Pennsylvania Governors 1790 - 1879

Under the Constitution of 1790
NamePartyStart TermEnd TermBornDied
Thomas Mifflin None12/21/179012/17/179901/10/174401/20/1800
Thomas McKean Dem-Rep12/17/179912/20/180803/17/173406/24/1817
Simon Snyder Dem-Rep12/20/180812/16/181711/05/175911/09/1819
William Findlay Dem-Rep12/16/181712/19/182006/20/176811/12/1846
Joseph Hiester Dem-Rep12/19/182012/16/182311/18/175206/10/1832
John Andrew Shulze Dem-Rep12/16/182312/15/182907/19/177511/18/1852
George Wolf Dem-Rep12/15/182912/15/183508/12/177703/11/1840
Joseph Ritner Anti-Mason12/15/183501/15/183903/25/178010/16/1869
Under the Constitution of 1838
NamePartyStart TermEnd TermBornDied
David Rittenhouse Porter Dem-Rep01/15/183901/21/184510/31/178808/06/1867
Francis Rawn Shunk* Democrat01/21/184507/09/184808/07/178807/20/1848
William Freame Johnston** Whig07/26/184801/20/185211/29/180810/25/1872
William Bigler Democrat01/20/185201/16/185501/11/181408/09/1880
James Pollock Whig01/16/185501/19/185809/11/181004/19/1890
William Fisher Packer Democrat01/19/185801/15/186104/02/180709/27/1870
Andrew Gregg Curtin Republican01/15/186101/15/186704/22/181710/07/1894
John White Geary Republican01/15/186701/21/187312/30/181902/08/1873
John Frederick Hartranft Republican01/21/187301/18/187612/16/183010/17/1889

* Governor Shunk resigned July 9, 1848
** there was an interregnum from July 9, 1848 to July 26, 1848 when Johnston took the oath