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List of Governors of Illinois
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List of Governors of Illinois

List of Illinois Governors

Shadrach BondDem.-Rep.1818-1822
Edward ColesDem.-Rep.1822-1826
Ninian EdwardsDem.-Rep.1826-1830
John ReynoldsDemocratic1830-1834
William Lee Davidson EwingDemocratic1834-1834
Joseph DuncanDemocratic1834-1838
Thomas CarlinDemocratic1838-1842
Thomas FordDemocratic1842-1846
Augustus C. FrenchDemocratic1846-1853
Joel Aldrich MattesonDemocratic1853-1857
William Henry BissellRepublican1857-1860
John WoodRepublican1860-1861
Richard YatesRepublican1861-1865
Richard J. OglesbyRepublican1865-1869
John M. PalmerRepublican1869-1873
Richard J. OglesbyRepublican1873
John Louri BeveridgeRepublican1873-1877
Shelby Moore CullomRepublican1877-1883
John Marshall HamiltonRepublican1883-1885
Richard J. OglesbyRepublican1885-1889
Joseph W. FiferRepublican1889-1893
John Peter AltgeldDemocratic1893-1897
John R. TannerRepublican1897-1901
Richard YatesRepublican1901-1905
Charles S. DeneenRepublican1905-1913
Edward F. DunneDemocratic1913-1917
Frank O. LowdenRepublican1917-1921
Len SmallRepublican1921-1929
Louis L. EmmersonRepublican1929-1933
Henry HornerDemocratic1933-1940
John H. StelleDemocratic1940-1941
Dwight H. GreenRepublican1941-1949
Adlai E. StevensonDemocratic1949-1953
William G. StrattonRepublican1953-1961
Otto KernerDemocratic1961-1968
Samuel H. ShapiroDemocratic1968-1969
Richard Buell OgilvieRepublican1969-1973
Daniel WalkerDemocratic1973-1977
James R. ThompsonRepublican1977-1991
James EdgarRepublican1991-1999
George H. RyanRepublican1999-2003
Rod R. BlagojevichDemocratic2003-present