Jefferson County Sheriffs

These are the names of those who have served as Sheriff of Jefferson County from 1805 -2016



NameServiceBornDied
Abel Sherman1805-1807Oct 9, 1761Nov 23, 1834
Hugh Henderson 1808-1808unknown Apr 14, 1808
Perley Keyes 1808-1811Feb 24 1774May 13,1834
David I Andrus 1812-18121766 Aug 21, 1831
John Paddock 1813-18141777 Dec 1816
David I Andrus 1815-1817  
Joseph Clark 1818-1818unknown May 18, 1821
Amasa Trowbridge 1819-1820May 17, 1779Apr 11, 1859
Jason Fairbanks 1821-1825Sep 5, 1785Jan 9, 1875
Henry Hale Coffeen1826-18281784Jan 17, 1850
John Fay 1829-1831 c.1799 Mar 7, 1884
Heman Millard 1832-1834unknown unknown
Chauncey Baker 1835-18371799 Feb 20, 1841
Abner Baker 1838-1840Sep 17, 1791Jul 25,1872
Albert P. Brayton 1841-184317961867
Herman Strong 1844-18461802 Apr 27, 1876
Walter Collins 1847-1849 c. 1799 unknown
Rufus Herrick 1849-1861? 1859
Daniel C. Rouse 1852-1854Nov 8, 1796Sep 8, 1856
Wells Benton 1855-18571794 Jun 29, 1857
Abner W. Baker 1858-1860Dec, 1828 May 11, 1888
Francis A. Cross 1861-18631815 Jan 16, 1893
Nathan Strong 1864-1866Aug 5, 1825Jan 15, 1893
James Johnson 1867-1869May 8, 1824Feb. 6, 1900
Addison W. Wheelock 1870-18721832 Sep 16, 1886
George Babbitt 1873-1875Sep 20, 1818Sep 30, 1886
Abner W. Peck 1876-1878c. 1823 Apr 12, 1910
Leonard Seaton 1879-1880 1827 Dec 7,1903
G. Harrison Smith 1881-1884May 23, 18379/30/1900
James M. Felt 1885-18861 May 1841 9 Jan 1920
Willard E. Saxe 1887-189010 Aug 184822 Jan 1922
Levi Washburn 1891-189320 Apr 184014 Mar 1915
Edward Barton 1894-1896Mar 1844 26 Jul 1916
Samuel Kellogg 1897-19007 Apr 1847 30 Dec 1925
Thomas T. Ballard 1901-19031841 3 Jan 1923
Edward J. Tallman 1903-19051860 4 Mar 1919
Ezra D. Bellinger 1906-190831 Mar 186211 Dec 1947
John H. Bogart 1909-191123 May 185625 Mar 1929
Morris S. Gragg 1912-191417 Oct 186530 Jan 1930
Charles C. Hosmer1915-191723 Apr 186511 Oct 1933
Michael Gleason 1918-19184 Mar 1861 27 Dec 1940
Ernest S. Gillette1921-192316 Nov 18719 Dec 1926
William E. Button1924-19261877 1 Mar 1963
Eugene L Burton 1927-1929 2 Apr 1885 14 Mar 1932
Frank D. Walrath 1930-193219 Aug 188425 Nov 1956
LeRoy S. Harrington1933-193515 Jan 188722 Oct 1967
Brayton E. Peck 1936-195524 Oct 188420 Dec 1955
J. Lowell Fitzsimmons 1956-195628 Aug 190831 Jan 1991
Robert B. Chaufty1957-197124 Apr 19078 Nov 2005
Irving P. Angel 1972-19798 Jan 1928 20 Mar 1994
Alfred P. O'Neill1977-198527 Sep 19326 Feb 2015
Franklyn F. Gowing1985-19861 May 193620 Jul 2013
Donald M. Pettit 1986-198631 Jan 193626 Feb 1998
Donald F. Newberry1987-199411 Jan 193731 Jul 2003
James L. Lafferty1994-200220 Aug 1934 
John P. Burns 2003-201431 Jan 1960 
Colleen O'Neill 2015- 1963


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