Attorney General–All Holders

# Office Holder Party Tenure Start Reason End Reason
1   James Morrison Republican Mar 5, 1855 to Dec 17, 1856 General Election
2   Joseph McDonald Democratic Dec 17, 1856 to Dec 17, 1860 General Election
3   James G. Jones Republican Dec 17, 1860 to Nov 10, 1861 General Election Died
4   John Palmer Usher Republican Nov 10, 1861 to Mar 19, 1862 General Election
5   John F. Kibbey Republican Mar 19, 1862 to Nov 3, 1862 General Election
6   Oscar B. Hord Democratic Nov 3, 1862 to Nov 3, 1864 General Election
7   Delano Eckels Williamson Republican Nov 3, 1864 to Nov 3, 1870 General Election
8   Bayless W. Hanna Democratic Nov 3, 1870 to Nov 6, 1872 General Election
9   James C. Denny Republican Nov 6, 1872 to Nov 6, 1874 General Election
10   Clarence Augustus Buskirk Democratic Nov 6, 1874 to Nov 6, 1878 General Election
11   Thomas W. Woollen Democratic Nov 6, 1878 to Nov 6, 1880 General Election
12   Daniel P. Baldwin Republican Nov 6, 1880 to Nov 6, 1882 General Election
13   Francis T. Hord, Jr. Democratic Nov 6, 1882 to Nov 22, 1886 General Election
14   Louis T. Michener Republican Nov 22, 1886 to Nov 22, 1890 General Election
15   Alonzo Green Smith Democratic Nov 22, 1890 to Nov 22, 1894 General Election
16   William A. Ketcham Republican Nov 22, 1894 to Nov 22, 1898 General Election Did Not Run
17   William L. Taylor Republican Nov 22, 1898 to Jan 1, 1903 General Election Did Not Run
18   Charles W. Miller Republican Jan 1, 1903 to Jan 1, 1907 General Election Did Not Run
19   James Bingham Republican Jan 1, 1907 to Jan 1, 1911 General Election Did Not Run
20   Thomas Michael Honan Democratic Jan 1, 1911 to Jan 1, 1915 General Election Did Not Run
21   Richard McClellan Milburn Democratic Jan 1, 1915 to Nov 9, 1915 General Election Died
   Vacant Nov 9, 1915 to Nov 13, 1915
22   Evan Brown Stotsenburg Democratic Nov 13, 1915 to Jan 1, 1917 Appointed by Governor Lost Reelection Bid
23   Ele Stansbury Republican Jan 1, 1917 to Jan 1, 1921 General Election Did Not Run
24   Ulysses S. Lesh Republican Jan 1, 1921 to Jan 1, 1925 General Election Did Not Run
25   Arthur L. Gilliom Republican Jan 1, 1925 to Jan 1, 1929 General Election Did Not Run
26   James M. Ogden Republican Jan 1, 1929 to Jan 1, 1933 General Election Did Not Run
27   Philip Lutz, Jr. Democratic Jan 1, 1933 to Jan 1, 1937 General Election
28   Omer Stokes Jackson Democratic Jan 1, 1937 to Jun 2, 1940 Appointed by Governor Died
29   Samuel D. Jackson Democratic Jun 2, 1940 to Jan 1, 1941 Appointed by Governor
30   George N. Beamer Democratic Jan 1, 1941 to Jan 1, 1943 Appointed by Governor Lost Reelection Bid
31   James A. Emmert Republican Jan 1, 1943 to Jan 1, 1947 General Election Did Not Run
32   Cleon H. Foust Republican Jan 1, 1947 to Jan 1, 1949 General Election Lost Reelection Bid
33   J. Emmett McManamon Democratic Jan 1, 1949 to Jan 1, 1953 General Election Lost Reelection Bid
34   Edwin K. Steers Republican Jan 1, 1953 to Jan 1, 1965 General Election Lost Reelection Bid
35   John Dillon Democratic Jan 1, 1965 to Jan 1, 1969 General Election Lost Reelection Bid
36   Theodore L. Sendak Republican Jan 1, 1969 to Jan 1, 1981 General Election Did Not Run
37   Linley Pearson Republican Jan 1, 1981 to Jan 1, 1993 General Election Did Not Run
38   Pam Carter Democratic Jan 1, 1993 to Jan 1, 1997 General Election Did Not Run
39   Jeff Modisett Democratic Jan 1, 1997 to Jan 5, 2000 General Election Resigned
   Vacant Jan 5, 2000 to Feb 21, 2000
40   Karen M. Freeman-Wilson Democratic Feb 21, 2000 to Jan 1, 2001 Appointed by Governor Lost Reelection Bid
41   Steve Carter Republican Jan 1, 2001 to Jan 12, 2009 General Election Did Not Run
42   Greg Zoeller Republican Jan 12, 2009 to Jan 9, 2017 General Election Ran For Other Office
43   Curtis Hill Republican Jan 9, 2017 to Present General Election Present