Many of the pictures and text in this section are courtesy of the book, NORTH CAROLINA GOVERNORS: 1585-1974, by Beth G. Crabtree. The book was published by the State Department of Archives and History, Raleigh, North Carolina, in 1974. The remaining pictures were provided by State Department of Archives and History.

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1776-1807
1807-1862
1862-1921
1921-Present
All Governors

Click on one of the pictures below to go to that governor's page.
Governors of the State of North Carolina

1776-1807

Caswell 1776-80

Nash 1780-81


Burke 1781-82

Martin 1782-84

Caswell 1784-87

Johnston 1787-89

Martin 1789-92

Spaight, Sr. 1792-95

Ashe 1795-98

Davie 1798-99

Williams 1799-02

Turner 1802-05

Alexander 1805-07

Williams 1807-08

Stone 1808-10

Smith 1810-11

Hawkins 1811-14

Miller 1814-17