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West Virginia Governors

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  • Gaston Caperton, Governor
    William Gaston Caperton III (born February 21, 1940) was the 31st Governor of the U.S. state of West Virginia from 1989-97. He was president of the College Board, which administers the nationally rec...
  • Joe Manchin, U.S. Senator
    Joseph "Joe" Manchin III (born August 24, 1947)[1] is the junior United States Senator from West Virginia . Manchin, a member of the Democratic Party , previously served as the Governor of West Virgini...
  • Jay Rockefeller, Governor, U.S. Senator
    ohn Davison "Jay" Rockefeller IV (born June 18, 1937) is a former United States Senator from West Virginia, serving from 1985 to 2015. He was first elected to the Senate in 1984, while in office as G...
  • William W. Barron, Governor (1911 - 2002)
    William Wallace "Wally" Barron (December 8, 1911 – November 12, 2002) was a Democratic machine politician in West Virginia. He was the state's 26th Governor from 1961 to 1965. He later served ...
  • Okey L. Patteson, Governor (1898 - 1989)
    Okey Leonidas Patteson (September 14, 1898 in Dingess, West Virginia – July 3, 1989 Beckley, West Virginia). He was the 23rd Governor of West Virginia for the term following the 1948 election....

West Virginia Governors

List of Governors of West Virginia