Former Montana Governors

Governor's Name State Time in Office Party
Gov. Brian Schweitzer Montana 2005 - 2013
Democrat
Gov. Judy Martz Montana 2001 - 2005
Republican
Gov. Marc Racicot Montana 1993 - 2001
Republican
Gov. Stan Stephens Montana 1989 - 1993
Republican
Gov. Ted Schwinden Montana 1981 - 1989
Democrat
Gov. Thomas Lee Judge Montana 1973 - 1981
Democrat
Gov. Forrest H. Anderson Montana 1969 - 1973
Democrat
Gov. Tim M. Babcock Montana 1962 - 1969
Republican
Gov. Donald Grant Nutter Montana 1961 - 1962
Republican
Gov. John Hugo Aronson Montana 1953 - 1961
Republican
Gov. John Woodrow Bonner Montana 1949 - 1953
Democratic
Gov. Samuel Clarence Ford Montana 1941 - 1949
Republican
Gov. Roy Elmer Ayers Montana 1937 - 1941
Democratic
Gov. William Elmer Holt Montana 1935 - 1937
Democratic
Gov. Frank Henry Cooney Montana 1933 - 1935
Democratic
Gov. John Edward Erickson Montana 1925 - 1933
Democratic
Gov. Joseph Moore Dixon Montana 1921 - 1925
Republican
Gov. Samuel Vernon Stewart Montana 1913 - 1921
Democratic
Gov. Edwin Lee Norris Montana 1908 - 1913
Democratic
Gov. Joseph Kemp Toole Montana 1901 - 1908
1889 - 1893
Democratic
Gov. Robert Burns Smith Montana 1897 - 1901
Democratic-Populist
Gov. John Ezra Rickards Montana 1893 - 1897
Republican