Governors (includes party)TermCounty
Alexander McNair (D)11820–24St. Louis
Frederick Bates (D)11824–25St. Louis
Abraham J. Williams (D)11825Boone
John Miller (D)11825–32Howard Washington Jackson
Daniel Dunklin (D)1832–36Howard
Lilburn W. Boggs (D)1836–40Saline
Thomas Reynolds (D)1840–44Cole
Meredith Miles Marmaduke (D)21844Ray
John Cummins Edwards (D)1844–48Chariton
Austin Augustus King (D)1848–53St. Louis
Sterling Price (D)1853–57Randolph Buchanan
Trusten Polk (D)31857Saline
Hancock Lee Jackson (D)41857St. Louis
Robert Marcellus Stewart (D)1857–61Buchanan
Claiborne Fox Jackson (D)1861St. Louis
Hamilton Rowan Gamble (U)5, 61861–64Camden
Willard Preble Hall (U)61864–65St. Louis
Thomas Clement Fletcher (R)71865–69Buchanan
Joseph Washington McClurg (R)71869–71Audrain
Benjamin Gratz Brown (R)81871–73Greene
Silas Woodson (D)1873–75Johnson
Charles Henry Hardin (D)1875–77St. Louis City Nodaway
John Smith Phelps (D)1877–81St. Louis
Thomas Theodore Crittenden (D)1881–85Vernon
John Sappington Marmaduke (D)1885–87Cooper
Albert Pickett Morehouse (D)1887–89Daviess
David Rowland Francis (D)1889–93St. Louis
William Joel Stone (D)1893–97Jackson
Lon Vest Stephens (D)91897–1901Pike
Alexander Monroe Dockery (D)1901–05St. Louis
Joseph Wingate Folk (D)1905–09Grundy
Herbert Spencer Hadley (R)1909–13Cole
Elliott Woolfolk Major (D)1913–17St. Louis
Frederick Dozier Gardner (D)1917–21Platte
Arthur Mastick Hyde (R)1921–25Pike
Sam Aaron Baker (R)1925–29St. Louis
Henry Stewart Caul eld (R)1929–33Laclede
Guy Bras eld Park (D)1933–37Ray
Lloyd Crow Stark (D)1937–41Laclede
Forrest C. Donnell (R)1941–45Cole
Phil M. Donnelly (D)1945–49Dunklin
Forrest Smith (D)1949–53Mississippi
Phil M. Donnelly (D)1953–57Audrain
James T. Blair Jr. (D)1957–61Jackson
John M. Dalton (D)1961–65Audrain
Warren E. Hearnes (D)1965–73Greene
Christopher S. (Kit) Bond (R)1973–77Phelps
Joseph P. Teasdale (D)1977–81Boone
Christopher S. (Kit) Bond (R)1981–85Shannon
John Ashcroft (R)101985–93Greene
Mel Carnahan (D)101993–2000Jefferson
Roger Wilson (D)112000–01St. Louis
Bob Holden (D)2001–05Shannon
Matt Blunt (R)2005–09Greene
Jeremiah W. (Jay) Nixon (D)102009–17Jefferson
Eric Greitens (R)2017–2018St. Louis City
Mike Parson2018-