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El Paso Mayors 1873 - 1993

Ben S. Dowell 1873 - 1875 Melton A. Jones 1875 - 1876
Solomon Shultz 1880 - 1881 Joseph Maggoffin 1881 - 1886
C. Lightbody 1885 - 1889 Richard Caples 1889 - 1893
W. H. Austin 1893 - 1894 Adolph Solomon 1894 - 0000
A. K. Albers 1894 - 0000 Robert Campbell 1895 - 1897
Joseph Magoffin 1897 - 1901 Ben F. Hammett 1901 - 1903
Charles Davis, Sr 1905 - 1907 Joseph Sweeney 1907 - 1910
W. F. Robinson 1910 ---- Charles E. Kelly 1910 - 1915
Tom Lea 1915 - 1917 Charles Davis, Jr 1917 - 1923
R. M. Dudley 1923 - 1925 H. P. Jackson 1925 - 1927
R. E. Thomason 1927 - 1931 A. B. Poe 1931 ----
R. E. Sherman 1931 - 1937 M. A. Harlan 1937 - 1939
J. E. Anderson 1938 - 1947 Dan R. Ponder 1947 - 1949
Dan L. P. Dike 1949 - 1951 Fred Hervey 1951 - 1955
W. T. Misenhimer 1955 ---- Tom E. Rogers 1955 - 1957
R. L. Telles, Jr 1957 - 1961 Ralph Seitsinger 1961 - 1963
Judson F. Williams 1963 - 1969 Ashley G. Classen 1969 ----
Peter De Wetter 1969 - 1971 Bert Williams 1971 - 1973
Fred Hervey 1973 - 1975 Don Henderson 1975 - 1977
Ray Salazar 1977 - 1979 Thomas D. Westfall 1979 - 1981
Jonathan W. Rogers 1981 - 1989 Suzanne S. Azar 1989 - 1991
William S. Tilney 1991 - 1993 Larry Francis 1993 ----
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El Paso Judges 1850 - 1991

C. A. Hoppin 1850 - A. C. Hyde 1850 - 1852
Simeon Hart 1852 - 1854 A. C. Hyde 1854 - 1856
Henry L. Dexter 1856 - 1858 John L. McCarty 1858 - 1860
Henry L. Gillett 1860 - 1866 Albert H. French 1866 - 1870
Maximo Aranda 1870 - 1872 Telesforo Montes 1872 - 1874
Joseph Magoffin 1876 - 1877 G. M. Garcia 1877 - 1878
J. B. Leahy 1878 - 1879 Baptiste Mariany 1800
H. C. Cook 1800 Jose Baca 1880 - 1882
E. J. Orn 1882 Marsh Rogers 1882 - 1886
J. E. Townsend 1888 - 1890 Allen I. Blacker 1890 - 1892
F. E. Hunter 1892 - 1896 James R. Harper 1896 - 1902
Joseph Sweeney 1902 - 1908 A. S. J. Eylar 1908 - 1914
Adrain Pool 1914 -1916 E. B. McClintock
Joseph McGill 1932 - 1942 M. Scarbourough 1942 - 1946
Victor B. gilbert 1946 - 1952 Woodrow W. Bean 1888 - 1958 -1962
C. R. Schulte 1962 Gleen Woodard 1962 - 1965
Travis Johnson 1965 -1966 Colbert Coldwell 1966 - 1970
Udell Moore 1970 - 1982 Pat O'Rourke 1983 - 1987
Luther Jones 1887 - 1991 Alicon Chacon 1991 -
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El Paso Sheriffs 1852 - 2001

William Ford 1852 William Wates 1859
Juan Armendariz 1870 Charles Ellis 1871
Charles Kerber 1874 Benito Gonzalez 1880
Batiste Mariany 1852 Benito Gonzalez 1882
J. H. White 1883 H. R. Hildebrant 1890
F. B. Simmons 1892 J. H. Boone 1898
J. H. Comstock 1805 F. J. Hall 1908
Peyton J. Edwards 1910 Seth B. Orndorff 1916
Tom Armstrong 1929 Chris P. Fox 1933 - 1942
W.W. Hawkins 1942 Allen Falby 1942 - 1949
Joe Campbell 1949 - 1951 W. O. hix 1951 - 1958
Bob Bailey 1958 - 1964 Mike Sullivan 1965 - 1978
Ramon Montes 1978 - 1982 Micheal Patrick Davis 1982 - 1984
Leo Samaniego 1985 -
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Fort Bliss Commanders 1849 - 1993

