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Oregon : Past Governors Bios
Governor's Name State Time in Office Party
Gov. Ted Kulongoski Oregon (2003 - 2011)
Democrat
Gov. Barbara Roberts Oregon (1991 - 1995)
Democrat
Gov. Neil Goldschmidt Oregon (1987 - 1991)
Democrat
Gov. Victor G. Atiyeh Oregon (1979 - 1987)
Republican
Gov. Robert William Straub Oregon (1975 - 1979)
Democrat
Gov. Thomas Lawson McCall Oregon (1967 - 1975)
Republican
Gov. Mark Odom Hatfield Oregon (1959 - 1967)
Republican
Gov. Robert Denison Holmes Oregon (1957 - 1959)
Democrat
Gov. Elmo Everett Smith Oregon (1956 - 1957)
Republican
Gov. Paul Linton Patterson Oregon (1952 - 1956)
Republican
Gov. James Douglas McKay Oregon (1949 - 1952)
Republican
Gov. John Hubert Hall Oregon (1947 - 1949)
Republican
Gov. Earl Wilcox Snell Oregon (1943 - 1947)
Republican
Gov. Charles Arthur Sprague Oregon (1939 - 1943)
Republican
Gov. Charles Henry Martin Oregon (1935 - 1939)
Democrat
Gov. Julius L. Meier Oregon (1931 - 1935)
Independent
Gov. Albin Walter Norblad Oregon (1929 - 1931)
Republican
Gov. Isaac Lee Patterson Oregon (1927 - 1929)
Republican
Gov. Walter Marcus Pierce Oregon (1923 - 1927)
Democrat
Gov. Ben Olcott Oregon (1919 - 1923)
Republican
Gov. James Withycombe Oregon (1915 - 1919)
Republican
Gov. Oswald West Oregon (1911 - 1915)
Democrat
Gov. Jay Bowerman Oregon (1910 - 1911)
Republican
Gov. Frank W. Benson Oregon (1909 - 1910)
Republican
Gov. George Earle Chamberlain Oregon (1903 - 1909)
Democrat
Gov. Theodore T. Geer Oregon (1899 - 1903)
Republican
Gov. William Paine Lord Oregon (1895 - 1899)
Republican
Gov. Sylvester Pennoyer Oregon (1887 - 1895)
Democratic
Gov. Zenas Perry Moody Oregon (1882 - 1887)
Republican
Gov. William Wallace Thayer Oregon (1878 - 1882)
Democrat
Gov. Stephen Fowler Chadwick Oregon (1877 - 1878)
Democrat
Gov. Lafayette Grover Oregon (1870 - 1877)
Democrat
Gov. George Lemuel Woods Oregon (1866 - 1870)
Republican
Gov. Addison C. Gibbs Oregon (1862 - 1866)
Republican
Gov. John Whiteaker Oregon (1859 - 1862)
Democrat