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  • Gov. Coles Bashford, Territorial Representative (1816 - 1878)
    Coles Bashford (January 24, 1816– April 25, 1878) was an American lawyer and politician who became the fifth Governor of Wisconsin. His one term as governor ended in a bribery scandal that for...
  • Warren P. Knowles, Governor (1908 - 1993)
    Warren Perley Knowles (August 19, 1908 – May 1, 1993), born in River Falls, Wisconsin, was an American lawyer and politician from New Richmond, Wisconsin. Biography Knowles graduated from ...
  • Gaylord A. Nelson, U.S. Senator (1916 - 2005)
    Gaylord Anton Nelson (June 4, 1916 – July 3, 2005) was an American politician from Wisconsin who served as a United States Senator and governor. The sponsor of several significant environ...
  • Vernon W. Thomson, Governor (1905 - 1988)
    Vernon Wallace Thomson (November 5, 1905 – April 2, 1988) was the 34th Governor of Wisconsin from 1957 to 1959. Early life and education Vernon Thomson was born in Richland Center, Wisco...
  • Orland S. Loomis (1893 - 1942)
    Orland(o) Steen Loomis Note (From the Program for the Unveiling and Formal Presentation Ceremony of his portrait October 29, 1949.) “Spike” attended Ripon College and the Univ. of Wis...

Wisconsin Governors

List of Governors of Wisconsin