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Ohio : Past Governors Bios

Governor's Name State Time in Office Party
Gov. Ted Strickland Ohio (2007 - 2011 )
Democrat
Gov. Bob Taft Ohio (1999 - 2007 )
Republican
Gov. Nancy P. Hollister Ohio (1998 - 1999 )
Republican
Gov. George V. Voinovich Ohio (1991 - 1998 )
Republican
Gov. Richard F. Celeste Ohio (1983 - 1991 )
Democrat
Gov. John Joyce Gilligan Ohio (1971 - 1975 )
Democrat
Gov. Michael Vincent DiSalle Ohio (1959 - 1963 )
Democrat
Gov. Crane William O'Neill Ohio (1957 - 1959 )
Republican
Gov. John William Brown Ohio (1957 - 1957 )
Republican
Gov. Thomas J. Herbert Ohio (1947 - 1949 )
Republican
Gov. John William Bricker Ohio (1939 - 1945 )
Republican
Gov. Martin Luther Davey Ohio (1935 - 1939 )
Democrat
Gov. George White Ohio (1931 - 1935 )
Democrat
Gov. Myers Young Cooper Ohio (1929 - 1931 )
Republican
Gov. Alvin Victor Donahey Ohio (1923 - 1929 )
Democrat
Gov. Harry L. Davis Ohio (1921 - 1923 )
Republican
Gov. Frank Bartlett Willis Ohio (1915 - 1917 )
Republican
Gov. Judson Harmon Ohio (1909 - 1913 )
Democrat
Gov. Andrew L. Harris Ohio (1906 - 1909 )
Republican
Gov. John M. Pattison Ohio (1906 - 1906 )
Democrat
Gov. Myron Timothy Herrick Ohio (1904 - 1906 )
Republican
Gov. George Kilbon Nash Ohio (1900 - 1904 )
Republican
Gov. Asa Smith Bushnell Ohio (1896 - 1900 )
Republican
Gov. William McKinley Ohio (1892 - 1896 )
Republican
Gov. James Edwin Campbell Ohio (1890 - 1892 )
Democratic
Gov. Joseph Benson Foraker Ohio (1886 - 1890 )
Republican
Gov. George Hoadly Ohio (1884 - 1886 )
Democratic
Gov. Charles Foster Ohio (1880 - 1884 )
Republican
Gov. Richard Moore Bishop Ohio (1878 - 1880 )
Democratic
Gov. Thomas L. Young Ohio (1877 - 1878 )
Republican
Gov. William Allen Ohio (1874 - 1876 )
Democratic
Gov. Edward Follansbee Noyes Ohio (1872 - 1874 )
Republican
Gov. Jacob Dolson Cox Ohio (1866 - 1868 )
Republican
Gov. Charles Anderson Ohio (1865 - 1866 )
Union
Gov. John Brough Ohio (1864 - 1865 )
Union
Gov. David Tod Ohio (1862 - 1864 )
Union
Gov. William Dennison Ohio (1860 - 1862 )
Republican
Gov. Salmon Portland Chase Ohio (1856 - 1860 )
Republican
Gov. William Medill Ohio (1853 - 1856 )
Democratic
Gov. Reuben Wood Ohio (1850 - 1853 )
Democratic
Gov. Seabury Ford Ohio (1849 - 1850 )
Whig
Gov. William Bebb Ohio (1846 - 1849 )
Whig
Gov. Mordecai Bartley Ohio (1844 - 1846 )
Whig
Gov. Thomas Welles Bartley Ohio (1844 - 1844 )
Democratic
Gov. Thomas Corwin Ohio (1840 - 1842 )
Whig
Gov. Joseph Vance Ohio (1836 - 1838 )
Whig
Gov. Robert Lucas Ohio (1832 - 1836 )
Democratic
Gov. Duncan McArthur Ohio (1830 - 1832 )
National Republican
Gov. Jeremiah Morrow Ohio (1822 - 1826 )
Democratic-Republican
Gov. Ethan Allen Brown Ohio (1818 - 1822 )
Democratic-Republican
Gov. Thomas Worthington Ohio (1814 - 1818 )
Democratic-Republican
Gov. Othneil Looker Ohio (1814 - 1814 )
Democratic-Republican
Gov. Return Jonathan Meigs Ohio (1810 - 1814 )
Democratic-Republican
Gov. Samuel Huntington Ohio (1808 - 1810 )
Democratic-Republican
Gov. Thomas Kirker Ohio (1807 - 1808 )
Democratic-Republican
Gov. Edward Tiffin Ohio (1803 - 1807 )
Democratic-Republican
Gov. James Allen Rhodes Ohio (1963 - 1971 )
(1975 - 1983 )
Republican
Gov. Frank John Lausche Ohio (1945 - 1947 )
(1949 - 1957 )
Democrat
Gov. James Middleton Cox Ohio (1913 - 1915 )
(1917 - 1921 )
Democratic
Gov. Rutherford Birchard Hayes Ohio (1868 - 1872 )
(1876 - 1877 )
Republican
Gov. Wilson Shannon Ohio (1838 - 1840 )
(1842 - 1844 )
Democratic
Gov. Allen Trimble Ohio (1822 - 1822 )
(1826 - 1830 )
Democratic-Republican