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Speakers of the House of Representatives of Oregon

Session

Name/Pol. Party

City

County

18591

T'Vault, William--D

 

Jackson

1860

Harding, B.F.--D

Marion

1862

Palmer, Joel--R

Yamhill

1864

Moores, I.R.--R

Marion

18651

Moores, I.R.--R

Marion

1866

Chenoweth, F.A.--R

Benton

1868

Whiteaker, John J.--D

Lane

1870

Hayden, Benjamin--D

Polk

1872

Mallory, Rufus--R

Marion

1874

Drain, J.C.--D

Douglas

1876

Weatherford, J.K.--D

Albany

Linn

1878

Thompson, J.M.--D

Lane

1880

Moody, Z.F.--R

The Dalles

Wasco

1882

McBride, George W.--R

Columbia

18852

Keady, W.P.--R

Corvallis

Benton

1887

Gregg, J.T.--R

Salem

Marion

1889

Smith, E.L.--R

Hood River

Hood River

1891

Geer, T.T.--R

Macleay

Marion

1893

Keady, W.P.--R

Portland

Multnomah

1895

Moores, C.B.--R

Salem

Marion

18974

House failed to organize

18981

Carter, E.V.--R

Ashland

Jackson

1899

Carter, E.V.--R

Ashland

Jackson

1901

Reeder, L.B.--R

Pendleton

Umatilla

19032

Harris, L.T.--R

Eugene

Lane

1905

Mills, A.L.--R

Portland

Multnomah

1907

Davey, Frank--R

Salem

Marion

19092

McArthur, C.N.--R

Portland

Multnomah

1911

Rusk, John P.--R

Joseph

Wallowa

1913

McArthur, C.N.--R

Portland

Multnomah

1915

Selling, Ben--R

Portland

Multnomah

1917

Stanfield, R.N.--R

Stanfield

Umatilla

1919

Jones, Seymour--R

Salem

Marion

19201

Jones, Seymour--R

Salem

Marion

19212

Bean, Louis E.--R

Eugene

Lane

1923

Kubli, K.K.--R

Portland

Multnomah

1925

Burdick, Denton G.--R

Redmond

Deschutes

1927

Carkin, John H.--R

Medford

Jackson

1929

Hamilton, R.S.--R

Bend

Deschutes

1931

Lonergan, Frank J.--R

Portland

Multnomah

19333

Snell, Earl W.--R

Arlington

Gilliam

1935

Cooter, John E.--D

Toledo

Lincoln

19351

Latourette, Howard--D

Portland

Multnomah

1937

Boivin, Harry D.--D

Klamath Falls

Klamath

1939

Fatland, Ernest R.--R

Condon

Gilliam

1941

Farrell, Robert S. Jr.--R

Portland

Multnomah

1943

McAllister, William M.--R

Medford

Jackson

1945

Marsh, Eugene E.--R

McMinnville

Yamhill

1947

Hall, John H.--R

Portland

Multnomah

1949

Van Dyke, Frank J.--R

Medford

Jackson

1951

Steelhammer, John F.--R

Salem

Marion

1953

Wilhelm, Rudie Jr.--R

Portland

Multnomah

1955

Geary, Edward A.--R

Klamath Falls

Klamath

19572

Dooley, Pat--D

Portland

Multnomah

1959

Duncan, Robert B.--D

Medford

Jackson

1961

Duncan, Robert B.--D

Medford

Jackson

19632

Barton, Clarence--D

Coquille

Coos

19652

Montgomery, F.F.--R

Eugene

Lane

19672

Montgomery, F.F.--R

Eugene

Lane

1969

Smith, Robert F.--R

Burns

Harney

19712

Smith, Robert F.--R

Burns

Harney

1973

Eymann, Richard O.--D

Springfield

Lane

19741

Eymann, Richard O.--D

Springfield

Lane

1975

Lang, Philip D.--D

Portland

Multnomah

1977

Lang, Philip D.--D

Portland

Multnomah

19781

Lang, Philip D.--D

Portland

Multnomah

1979

Myers, Hardy--D

Portland

Multnomah

19801

Myers, Hardy--D

Portland

Multnomah

19815

Myers, Hardy--D

Portland

Multnomah

19833

Kerans, Grattan--D

Eugene

Lane

1985

Katz, Vera--D

Portland

Multnomah

1987

Katz, Vera--D

Portland

Multnomah

19892

Katz, Vera--D

Portland

Multnomah

1991

Campbell, Larry--R

Eugene

Lane

1993

Campbell, Larry--R

Eugene

Lane

19952

Clarno, Bev--R

Bend

Deschutes

1997

Lundquist, Lynn--R

Powell Butte

Deschutes

1999

Snodgrass, Lynn--R

Boring

Clackamas

20016

Simmons, Mark--R

 

Elgin

 

Union

 

2003

Minnis, Karen--R

Wood Village

 

Multnomah

 

2005

Minnis, Karen--R

Wood Village

 

Multnomah

 

2007

Merkley, Jeff--D

Portland

 

Multnomah

 

2009

Hunt, Dave—D

Gladstone

 

Clackamas

 

2011

Hanna, Bruce (co-speaker)--R

Roseburg

 

Douglas/Lane

 

2011

Roblan, Arnie (co-speaker)--D

Coos Bay

 

Coos/Douglas/Lane

 

2013

Kotek, Tina—D

 

Portland

 

Multnomah

 


1Special session
2Regular and special session
3Regular and two special sessions
4E.J. Davis was elected speaker by less than a quorum. Subsequently, Henry L. Benson was elected speaker by less than a quorum. The Supreme Court revised an 1871 decision and ordered the secretary of state to audit claims and draw warrants for all claims which the Legislature, through its enactments, permitted and directed, either expressly or by implication.
5Regular and four special sessions
6Regular and five special sessions