Major Jefferson Van Horne 1849-1851
Lieut. Colonel E. B. Alexander 1855
Lieut. Colonel John B. Magruder 1855
Major James Longstreet 1855
Major T. H. Holmes 1856
Lieut. Colonel Isaac V. D. Reeves 1857 - 1859
Major T. H. Holmes 1859
Captain W. L. Elliot 1859
Captain E. G. Walker 1859
First Lieut. Colonel Thomas K. Jackson 1860 - 1861
Lieut. Colonel Isaac V. D. Reeves 1861
Lieut. Colonel John R. Baylor (texas) 1861
Brigadier General Henry H. sibley (Confederacy) 1861 - 1862
Brigadier General James H. Carleson (Union) 1862 - 1863
Major Wialliam McMullen 1863
Colonel George W. Bowie 1864
Major Joseph Smith 1865
Captian David H. Brotherton 1865 - 66
Major Willian R. Gerhart 1866
Captain E. C. Mason 1866 - 1868
Major H. C. Merriam 1869
Captain F. M. Crandall 1870
Captain C. Bentzoni 1871
Captain F. M. Cox 1872 - 1874
Major Z. R. Bliss 1875 - 1876
Major N. W. Osbourne 1878 - 1880
Captain H. R. Brinkerhoff 1881
Captain O. W. Bollock 1862 - 1863
Major J. F. Fletcher 1883
Major H. S. Hawkins 1884 - 1885
Captain Gregory Bsrrett 1886
Colonel M. M. Blunt 1887
Captain E. P. Ewers 1888
Colonel N. W. Osbourne 1889 - 1890
Major J. Henton 1892
Colonel H. M. Lazellw 1893
Captain W. H. McLaughlin 1893 - 1894
Colonel D. Parker 1895
Colonel D. D. van Valzah 1896 - 1898
Lieut. N. F. McClure 1898
Major Churchill Towles 1898
Captain Joseph F. Nichols 1898 - 1899
Captain S. L. Woodward 1899
Caption H. R. H. Loughborough 1899 - 1901
Captain F. M. Caldwell 1901
Lieut. Colonel H. H. Adams 1901 - 1902
Lieut. Colonel C.P. Terrett 1902
Lieut. Colonel H. L. Haskell 1902
Lieut. Colonel H. S. Foster 1903 - 1904
Captain H. M. Dickman 1904
Major Ammon A. Augur 1904 - 1906
Major J. M. T. Partello 1906
Colonel R. W. Hoyt 1906 - 1907
Captain S. Burkhardt, Jr 1907
Captain J. F. Huston 1907 - 1910
Captain A. C. Sharpe 1910
Captain E. F. Glenn 1910 -1912
Colonel E. Z. Steever 1912
Colonel Frank West 1912 - 1913
Colonel Joseph Gerrard 1914
Bridgadier General Hugh Scott 1914
Bridgadier General John J. Pershing 1914 - 1916
Bridgadier General George Bell 1916
Colonel William D. Beach 1917
Colonel George T. Langhorne 1917
Colonel Edward Anderson 1917 - 1918
Bridgadier General Robert L. Howze 1918
Bridgadier General James Hornbrook 1918
Major General Robert L. Howze 1918 - 1925
Bridgadier General Joseph C. Castner 1925 - 1926
Bridgadier General Edwin D., Winans 1926 - 1927
Bridgadier General George V. H. Mosley 1928 - 1929
Bridgadier General George Barnhart 1930
Bridgadier General Walker C. Short 1930 - 1932
Bridgadier General Walter C. Short 1930 - 1932
Major General Frank McCoy 1933
Bridgadier General Hamilton Hawkins 1936
Bridgadier General Ben Lear 1937
Bridgadier General Kenyon Joyce 1938
Bridgadier General robert C. Richardson, Jr. 1939 - 1941
Major General Innis P> Swift 1941
Colonel Frederick D. Griffith 1941 - 1942
Colonel Edgar B. Taulbee 1942
Colonel M. H. Tomlinson 1943
Colonel John K. Brown 1944 - 1945
Colonel Frank L. Whittaker 1945
Colonel George Foster 1945
Colonel Robert H. van Volkenburgh 1946
Major General John L. Homer 1946 - 1950
Major General John T. Lewis 1950 - 1952
Bridgadier General F. L. Hayden 1952
Lieut General Stanley R. Mickelsen 1952 - 1954
Major General Paul W. Rutledge 1954 - 1956
Major General robert J. Wood 1956 - 1957
Major General Sam C. Russell 1957 - 1961
Major General Marshall S. Carter 1961 - 1962
Bridgadier General Stephen M. Mellnik 1962
Major General Tom V. Stayton 1962 - 1965
Major General George T. Powers 1965 - 1967
Major General George V. Underwood, Jr. 1967 - 1968
Major General Richard T. Cassidy 1968 - 1971
Major GeneralRaymond L. Shoemaker 1971 - 1973
Major General C. J. LeVan 1973 - 1976
Major General Robert J. Lunn 1976 - 1977
Major General John J. Koehler, Jr. 1977 - 1979
Major General John B. Oblinger, Jr. 1979 - 1982
Major General James P. Maloney 1982 - 1985
Major General Donald R. Infante 1985 - 1989
Bridgadier General Jay Gardner 1989 - 1989
Major General Donald M. Lionetti 1989 - 1991
Major General John H. Little 1991 - 1993
Major General James J. Cravens 1993
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