Chronological History

Years in Office

Sheriff

1851-1852

William H. Case (Civil War Veteran)

1853-1854

Norman B. Cowles

1855-1856

Henry L. Brown

1857-1858

William R. Stone

1859-1860

Henry H. Noble

1861-1862:  Resigned May 1862

W. F. Sykes

1862:  Appointed to finish term to 12/31/1862

Eusebius F. Dame

1863-1864

Eusebius F. Dame

1865-1866

Addison P. Wheelock

1867-1868

Charles W. Day

1869-1870

W. W. Bartlett

1871-1874

Birney J. Morgan

1875-1876

Samuel K. Northam

1877-1880

Birney J. Morgan

1881-1882

John Verly

1883-1886

John J. Dunn

1887-1888

Birney J. Morgan

1889-1892

Ashley S. Dobson

1893-1896

Medad Vinton

1897-1900

Oscar Simpson

1901-1904

David G. Chandler

1905-1908

Charles S. Johnson

1909-1912

Frank L. Shuter

1913-1914

G. Allen Smith

1915-1918

David R. Campbell

1919-1922

Charles E. Taylor

1923-1926

David R. Campbell

1927-1930

J. Fred Johnson

1931-1942

David Core

1943-1950

Leon J. Barratt

1951-1980

Richard P. Weiler

1981-1992

Jack Canfield

1993-2000

Harold K. Barr

2001-2008

Scott Fewins

2009-

Thomas J. Bensley