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Georgia: State Comptrollers General


Georgia State Comptrollers General, 1799-1975 (May be incomplete!)
James Meriwether 1799-1804 Eleazer Early 1805-08 James Bozeman 1808-24 William Triplett 1825-28 Thacker B. Howard 1829-33 William W. Carnes 1834-35 John G. Park 1836-42 David E. Bothwell 1843-48 Ezekiel S. Candler 1849-54 Peterson Thweatt 1855-64 John T. Burns 1865-67 Madison Bell 1868-72 W. L. Goldsmith 1872-79 William A. Wright 1879-1929 William B. Harrison 1929-36 Glenn B. Carreker 1936 Homer C. Parker 1936-37 William B. Harrison 1937-40 C. Downing Musgrove 1940-41 Homer C. Parker 1941-46 William R. Mitchell 1946-47 Zack D. Cravey 1947-63 Jimmy Bentley, Jr. 1963-71 Jonnie L. Caldwell 1971-

Events and Candidates (may be incomplete!)

  • 1929 Sep 13: William A. Wright, died in office.
  • 1940 Jun 3: William B. Harrison, died in office.
  • 1946 Jun 22: Homer C. Parker, died in office.
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