Facebook

List of Secretaries of State

With their years and location of service

About this page: This list compiles occupation and service lists as found in other sources, with the goal of being able to search and cross-reference the names to see all the places where one person served. More are always being added. More >>

List of Secretaries of State
FirstLastServiceStateCountyPlaceNotesSrc
George Madison 1887-1891KY
T. S. 1892-1896LA
Joshua M. 1872-1887RI
George J. 1868FL
Joseph E. 1913-1914ME
Rue J. 1942-1946IN
William 1815-1818TN
Fred M., Jr 1947-1953MI
Benjamin F. 1863-1868FL
Ebenezer 1844-1846TX
Edwin Bird 1885-1889KS
Mildred P. 1955-1959CT
Thomas S. 1866-1870WI
William S. 1913-1919IA
John 1885-1889TN
Thomas S. 1851-1861NJ
John 1664-1665CT& 67-96
Nathaniel 1839-1839TX
Mabel Sanders 1967-1975AL
Bryon A. 1963-1974CO
T. Scott 1857-1859TX
Hiram 1869-1870CT& 71-73
James Tillinghast 1845-1848FL
H. B. 1893-1897AR
Charles 1927-1935CO
William W. 1863-1865OH
Charles D. 1936-1940KY
Oscar 1884-1888LA
Tyras S. 1993-1995MD
James S. 1863-1865IN
Theodore 1741NH& 69
Theodore, Jr 1762NH
Orville E. 1935-1937MI
Jonathan L. 1806-1808MA
Stephen F. 1836TX
John, Jr 1780-1806MA
Caleb 1856ME
Francis 1858-1860MN
Jasper 1879-1883NV
Marguerite P. 1931-1934NM
Agnes 1951-1955AL& 63-67, 75-79
George W., Jr 1861-1865VT
Guy W. 1908-1917VT
James J. 1916-1932LA
Robert 1965-1969WV
Joseph Wilson 1883-1887TX
George 1949-1953CO
George 1955-1963CO
James H. 1856-1858OH
James H. 1860-1862MN
Frank W. 1917-1926ME
Horatio 1862-1863NY
Edward D. 1824-1836MA
Amos W. 1890-1895WY
George R. 1915-1917ID
Rinaldo Allen 1865-1869KS
Francis C. 1866-1867NY
Milton 1877-1881OH
Nathan Crawford 1843-1849GA& 51-53, 61-68, 73-90
John 1810-1811DE
Roy, Sr. 1968-1969TX
Edward J. 1945-1953IL
Joseph D. 1890-1894AL
Lewis O. 1935-1936ME
William Taylor 1824-1825KY
William A. 1850-1852WI
C. J. 1916-1917TX
John Russell 1855-1872RI
Richard 1825NH
Joshua 1820-1821MO
Charles 1901-1903ID
Wilfred 1900-1904MD
Daniel M. 1847-1851DE
Thomas E., Jr 1946-1948IN
Frederick Von 1880-1887MN
Evan 1986-1989IN
Allen C. 1878-1879NY
John 1795-1805NJ
Tom L. 1939-1939TX
Benton B. 1874-1879AR
Thomas 1875-1880CA
Charles U. 1921-1933MO
Elmer F. 1899-1901CO
Barnard 1838-1839TX
George M. 1860-1861KS
Elmer 1968-1970KY
Leila Feltner 1970-1971KY
James H. 1865-1866TX
Joseph 1850-1852MS
Joshua Fry 1849-1850KY
William, Jr 1875-1877OH
Wilson 1945-1947MO
Vincent M. 1852-1856AL
Charles P. 1894-1909RI
Alden R. 1921-1925DE
Barry W. 1835-1837MS
Frank W. 1907-1911OR
Samuel P. 1838ME& 41
Nathaniel S. 1845-1847NY
Albert 1895-1901MN

Want to help, or have a list to submit? Email genealogy@gurganus.org

See also  • USA • Canada • United Kingdom • World

Waiting
Most Recent Entries
46Secretaries of StateAL,
22Secretaries of StateAR,
22Secretaries of StateCA,
29Secretaries of StateCO,
70Secretaries of StateCT,
56Secretaries of StateDE,
21Secretaries of StateFL,
17Secretaries of StateGA,
21Secretaries of StateIA,
28Secretaries of StateID,
30Secretaries of StateIL,
58Secretaries of StateIN,
29Secretaries of StateKS,
71Secretaries of StateKY,
30Secretaries of StateLA,
21Secretaries of StateMA,
63Secretaries of StateMD,
36Secretaries of StateME,
36Secretaries of StateMI,
23Secretaries of StateMN,
35Secretaries of StateMO,
33Secretaries of StateMS,
20Secretaries of StateNC,
11Secretaries of StateND,
35Secretaries of StateNH,
32Secretaries of StateNJ,
9Secretaries of StateNM,
11Secretaries of StateNV,
59Secretaries of StateNY,
47Secretaries of StateOH,
13Secretaries of StateOK,
26Secretaries of StateOR,
16Secretaries of StateRI,
5Secretaries of StateSC,
31Secretaries of StateTN,
87Secretaries of StateTX,
7Secretaries of StateVA,
27Secretaries of StateVT,
10Secretaries of StateWA,
29Secretaries of StateWI,
25Secretaries of StateWV,
24Secretaries of StateWY,

