Hancock County's Elected Officials of the Past

*** Some dates and names are missing. Information posted is what was provided by source.


                  Hancock County Court Clerks

1846-1852 John Farmer
1852-1860 Richard Mitchell
1860-1865 John W. Graham
1865-1870 Richard Mitchell
1870-1874 J. F. McNeil
1874-1878 A. Y. Baldwin
1878 R. D. Greene
1924-1930 G. H. Greene
1930-1934- W. E. Lawson
1934-1938 Louis Rhea
1938-1946 C. A. Trent
1946-1950 Paul Reed
1950-1958 Otis Greene
1958-1970 Buddy E. Williams
1970-1982 Ray A. Baker
1982-2010 Wayne Dean
2010-Present Jessie Royston

           Hancock County Trustees

                               Peter Anderson
                               W. Baker
                               John Gilbert
                               Elisha Bishop
                               Henry Byrd
                              Claiborne Wilborn
                              W. P. Testerman
                              J. W. Baker
1874-1876           Moses Wilburn
1876-1880           W. J. K. Lawson
1880-1882           J. C. Campbell
1882-1886           J. B. Mitchell
1886-1889           L. A. Testerman
1889-1891           D. L. Dean
1891-1894           James Purcell
1894-1896           H. J. Horton
1896-1897           Henry Holt
1897-1900           W. M. H. Tyler
1900-1902           H. K. Hurd
1902-1903           W. S. Jaynes
1903-1904           T. J. Testerman
1904-1907           Alex Seal
1907-1912           R. T. Brewer
1912-1916           D. H. Darnell
1916-1920           G. W. Trent
1920-1922           Eli Fleenor
1922-1926           L. E. Drinnon
1926-1928           Mrs. L. E. Drinnon
1928-1934           Roy Jarvis
1934-1938           John Waddell
1938-1943           H. B. Roberts
1943-1946           John L. Lawson
1946-1950           Hugh Hopkins
1950-1954           Paul Reed
1954-1958           Omer R. Cody
1958-1962           Jack F. Purkey
1962-1974           Jimmy Roberts
1974-1977           Ray A. Lawson
1977-1978           Mrs. Ray A. Lawson
1978-1998           Johnny Bruce Roberts
1998-2010           Kenneth Mayes
2010-Present  Chuck Johnson
                         Hancock County Sheriffs

1846-1848       William Wilder
1848-1849       James Fritts
1849-1850       Z. G. Trent
1850-1856       N. Baldwin
1856-1858       M. H. Bray
1858-1860       Anderson Campbell
1860-1865       J. M. Rains
1866-1870       M. H. Bray
1870-1872       Jesse P. Nichols
1874-1876       W. P. Testerman
1876-1878       Jesse P. Nichols
1878-1880       N. Leagear
1882-1884       G. W. Edds
1884-1886       B. J. Drinnon
1930-1932       Fate Johnson
1932-1944       Charlie Sutton
1944-1946       Alfred Alder
1946-1948       Creed Nichols
1948-1950       Johnny Seals
1950-1954       George Taylor
1954-1958       Ellis Johnson, Jr.
1958-1962       Creed Nichols
1962-1966       Verlin Maxey
1966-1968       Kyle Seal
1968-1970       Creed Nichols
1970-1971       Kyle Seal
1971-1972       Mrs. Kyle Ora Seal
1972-1974       Gene Gibson
1974-1976       Creed Nichols
.1976-1986      Ralph Douglas Seal
1986-1990       Gene Gibson
1990-1994       Tony Seal
1994-2010       Ralph Douglas Seal
2010-2014       George Leamon Maxey
2014-Present   Ralph Douglas Seal