Appointed by Attorney General (Chapter 126, Acts of 1821 December session):
1845-1850 William Matthew Merrick

Elected by Voters to 4-year terms (Constitution of 1851, Art. V, secs. 1-6):
1851-1855 Bradley T. Johnson (D)
1855-1863 John A. Lynch
1864-1865 Edward Y. Goldsborough (U)

Elected by Voters to 4-year terms (Constitution of 1864, Art. V, secs. 7-11):
1865-1867 Edward Y. Goldsborough

Elected by Voters to 4-year terms (Constitution of 1867, Art. V, secs. 7-12):
1867-1871 John Ritchie (D)
1871 Francis Brengle
1871-1875 Milton G. Urner (R)
1876-1882 John C. Motter (R)
1883-1887 Frank C. Norwood (R)
1887-1895 Edward S. Eichelberger (R)
1895-1899 William H. Hinks (R)
1899-1903 Glenn H. Worthington
1903-1912 Arthur D. Willard (R)
1912-1916 Samuel A. Lewis (D)
1916-1924 Aaron R. Anders (R)
1924-1931 William M. Storm (D)
1931-1935 Walter E. Sinn (R)
1935-1938 Sherman P. Bowers (D)
1938-1943 Patrick M. Schnauffer (R)
1943-1951 Edwin F. Nikirk (D)
1951-1954 Charles U. Price (R)
1954-1959 Samuel W. Barrick (D)
1959-1982 Robert Salter Rothenhoefer (D)
1982-1994 Lawrence A. Dorsey, Jr. (D)
1994-2007 Scott L. Rolle (R)
2007- J. Charles Smith III (R)

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