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List of Georgia governors, with photos and pictures. This complete GA governors list is ordered historically from the begininning of statehood to the present day. The state governor is the head of the state government similar to how the US President is the head of the federal government (state governors are the head of the state government's executive branch). A governors' term limit varies by state, although most state governors may run for two of their state's terms. Thank you for reading and thanks for checking out this list of governors!

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Carl Sanders is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list All Georgia Governors
age 93 - Term: 1963 - 1967

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William Ewen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list All Georgia Governors
William Ewen Term: Jun 22, 1775 - Dec 11, 1775; February 20, 1776 - April 15, 1776

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George Walton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list All Georgia Governors
Died at 55 (1749-1804) - Term: 1775 - 1776; 1779 - 1780; 1789 - 1790

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Archibald Bulloch is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list All Georgia Governors
Died at 47 (1730-1777) - Term: 1776 - 1777

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Button Gwinnett is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list All Georgia Governors
Died at 42 (1735-1777) - Term: March 4, 1777 – March 8, 1777

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John A. Treutlen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list All Georgia Governors
John A. Treutlen Died at 48 (1734-1782) - Term: 1777 - 1778

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John Houstoun is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list All Georgia Governors
John Houstoun Died at 52 (1744-1796) - Term: 1778 - 1779

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William Glascock is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list All Georgia Governors
William Glascock Term: January 7, 1779 - July 24, 1779

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Seth John Cuthbert is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list All Georgia Governors
Seth John Cuthbert Term: July 24, 1779 - August 6, 1779

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John Wereat is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list All Georgia Governors
John Wereat Died at 66 (1733-1799) - Term: August 6, 1779 - November 3, 1779

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Richard Howly is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list All Georgia Governors
Richard Howly Died at 44 (1740-1784) - Term: November 3, 1780 - January 4, 1780

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Humphrey Wells is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list All Georgia Governors
Humphrey Wells Term: January 4, 1780 - February 16, 1780

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Stephen Heard is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list All Georgia Governors
Stephen Heard Died at 75 (1740-1815) - Term: February 16, 1780 - February 18, 1780

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Myrick Davies is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list All Georgia Governors
Myrick Davies Term: 1780 - 1781

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Nathan Brownson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list All Georgia Governors
Died at 54 (1742-1796) - Term: 1781 - 1782

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John Martin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list All Georgia Governors
Died at 50 (1839-1889) - Term: 1782 - 1783

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Lyman Hall is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list All Georgia Governors
Died at 66 (1724-1790) - Term: 1783 - 1784

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Samuel Elbert is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list All Georgia Governors
Samuel Elbert Died at 48 (1740-1788) - Term: 1785 - 1786

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Edward Telfair is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list All Georgia Governors
Died at 72 (1735-1807) - Term: 1786 - 1787; 1790 - 1793

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George Mathews is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list All Georgia Governors
Died at 73 (1739-1812) - Term: 1787 - 1788; 1793 - 1796

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George Handley is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list All Georgia Governors
Died at 41 (1752-1793) - Term: 1788 - 1789

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Jared Irwin is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list All Georgia Governors
Jared Irwin Died at 68 (1750-1818) - Term: 1796 - 1798; 1806 - 1809

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James Jackson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list All Georgia Governors
Died at 49 (1757-1806) - Term: 1798 - 1801

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David Emanuel is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list All Georgia Governors
Died at 64 (1744-1808) - Term: March 3, 1801 – November 5, 1801

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Josiah Tattnall, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list All Georgia Governors
Josiah Tattnall, Sr. Term: 1801 - 1802