Alabama: State Governors: 1819-1865

Governor of the State of Alabama
9 Nov 1819 - 10 Jul 1820 William Wyatt Bibb
Acting Governor of the State of Alabama
10 Jul 1820 - 9 Nov 1821 Thomas Bibb
Governor of the State of Alabama
9 Nov 1821 - 25 Nov 1825 Israel Pickens
25 Nov 1825 - 21 Nov 1829 John Murphy
21 Nov 1829 - 3 Mar 1831 Gabriel Moore
Acting Governor of the State of Alabama
3 Mar 1831 - 26 Nov 1831 Samuel B. Moore
Governor of the State of Alabama
26 Nov 1831 - 21 Nov 1835 John Gayle
21 Nov 1835 - 16 Jul 1837 Clement Comer Clay
Acting Governor of the State of Alabama
17 Jul 1837 - 21 Nov 1837 Hugh McVay
Governor of the State of Alabama
21 Nov 1837 - 22 Nov 1841 Arthur Pendleton Bagby
22 Nov 1841 - 9 Dec 1845 Benjamin Fitzpatrick
9 Dec 1845 - 16 Dec 1847 Joshua Lanier Martin
16 Dec 1847 - 17 Dec 1849 Reuben Chapman
17 Dec 1849 - 20 Dec 1853 Henry Watkins Collier
20 Dec 1853 - 1 Dec 1857 John Anthony Winston
1 Dec 1857 - 2 Dec 1861 Andrew Barry Moore
2 Dec 1861 - 1 Dec 1863 John Gill Shorter
1 Dec 1863 - 1 May 1865 Thomas Hill Watts [1]

[1] Ceased to exercise the functions of office upon capture by a belligerent force, Union Springs, Alabama.
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