Governors



Territorial Governors

GovernorTook OfficeLeft Office
Winthrop Sargent7 May 179825 May 1801
William C C Claiborne25 May 18011 Mar 1805
Robert Williams1 Mar 18057 Mar 1809
David Holmes7 Mar 180910 Dec 1817


State Governors

T19 Jan 1932



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GovernorTook OfficeLeft Office
David Holmes10 Dec 18175 Jan 1820
George Poindexter5 Jan 18207 Jan 1822
Walter Leake7 Jan 182217 Nov 1825
Gerard Brandon17 Nov 18257 Jan 1826
David Holmes7 Jan 182625 Jul 1826
Gerard Brandon25 Jul 18269 Jan 1832
Abram M Scott9 Jan 183212 Jul 1833
Charles Lynch12 Jul 183320 Nov 1833
Hiram Runnels20 Nov 183320 Nov 1835
John A Quitman3 Dec 18357 Jan 1836
Charles Lynch7 Jan 18368 Jan 1838
Alexander G McNutt8 Jan 183810 Jan 1842
Tilghman Tucker10 Jan 184210 Jan 1844
Albert G Brown10 Jan 184410 Jan 1848
Joseph W Matthews10 Jan 184810 Jan 1850
John A Quitman10 Jan 18503 Feb 1851
John I Guion3 Feb 18514 Nov 1851
James Whitfield24 Nov 185110 Jan 1852
Henry S Foote10 Jan 18525 Jan 1854
John J Pettus5 Jan 185410 Jan 1854
John J McRae10 Jan 185416 Nov 1857
William McWillie16 Nov 185721 Nov 1859
John J Pettus21 Nov 185916 Nov 1863
Charles Clark16 Nov 186322 May 1865
William L Sharkey13 Jun 186516 Oct 1865
Benjamin G Humphreys16 Oct 186515 Jun 1868
Adelbert Ames15 Jun 186810 Mar 1870
James L Alcorn10 Mar 187030 Nov 1871
Ridgley C Powers30 Nov 1871
Adelbert Ames4 Jan 187429 Mar 1876
John M Stone29 Mar 187629 Jan 1882
Robert Lowry29 Jan 188213 Jan 1890
John M Stone13 Jan 189020 Jan 1896
Anselm J McLaurin20 Jan 189616 Jan 1900
Andrew H Longino16 Jan 190019 Jan 1904
James K Vardaman19 Jan 190421 Jan 1908
Edmond Noel21 Jan 190816 Jan 1912
Earl L Brewer16 Jan 191218 Jan 1916
Theodore G Bilbo18 Jan 191618 Jan 1920
Lee M Russell18 Jan 192018 Jan 1924
Henry L Whitfield22 Jan 192418 Mar 1927
Dennis Murphree18 Mar 192716 Jan 1928
Theodore G Bilbo16 Jan 192819 Jan 1932
Martin Sennett Conner21 Jan 1936
Hugh L White26 Jan 193616 Jan 1940
Paul B Johnson Sr16 Jan 194026 Dec 1943
Dennis Murphree26 Dec 194318 Jan 1944
Thomas L Bailey18 Jan 19442 Nov 1946
Fielding L Wright2 Nov 194622 Jan 1952
Hugh L White22 Jan 195217 Jan 1956
James P Coleman17 Jan 195619 Jan 1960
Ross R Barnett19 Jan 1960,/td>21 Jan 1964
Paul B Johnson Jr21 Jan 196416 Jan 1968
John Bell Williams16 Jan 196818 Jan 1972
William Waller18 Jan 197220 Jan 1976
Cliff Finch20 Jan 197622 Jan 1980
William Winter22 Jan 198010 Jan 1984
William Allain10 Jan 198412 Jan 1988
Ray Mabus12 Jan 198814 Jan 1992
Kirk Fordice14 Jan 199211 Jan 2000
Ronnie Musgrove11 Jan 200013 Jan 2004
Haley Barbour13 Jan 200410 Jan 2012
PHil Bryant10 Jan 2012Present