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Governors of California

 
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 07, 2008 7:37 pm    Post subject: Governors of California Reply with quote

As Monterey was the capital of Alta California during the Spanish and Mexi¬can regimes, and as all the governors, with the exception of three, had their residence at Monterey, a list of those officials might be of interest:

SPANISH AND MEXICAN GOVERNORS
Gaspar de Portola ....................... 1770-1771
Felipe de Barri ............................ 1771-1774
Felipe de Neve ............................ 1774-1782
Pedro Fages ............................... 1782-1790
Jose Antonio Romeu .................... 1790-1792
Jose de Arillaga .......................... 1792-1794
Diego de Borica .......................... 1794-1800
Jose J. de Arrillaga ...................... 1800-1814
Jose Arguello .............................. 1814-1815
Pablo Vicente de Sola .................. 1815-1822
Pablo Vicente de Sola .................. 1822-1823
Luis Arguello ............................... 1823-1825
Jose M. Echeandia ....................... 1825-1831
Manuel Victoria ........................... 1831-1832
Pio Pico ...................................... 1832-1833
Jose Figueroa ............................. 1833-1835
Jose Castro ................................ 1835-1836
Nicolas Gutierrez ......................... 1836
Mariana Chico ............................. 1836
Nicolas Gutierrez ......................... 1836-1842
Juan B. Alvarado ......................... 1842
Manuel Micheltorena .................... 1842-1845
Pio Pico ...................................... 1845-1846

MILITARY GOVERNORS (AMERICAN)
Commodore John Drake Sloat ...... July 7, 1846, to July 29, 1846
Commodore Robert F. Stockton .... July 29, 1846, to March 1, 1847
Brigadier Stephen Kearney ........... March 1, 1847, to May 31, 1847
Colonel Richard D. Mason ............. May 31, 1847, to April 13, 1849
General Bennett Riley .................. April 13, 1849, to December 20, 1849

FIRST AMERICAN GOVERNOR (STATE)
Peter H. Burnett .......................... December 20, 1849, to January 9, 1851
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