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Pete Ricketts, Governor MP

Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska, United States

John Peter "Pete" Ricketts (born August 19, 1964) is the 40th and current governor of the U.S. state of Nebraska, and the former chief operating officer of Ameritrade. He was the Republican nominee for...

8/11/2014 3/30/2016

Gov. Alvin Saunders (1817 - 1899)

Saunders was born near Flemingsburg, Fleming County, Kentucky, on July 12, 1817. The son of a farmer, Frinnell , and Mary (Mauzy) Saunders, he lived on homesteads in Fleming County and, after 1829, nea...

2/11/2009 9/20/2015

J. James Exon , a Senator from Nebraska; born in Geddes, Charles Mix County, S. Dak., August 9, 1921; attended the public schools; attended University of Omaha, Omaha, Nebr., 1939-1941; United States A...

8/25/2012 7/16/2015

Robert "Bob" Kerrey (born August 27, 1943) was the 35th Governor of Nebraska from 1983 to 1987 and a United States Senator from Nebraska from 1989 to 2001. Having served in the Vietnam War, and being a...

4/7/2012 7/13/2015

Owen "Mike" Johanns (born June 18, 1950) is a former United States Senator from Nebraska, serving from 2009 to 2015. He served as the Governor of Nebraska from 1999 until 2005, and he was chair of the ...

8/19/2014 8/19/2014

Benjamin "Ben" Nelson (born May 17, 1941) is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party who served as the 37th Governor of Nebraska from 1991 to 1999 and as a United States Senator from ...

5/18/2014 5/18/2014

Willard Burney (January 7, 1892 – March 10, 1987) was a Nebraska Republican politician. He served as the 30th Governor of Nebraska.Burney was born in Hartington, Nebraska, the son of Willard H. Burney,...

1/20/2009 10/1/2013

Gilmour Brooks (July 6, 1898 – September 9, 1960) was a Nebraska Democratic politician and the 29th Governor of Nebraska.Brooks was born in Eustis, Nebraska. His father was a farmer and operated a stor...

10/1/2013 10/1/2013

Robert B. Crosby, Governor MP (1911 - 2000)

From Wikipedia (English) :=Robert Berkey Crosby (March 26, 1911 – January 7, 2000) was an American Republican politician who served as the 27th Governor of Nebraska from 1953 to 1955.Crosby was born in...

10/1/2013 10/1/2013

Val Peterson, Governor (1903 - 1983)

Valdemar Erastus Peterson (July 18, 1903 – October 17, 1983), also known as Val Peterson, was an American politician who served as the 26th Governor of Nebraska from 1947 to 1953; as director of the Fe...

10/1/2013 10/1/2013

Gov. Arthur J. Weaver (1873 - 1945)

Jerard Weaver (November 18, 1873 – October 17, 1945) was a Nebraska Republican politician and the 22nd Governor of Nebraska.Weaver was born near Falls City, Nebraska. His education was at Wyoming Semin...

10/1/2013 10/1/2013

Adam McMullen, Governor (1872 - 1959)

McMullen (June 12, 1872 – March 2, 1959) was a Nebraska Republican politician and was the 21st Governor of Nebraska.McMullen was born in Wellsville, New York and as a young boy moved with his family to...

10/1/2013 10/1/2013

Roy McKelvie (April 15, 1881 – January 6, 1956) was a American politician from the U.S. state of Nebraska. McKelvie served as the 19th Governor of Nebraska, from 1919 to 1923. He was also the 13th Lieu...

10/1/2013 10/1/2013

Governor Keith "Skipper" Neville (1884 - 1959)

"Skipper", "Skip"

M. Keith Neville (February 25, 1884 – December 4, 1959) was a Nebraska Democratic politician and the 18th Governor of Nebraska.Neville was born in North Platte, Nebraska and attended St.John's Academy....

7/28/2008 10/1/2013

Henry Morehead (December 3, 1861 – May 31, 1942) was a Nebraska Democratic politician and the 17th Governor of Nebraska.Born on a farm in Lucas County, Iowa, Morehead attended business college and move...

10/1/2013 10/1/2013

Hardy Aldrich (November 10, 1862 – March 10, 1924) was an American politician. A member of the Republican Party, he served as the 16th governor of Nebraska and as a justice of the Nebraska Supreme Cour...

10/1/2013 10/1/2013

Gov. Ashton C. Shallenberger, US Congress MP (1862 - 1938)

"Cokayne"

Cokayne Shallenberger (December 23, 1862 – February 22, 1938) was a Nebraska Democratic politician and the 15th Governor of Nebraska from 1909 to 1911.Shallenberger was born in Toulon, Illinois on Dece...

