West Virginia Penitentiary Wardens

WEST VIRGINIA PENITENTIARY WARDENS


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NAME SERVED TITLE
George S. McFadden 1866-1870 Warden
William B. Curtis 1870-1871 Warden
Thomas Paul Shallcross 1871-1873 Warden
William L. Bridges 1873-1881 Warden
Thomas J. West 1881-1885 Warden
John E. Peck 1885-1887 Warden
Edward Robertson 1887-1889 Warden
M. Van Pelt 1889-1897 Warden
Samuel A. Hawk 1897-1901 Warden
Charles E. Haddox 1901-1908 Warden
C. G. Dawson 1908-1909 Acting Warden
Joseph E. Mathews 1909-1911 Warden
M. L. Brown 1911-1914 Warden
M. Z. White 1914-1918 Warden
J. Z. Terrell 1918-1923 Warden
S. P. Smith 1923-1927 Warden
L. M. Robinson 1927-1929 Warden
A. C. Scroggins 1930-1932 Warden
Dr. C. F. McClintic 1933-1936 Warden
C. M. Stone 1937-1938 Warden
Leo Collinson 1939 Warden
C. M. Stone 1940 Warden
M. E. Ketchum 1941-1946 Warden
Orel J. Skeen 1947-1955 Warden
Ira M. Coiner 1956 Warden
E. H. Tucker 1957 Warden
Donivon E. Adams 1958-1960 Warden
O. C. Boles 1961-1967 Warden
Ira M. Coiner 1968-1971 Warden
Donald E. Bordenkircher 1972-1973 Warden
Arthur McKenzie 1974-1975 Deputy Warden
Arthur L. McKenzie 1976 Warden
Bobby Leverette 1977-1978 Warden
Richard G. Mohn 1979 Warden
Donald E. Bordenkircher 1980-1983 Warden
Manfred G. Holland 1983-1985 Warden
Jerry C. Hedrick 1985-1988 Warden
Carl Legursky 1989-1992 Warden
George Trent 1992-1995 Warden
Paul Kirby 1992-1995 Deputy Warden