FORMER TEXAS GOVERNORS

Governor's Name State Time in Office Party
Gov. Rick Perry Texas 2000 - 2015 Republican
Gov. George W. Bush Texas 1995 - 2000 Republican
Gov. Dorothy Ann Willis Richards Texas 1991 - 1995 Democrat
Gov. Mark White Texas 1983 - 1987 Democrat
Gov. William P. Clements Texas 1987 - 1991
1979 - 1983
Republican
Gov. Dolph Briscoe Texas 1973 - 1979 Democrat
Gov. Preston Smith Texas 1969 - 1973 Democrat
Gov. John Bowden Connally Texas 1963 - 1969 Democrat
Gov. Price Daniel Texas 1957 - 1963 Democrat
Gov. Allan Shivers Texas 1949 - 1957 Democrat
Gov. Beauford Halbert Jester Texas 1947 - 1949 Democrat
Gov. Coke R. Stevenson Texas 1941 - 1947 Democrat
Gov. Wilbert Lee O’Daniel Texas 1939 - 1941 Democrat
Gov. James V. Allred Texas 1935 - 1939 Democrat
Gov. Ross S. Sterling Texas 1931 - 1933 Democrat
Gov. Daniel J. Moody Texas 1927 - 1931 Democrat
Gov. Miriam Amanda Ferguson Texas 1933 - 1935
1925 - 1927
Democrat
Gov. Pat Morris Neff Texas 1921 - 1925 Democrat
Gov. William Pettus Hobby Texas 1917 - 1921 Democrat
Gov. James Edward Ferguson Texas 1915 - 1917 Democrat
Gov. Oscar Branch Colquitt Texas 1911 - 1915 Democrat
Gov. Thomas Mitchell Campbell Texas 1907 - 1911 Democrat
Gov. Samuel Willis Tucker Lanham Texas 1903 - 1907 Democrat
Gov. Joseph Draper Sayers Texas 1899 - 1903 Democrat
Gov. Charles Allen Culberson Texas 1895 - 1899 Democrat
Gov. James Stephen Hogg Texas 1891 - 1895 Democrat
Gov. Lawrence Sullivan Ross Texas 1887 - 1891 Democrat
Gov. John Ireland Texas 1883 - 1887 Democrat
Gov. Oran Milo Roberts Texas 1879 - 1883 Democrat
Gov. Richard Bennett Hubbard Texas 1876 - 1879 Democrat
Gov. Richard Coke Texas 1874 - 1876 Democrat
Gov. Edmund Jackson Davis Texas 1870 - 1874 Republican
Gov. James Webb Throckmorton Texas 1866 - 1867 Conservative
Gov. Andrew Jackson Hamilton Texas 1865 - 1866 Conservative Republican
Gov. Fletcher Summerfield Stockdale Texas 1865 - 1865 Democrat
Gov. Pendleton Murrah Texas 1863 - 1865 Democrat
Gov. Francis Richard Lubbock Texas 1861 - 1863 Democrat
Gov. Edward Clark Texas 1861 - 1861 Democrat
Gov. Samuel Houston Texas 1859 - 1861 Union Democrat
Gov. Hardin Richard Runnels Texas 1857 - 1859 Democrat
Gov. Elisha Marshall Pease Texas 1867 - 1869
1853 - 1857
Republican
Gov. Peter Hansborough Bell Texas 1849 - 1853 Democrat
Gov. George T. Wood Texas 1847 - 1849 Democrat
Gov. James Pinckney Henderson Texas 1846 - 1847 Democrat
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