10/1/2013 10/1/2013

Lawson Sheldon (May 31, 1870 – April 4, 1960), the first Nebraska-born governor, was 14th Governor of Nebraska from 1907 until 1909. He was a Republican from the progressive wing of that party, identif...

10/1/2013 10/1/2013

Hopwood Mickey (September 30, 1845 – June 2, 1910, in Osceola, Nebraska) was a Republican politician who served as the 13th Governor of Nebraska from 1903 to 1907.Life and CareerEarly life and ancestor...

10/1/2013 10/1/2013

Ezra P. Savage, Governor (1842 - 1920)

Perin Savage (April 3, 1842 – January 8, 1920) was a Nebraska republican politician and the 12th Governor of Nebraska from 1901 to 1903. He was the tenth Lieutenant Governor in 1901.Savage was born in ...

11/30/2008 10/1/2013

Nebraska Governor. Served as Governor of Nebraska from 1899 to 1901. (bio by: K) Burial: Wyuka Cemetery Lincoln Lancaster County Nebraska, USA Plot: Lot: Sec-14 Lot-5166 Sp-11 Amos Poynter (May 29, 184...

10/1/2013 10/1/2013

Alexander Holcomb (August 25, 1858 – April 25, 1920) was a Nebraska lawyer and politician elected as the ninth Governor of Nebraska and serving from 1895 to 1899. He ran under a fusion ticket between t...

5/29/2012 10/1/2013

James E. Boyd, Governor (1834 - 1906)

Edward Boyd (September 9, 1834 – April 30, 1906) was an Irish-born American businessman in pioneer Omaha, Nebraska, and a politician. The founder of Boyd's Packing House, he served as the Mayor of Omah...

10/1/2013 10/1/2013

James W. Dawes, Governor (1845 - 1918)

William Dawes (January 8, 1844 – October 8, 1918) was a Republican Nebraska politician. He served as the sixth Governor of Nebraska from 1883 to 1887.He was born in McConnelsville, Ohio. He was the gre...

1/18/2008 10/1/2013

Albinus Nance, Governor (1848 - 1911)

Roberts Nance (March 30, 1848 – December 7, 1911) was an American politician. He served as a soldier during the American Civil War, and as the fourth Governor of Nebraska.Nance was born in La Fayette, ...

10/1/2013 10/1/2013

Silas Garber, Governor (1833 - 1905)

Garber (September 21, 1833 – January 12, 1905) was the founder of Red Cloud, Nebraska and was also Nebraska's third Governor.Garber was born in Logan County, Ohio. He moved to Clayton County, Iowa when...

10/1/2013 10/1/2013

Hartford James (October 5, 1831 – February 1, 1920) was a Republican Nebraska politician best known as the Acting Governor of Nebraska. He was also a member of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Board ...

10/1/2013 10/1/2013

David Butler, 1st Governor of Nebraska MP (1829 - 1891)

"Governor David Christy Butler"

Nebraska Governor. Served as Governor of Nebraska from 1867 to 1871. Also served as a Member of the Nebraska Territorial Legislature in 1861, and Member of the Nebraska Territorial Senate in 1863. (bio...

10/1/2013 10/1/2013

Palmer Griswold (November 27, 1893 – April 12, 1954) was an American politician who served as the 25th Governor of Nebraska from 1940 to 1946 and U.S. Senator from 1952 to 1954. He was a Republican.Bio...

5/6/2012 6/11/2013

Gov. Charles Wayland Bryan MP (1867 - 1945)

Wayland Bryan (February 10, 1867 – March 4, 1945) was the younger brother of perennial U.S. Democratic presidential candidate William Jennings Bryan, with whom he shares the distinction of being the on...

4/26/2009 6/11/2013

Henry Dietrich (November 26, 1853 – April 10, 1924) was the 11th Governor of Nebraska.BiographyDietrich was born in Aurora, Illinois November 26, 1853. He was employed as a clerk in a hardware store in...

5/6/2012 6/11/2013

Governor Lorenzo Crounse MP (1834 - 1909)

Crounse (January 27, 1834 – May 13, 1909) was a Nebraska Republican politician best known as the eighth Governor of Nebraska.Early lifeBorn in Schoharie County, New York on January 27, 1834, Crounse at...

4/29/2009 6/11/2013

Milton Thayer (January 24, 1820 – March 19, 1906) was a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War and a postbellum United States Senator from Nebraska, as well as governor of Wyoming Terr...

6/15/2011 6/11/2013

Wilkinson Furnas (May 5, 1824 – June 1, 1905) was the second Governor of Nebraska .Furnas was born near Troy, Ohio, and attended public school. He worked as a farmer, printer, tinsmith, insurance sales...

4/2/2009 6/11/2013