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