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New Mexico Governors


New Mexico Governors Under the Administration of the Spanish Crown

1598 - 1608

Juan de Oñate y Salazar

1608 - 1610

Bernardino de Ceballos

1610 - 1614

Pedro de Peralta

1614 - 1618

Bernardino de Ceballos

1618 - 1625

Juan de Eulate

1625 - 1629

Phelipe Sotelo Ossorio

1629 - 1632

Francisco Manuel de Silva Nieto

1632 - 1635

Francisco de la Mora y Ceballos

1635 - 1637

Francisco Martinez de Baezq

1637 - 1641

Luis de Rosas 1641 Francisco Gómez

1641 - 1642

Juan Flores de Sierra y Valdés

1642 - 1644

Alonso de Pacheco de Herédia

1644 - 1647

Fernando de Arguello Caravajál

1647 - 1649

Luis de Guzmán y Figueroa

1649 - 1653

Hernando de Ugarte y la Concha

1653 - 1656

Juan de Samaniego y Xaca

1656 - 1659

Juan Manso de Contreras

1659 - 1661

Bernardo López de Mendizabal

1661 - 1664

Diego Dionisio de Peñalosa Brieceño y Berdugo

1664

Don Thomé Dominguez de Mendoza (interim governor)

1664 - 1665

Juan Durán de Miranda

1665 - 1668

Fernando de Villanueva

1668 - 1671

Juan de Medrano y Mesia

1671 - 1675

Juan Durán de Miranda

1675 - 1677

Juan Francisco de Treviño

1677 - 1683

Antonio de Otermin

1683 - 1686

Domingo Jironza Petriz de Cruzate

1686 - 1689

Pedro Reneros de Posada

1689 - 1691

Domingo Jironza Petriz de Cruzate

1691 - 1697

Diego de Vargas Zapata Luján Ponce de León

1697 - 1703

Pedro Rodriquez Cubero

1703 - 1704

Diego de Vargas Zapata Luján Ponce de León

1704 - 1705

Juan Páez Hurtado

1705 - 1707

Francisco Cuervo y Valdés

1707 - 1712

Joseph Chacón Medina Salazar y Villaseñor

1712 - 1715

Juan Ignacio Flores Mogollon

1715 - 1717

Felix Martinez

1717

Juan Paez Hurtado

1717 - 1722

Antonio Valverde y Cossio

1722 - 1731

Juan Domingo de Bustamante

1731 - 1736

Gervasio Cruzat y Góngora

1736 - 1739

Henrique de Olavide y Micheleña

1739 - 1743

Gaspar Domingo de Mendoza

1743 - 1749

Joachin Codallas y Robál

1749 - 1754

Tomas Veles Cachupin

1754 - 1760

Francisco Antonio Marin del Valle

1760

Mateo Antonio de Mendoza

1760 - 1762

Manuel del Portillo Urrisola

1762 - 1767

Tomas Veles Cachupin

1767 - 1778

Pedro Fermin de Mendinueta

1778

Francisco Treból Navarro

1778 - 1788

Juan Bautista de Anza

1788 - 1794

Fernando de la Concha

1794 - 1805

Fernando Chacón

1805 - 1808

Joaquin del Real Alencaster

1808

Alberto Maynez

1808 - 1814

Jose Manrique

1814 - 1816

Alberto Maynez

1816 - 1818

Pedro Maria de Allande

1818 - 1822

Facundo Melgares

New Mexico Governors Under the Administration of the Republic of Mexico

1822

Francisco Xavier Chávez

1823

José Antonio Viscarra

1823 - 1825

Bartolomé Baca

1825 - 1827

Antonio Narbona

1827 - 1829

Manuel Armijo

1829 - 1832

José Antonio Chaves

1832 - 1833

Santiago Abreú

1833 - 1835

Francisco Sarracino

1835 - 1837

Albino Pérez

1837 - 1844

Manuel Armijo

1844

Mariano Cháves

1844

Felipe Sena

1844 - 1845

Mariano Martinez de Lejanza

1845

José Chavéz y Castillo

1845 - 1846

Manuel Armijo

1846

Juan Bautista Vigil y Alarid

New Mexico Governors Under United States Military Occupation

1846

Brigadier General Stephen Watts Kearny

1846 - 1847

Charles Bent

1847 - 1848

Donaciano Vigil (Civil)

1848 - 1849

Col. John M. Washington

1849 - 1851

Col. John Munroe

New Mexico Governors Under the Administration of the Territorial Government of the United States

1851 - 1852

James S. Calhoun

1852

John Greiner, interim governor

1852 - 1853

William Carr Lane

1853

W.S. Messervy, interim governor

1853 - 1856

David Meriweather

1856 - 1847

W.W. H. Davis, interim governor

1857 - 1861

Abraham Rencher

1861 - 1866

Henry Connelley

1866

W.F.M. Arny, interim governor

1866 - 1869

Robert B. Mitchell

1869 - 1871

William A. Pile

1871 - 1875

Marsh Giddings

1875

William G. Ritch, interim governor

1875 - 1878

Samuel B. Axtell

1878 - 1881

Lew Wallace

1881 - 1885

Lionel A. Sheldon

1885 - 1889

Edmund G. Ross

1889 - 1893

L. Bradford Prince

1893 - 1897

William T. Thornton

1897 - 1906

Miguel A. Otero

1897 - 1906

Herbert J. Hagerman

1907

J.W. Raynolds, interim governor

1907 - 1910

George Curry

1910 - 1912

William J. Mills

New Mexico Statehood Governors

1912 - 1916

William C. McDonald

1917

Ezequiel C. de Baca

1917 - 1918

Washington E. Lindsey

1919 - 1920

Octaviano A. Larrazolo

1921 - 1922

Merritt C. Mechem

1923 - 1924

James F. Hinkle

1925 - 1926

Arthur T. Hannett

1927 - 1928

Richard C. Dillon

1929 - 1930

Richard C. Dillon

1931 - 1932

Arthur Seligman

1933

Arthur Seligman

1933 - 1934

Andrew D. Hockenhull

1935 - 1936

Clyde Tingley

1937 - 1938

Clyde Tingley

1939 - 1940

John E. Miles

1941 - 1942

John E. Miles

1943 - 1944

John J. Dempsey

1945 - 1946

John J. Dempsey

1947 - 1948

Thomas J. Mabry

1949 - 1950

Thomas J. Mabry

1951 - 1952

Edwin L. Mechem

1953 - 1954

Edwin L. Mechem

1955 - 1956

John F. Simms

1957 - 1958

Edwin L. Mechem

1959 - 1960

John Burroughs

1961 - 1962

Edwin L. Mechem

1962

Tom Bolack

1963 - 1964

Jack M. Campbell

1965 - 1966

Jack M. Campbell

1967 - 1968

David F. Cargo

1969 - 1970

David F. Cargo

1971 - 1974

Bruce King

1975 - 1978

Jerry Apodaca

1979 - 1982

Bruce King

1983 - 1986

Toney Anaya

1987 - 1990

Garrey Carruthers

1991 - 1994

Bruce King

1995 - 1998

Gary Johnson

1999 - 2002

Gary Johnson

2003 - 2010

Bill Richardson

2011 - present

Susana Martinez

 

 
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