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Lieutenant Governors of North Carolina

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  • Lt. Colonel Robert Franklin Armfield (CSA) (1829 - 1898)
    Robert Franklin Armfield (July 9, 1829 – November 9, 1898) was the Lieutenant Governor of North Carolina from 1875 to 1876, and a U.S. Representative from North Carolina between 1879 and 1883. ...
  • Wilfred Dent Turner, 9th Lt. Gov. of North Carolina (1855 - 1933)
    Wilfred Dent Turner (January 30, 1855 – November 8, 1933) was the ninth Lieutenant Governor of North Carolina from 1901 to 1905 serving under Governor Charles B. Aycock. He was born in Turnersburg, N...
  • Harvey Cloyd Philpott (1909 - 1961)
    Harvey Cloyd Philpott (April 6, 1909 – August 19, 1961) was the 24th Lieutenant Governor of North Carolina in 1961 serving under Governor Terry Sanford. Philpott, a onetime member of the North Caro...
  • Gov. Thomas Jordan Jarvis, US Senator (1836 - 1915)
    Thomas Jordan Jarvis (January 18, 1836 – June 17, 1915) was the 44th Governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina from 1879 to 1885. Jarvis later served as a U.S. Senator from 1894 to 1895, and helpe...
  • Tod Robinson Caldwell, Governor (1818 - 1874)
    en.wikipedia... ; dewey fox.... ; findagrave.... ; Tod Robinson Caldwell (February 19, 1818 – July 11, 1874) was a lawyer and the 41st Governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina from 1871 to 1874...

The Lieutenant Governor of North Carolina is the second highest elected official in the U.S. state of North Carolina and is the only elected official to have powers in both the legislative and executive branches of state government. The current Lieutenant Governor is Dan Forest, a Republican.

As of 2008, the administrative offices of the Lieutenant Governor are located in the historic Hawkins-Hartness House on N. Blount Street in Raleigh's Government District. The Lieutenant Governor also maintains an office at the nearby North Carolina State Legislative Building. At one time, the Lieutenant Governor had an office in the North Carolina State Capitol.

List of lieutenant governors