FORMER ALABAMA GOVERNORS

Governor's Name State Time in Office Party
Gov. Kay Ivey Alabama 2017 - Republican Yes
Gov. Robert Bentley Alabama 2011 - 2017 Republican
Gov. Bob Riley Alabama 2003 - 2011 Republican
Gov. Donald Eugene Siegelman Alabama 1999 - 2003 Democrat
Gov. Forrest Hood James Alabama 1995 - 1999
1979 - 1983
Democrat, Republican
Gov. James Elisha Folsom, Jr. Alabama 1993 - 1995 Democrat
Gov. Harold Guy Hunt Alabama 1987 - 1993 Republican
Gov. George Corley Wallace Alabama 1983 - 1987
1971 - 1979
1963 - 1967
Democrat
Gov. Albert Preston Brewer Alabama 1968 - 1971 Democrat
Gov. Lurleen Burns Wallace Alabama 1967 - 1968 Democrat
Gov. John Malcolm Patterson Alabama 1959 - 1963 Democrat
Gov. James Elisha Folsom, Sr. Alabama 1955 - 1959
1947 - 1951
Democrat
Gov. Seth Gordon Persons Alabama 1951 - 1955 Democrat
Gov. Chauncey Sparks Alabama 1943 - 1947 Democrat
Gov. Frank Murray Dixon Alabama 1939 - 1943 Democrat
Gov. David Bibb Graves Alabama 1935 - 1939
1927 - 1931
Democrat
Gov. Benjamin Meek Miller Alabama 1931 - 1935 Democrat
Gov. William Woodward Brandon Alabama 1923 - 1927 Democrat
Gov. Thomas Erby Kilby Alabama 1919 - 1923 Democrat
Gov. Charles Henderson Alabama 1915 - 1919 Democrat
Gov. Emmet O’Neal Alabama 1911 - 1915 Democrat
Gov. Braxton Bragg Comer Alabama 1907 - 1911 Democrat
Gov. Russell McWorther Cunningham Alabama 1904 - 1905 Democrat
Gov. William Dorsey Jelks Alabama 1905 - 1907
1901 - 1904
Democrat
Gov. William James Samford Alabama 1900 - 1901 Democrat
Gov. Joseph Forney Johnston Alabama 1896 - 1900 Democrat
Gov. William Calvin Oates Alabama 1894 - 1896 Democrat
Gov. Thomas Goode Jones Alabama 1890 - 1894 Democrat
Gov. Thomas Seay Alabama 1886 - 1890 Democrat
Gov. Edward Asbury O’Neal Alabama 1882 - 1886 Democrat
Gov. Rufus Willis Cobb Alabama 1878 - 1882 Democrat
Gov. George Smith Houston Alabama 1874 - 1878 Democrat
Gov. David Peter Lewis Alabama 1872 - 1874 Democratic Republican
Gov. Robert Burns Lindsay Alabama 1870 - 1872 Democrat
Gov. William Hugh Smith Alabama 1868 - 1870 Republican
Gov. Robert Miller Patton Alabama 1865 - 1868 Whig, Republican
Gov. Lewis Eliphalet Parsons Alabama 1865 - 1865 Democrat
Gov. Thomas Hill Watts Alabama 1863 - 1865 Whig
Gov. John Gill Shorter Alabama 1861 - 1863 Democrat
Gov. Andrew Barry Moore Alabama 1857 - 1861 Democrat
Gov. John Anthony Winston Alabama 1853 - 1857 Democrat
Gov. Henry Watkins Collier Alabama 1849 - 1853 Democrat
Gov. Reuben Chapman Alabama 1847 - 1849 Democrat
Gov. Joshua Lanier Martin Alabama 1845 - 1847 Independent
Gov. Benjamin Fitzpatrick Alabama 1841 - 1845 Democrat
Gov. Arthur Pendleton Bagby Alabama 1837 - 1841 Democrat
Gov. Hugh McVay Alabama 1837 - 1837 Democrat
Gov. Clement Comer Clay Alabama 1835 - 1837 Democrat
Gov. John Gayle Alabama 1831 - 1835 Democrat
Gov. Samuel B. Moore Alabama 1831 - 1831 Democrat
Gov. Gabriel Moore Alabama 1829 - 1831 Jackson Democrat
Gov. John Murphy Alabama 1825 - 1829 Jackson Democrat
Gov. Israel Pickens Alabama 1821 - 1825 Democratic-Republican
Gov. Thomas Bibb Alabama 1820 - 1821 Democratic-Republican
Gov. William Wyatt Bibb Alabama 1819 - 1820 Democratic-Republican