Texas: State Governors: 1846-1865

Governor of the State of Texas
19 Feb 1846 - 21 Dec 1847 James Pinckney Henderson
21 Dec 1847 - 21 Dec 1849 George Tyler Wood
21 Dec 1849 - 23 Nov 1853 Peter Hansborough Bell
23 Nov 1853 - 21 Dec 1853 James Wilson Henderson
21 Dec 1853 - 21 Dec 1857 Elisha Marshall Pease
21 Dec 1857 - 21 Dec 1859 Hardin Richard Runnels
21 Dec 1859 - 16 Mar 1861 Samuel Houston
16 Mar 1861 - 7 Nov 1861 Edward Clark
7 Nov 1861 - 5 Nov 1863 Francis Richard Lubbock
5 Nov 1863 - 12 Jun 1865 Pendleton Murrah [1]

[1] Ceased to exercise the functions of office de facto upon departure from the seat of government (12 Jun 1865); left national territory after 22 Jun 1865.
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