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Lieutenant Governors of Michigan

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  • Alonzo Sessions (1810 - 1886)
    Alonzo Sessions (August 4, 1810 – July 3, 1886) was a politician from the U. S. state of Michigan. Biography Sessions was born to Amasa and Pheobe (Smith) Sessions in Marcellus, New York acquired...
  • Ebenezer O. Grosvenor, Jr. (1820 - 1910)
    Ebenezer Oliver Grosvenor, Jr. (January 26, 1820 – March 10, 1910) was a politician from the U. S. state of Michigan. Contents 1 Early life 2 Politics 3 Death 4 References Early life ...
  • Edward Mundy (1794 - 1851)
    Emigrated to Michigan. Edward Mundy (April 14, 1794 – May 13, 1851) was an American politician and judge from the U.S. state of Michigan, and served as its first Lieutenant Governor. Early life ...
  • J. Wright Gordon, Governor (1809 - 1853)
    James Wright Gordon (1809 – December 1853), usually referred to as J. Wright Gordon, was a Whig politician from the U.S. state of Michigan. Gordon was born in Plainfield, Connecticut and studied la...
  • James M. Birney (1817 - 1888)
    James M. Birney (June 17, 1817 – May 8, 1888) was an American lawyer, newspaper publisher and politician from the U.S. state of Michigan. He served as the 13th Lieutenant Governor of Michigan and as ...

The Lieutenant Governor of Michigan is the second-ranking official in U.S. state of Michigan, behind the governor, and one of four great offices of state. The holder of this office is afforded the courtesy title of the Honorable (abbreviated to Hon. or Hon'ble) for life.

In Michigan, the governor and lieutenant governor are elected as a ticket to serve a term of four years. The election takes place two years after each presidential election.

List of lieutenant governors