Do you have a minister in your tree, but don't know when and where he served? Do you have a church in your research, and want to know who served there? Or likewise for many other positions? This is the best place to answer those questions, compiling lists as found in other sources, with the goal of being able to search and cross-reference the names to see all the places where one person served. A few features:

More are always being added. Major new additions below. See full list of what's new

StartedDescriptionCountLast 20 Days
02 Dec 2022Waterbury City Directory, 18806666
27 Nov 2022Toledo City Directory, 1913282282
27 Nov 2022Cleveland City Directory, 1906262262
23 Nov 2022Albany City Directory, 1905421421
23 Nov 2022Hartford City Directory, 1899182182
23 Nov 2022Norwich City Directory, 1870131131
19 Nov 2022Bankers Directory1,5311,531
03 Nov 2022Alumni, Illinois State University1,570
30 Oct 2022New Mexico Educational Directory, 1914+3,078
28 Oct 2022Herringshaw's American Blue Book of Biography17,059267
28 Oct 2022added 'Author' and 'Poet' types under 'Artist'; 'Genealogist' and separate 'Banker' types
20 Oct 2022Wyoming Seminary, 1844-1944500
18 Oct 2022Report of the Board of DC Public Schools, 1873-4133
17 Oct 2022Annual Reports of the President of Bryn Mawr College, 1911-1915312
17 Oct 2022Annual Reports of the President of Bryn Mawr College, 1917-1918392
17 Oct 2022Annual Reports of the President of Bryn Mawr College, 1906-1911414
16 Oct 2022Annual catalogue of the State Teachers College, Indiana, PA478
14 Oct 2022History and reunion of Falley seminary137
13 Oct 2022Boys High School, Frederick MD75
11 Oct 2022First fifty years of Cazenovia Seminary, 1825-187511,010
11 Oct 2022McKinley Manual Training School, 1914126
05 Oct 2022Manual of the Public Schools of the District of Columbia, 1920-19212,430
03 Oct 2022The American Blue Book of Biography: Prominent Americans of 19192,63714
28 Sep 2022Biographical Directory of the Railway Officials, 192211,050
19 Sep 2022Army List and Directory1,856
19 Sep 2022World Cotton Centennial66
17 Sep 2022Biographical Directory of the Railway Officials of America, 19018,1586
07 Sep 2022Records of Officers dn Men of NJ in the Civil War253
07 Sep 2022Massachusetts soldiers, sailors, and marines in the civil war, V12,230
07 Sep 2022Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War, V25,058
07 Sep 2022Roster of North Carolina troops in the war between the states4,466
03 Sep 2022Worlds Columbian Exposition Directory1,391
03 Sep 2022Battle of Opequan513
31 Aug 2022Officers and Graduates of the US Military Academy, V411,445
29 Aug 2022Battle of Stones River565
29 Aug 2022Battle of Little Bighorn75
27 Aug 2022Officers and Graduates of the US Military Academy, v35,947
25 Aug 2022Battle of Perryville330
25 Aug 2022Battle of the Wilderness616
25 Aug 2022Charles Sumner Museum & Archives71
25 Aug 2022Battle of Antietam1,054
25 Aug 2022Battle of Gettysburg1,932
25 Aug 2022American Civil War, Thomas Legion Site686
23 Aug 2022Official Guide of the Railways and Steam Navigation Lines107
22 Aug 2022Military Record of Civilian Appointments in the US Army7,260
18 Aug 2022Officers and Graduates of the US Military Academy, V19,609
15 Aug 2022Fort Wiki567
13 Aug 2022Officers and Graduates of the US Military Academy, V211,198
13 Aug 2022added Battle and Army Deployment types
08 Aug 2022History of the Evangelical Lutheran Synod of East PA641
03 Aug 2022US State Attorneys General1,348
02 Aug 2022Catalogue of the Pittsburgh Theological Seminary2,057
17 Jul 2022Ohio Blue Book, 19174,1512
30 Jun 2022A Medical History of the State of Indiana171
20 Jun 2022Official and Statistical Register of the State of Mississippi188
17 Jun 2022Collins Historical Sketches of Kentucky3,371
15 Jun 2022History of Dorchester Co, MD173
13 Jun 2022History of Bedford, Somerset, and Fulton Counties, PA916
19 May 2022Major Military Awards15,159
19 May 2022added Military > 'Awardees' type