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Washington : Past Governors Bios
Governor's Name State Time in Office Party
Gov. Chris Gregoire Washington (2005 - 2013)
Democrat
Gov. Gary Locke Washington (1997 - 2005)
Democrat
Gov. Michael Lowry Washington (1993 - 1997)
Democrat
Gov. Booth Gardner Washington (1985 - 1993)
Democrat
Gov. John Dennis Spellman Washington (1981 - 1985)
Republican
Gov. Dixy Lee Ray Washington (1977 - 1981)
Democrat
Gov. Daniel Jackson Evans Washington (1965 - 1977)
Republican
Gov. Albert Dean Rosellini Washington (1957 - 1965)
Democrat
Gov. Monrad Charles Wallgren Washington (1945 - 1949)
Democrat
Gov. Arthur B. Langlie Washington (1941 - 1945)
(1949 - 1957)
Republican
Gov. Clarence Daniel Martin Washington (1933 - 1941)
Democrat
Gov. Roland H. Hartley Washington (1925 - 1933)
Republican
Gov. Louis Folwell Hart Washington (1919 - 1925)
Republican
Gov. Ernest Lister Washington (1913 - 1919)
Democrat
Gov. Marion E. Hay Washington (1909 - 1913)
Republican
Gov. Samuel G. Cosgrove Washington (1909 - 1909)
Republican
Gov. Albert E. Mead Washington (1905 - 1909)
Republican
Gov. Henry McBride Washington (1901 - 1905)
Republican
Gov. John Rankin Rogers Washington (1897 - 1901)
Populist (first term); Democrat (second term)
Gov. John Harte McGraw Washington (1893 - 1897)
Republican
Gov. Elisha Peyre Ferry Washington (1889 - 1893)
Republican