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Louisiana Governors

Governor Party Term
W.C.C. Claiborne Jeff Republic* 1812-1815
Jacques Villieré Jeff Republic* 1816-1820
Thomas B. Robertson Jeff Republic* 1820-1824
Henry S. Thibodaux Jeff Republic* 1824
Henry Johnson Jeff Republic* 1824-1828
Pierre Derbigny Jeff Republic* 1828-1829
Armand Beauvais Jeff Republic* 1829-1830
Jacques Dupré Jeff Republic* 1830-1831
Andre B. Roman Whig 1831-1835
Edward D. White Whig 1835-1839
Andre B. Roman Whig 1839-1843
Alexandre Mouton Democratic 1843-1846
Isaac Johnson " " 1846-1850
Joseph Wlaker " " 1850-1853
Paul O. Hebert " " 1853-1856
Robert C. Wickliffe " " 1856-1860
Thomas O. Moore " " 1860-1864
Federal Gov't Rule Federal Gov't Rule 1862-1864
Henry W. Allen Democratic 1864-1865
Michael Hahn Republican 1864-1865
James M. Wells " " 1865-1867
Benjamin Flanders " " 1867-1868
Joshua Baker " " 1868
Henry C. Warmoth " " 1868-1872
P.B.S. Pinchback " " 1872-1873
John McEnery " " 1873
William P. Kellogg " " 1873-1877
Francis T. Nicholls Democratic 1877-1880
Louis A. Wiltz " " 1880-1881
Samuel D. McEnery " " 1881-1888
Francis T. Nicholls " " 1888-1892
Murphy J. Foster " " 1892-1900
William W. Heard " " 1900-1904
Newton C. Blanchard " " 1904-1908
Jared Y. Sanders " " 1908-1912
Luther E. Hall " " 1912-1916
Ruffin G. Pleasant " " 1916-1920
John M. Parker " " 1920-1924
Henry L. Fuqua " " 1924-1926
Oramel H. Simpson " " 1926-1928
Huey P. Long " " 1928-1932
Alvin O. King " " 1932
Oscar K. Allen " " 1932-1936
James A. Noe " " 1936
Richard W. Leche " " 1936-1939
Earl K. Long " " 1939-1940
Sam H. Jones " " 1940-1944
Jimmie H. Davis " " 1944-1948
Earl K. Long " " 1948-1952
Robert F. Kennon " " 1952-1956
Earl K. Long " " 1956-1960
Jimmie H. Davis " " 1960-1964
John J. McKeithen " " 1964-1972
Edwin W. Edwards " " 1972-1980
David C. Treen Republican 1980-1984
Edwin W. Edwards Democratic 1984-1988
Buddy Roemer Republican/Democratic 1988-1992
Edwin W. Edwards Democratic 1992-1996
Murpy J. "Mike" Foster, Jr Republican 1996-



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