James Emilius Broome Florida (1853 - 1857)
Democrat
Gov. Thomas Brown Florida (1849 - 1853)
Whig
Gov. William Dunn Moseley Florida (1845 - 1849)
Democrat