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Governors, Commandants, Managers & Directors

  • Dr. Erastus B. Wolcott, Commandant and Superintendent
  • May 1, 1867 - October 8, 1867
  • Captain Theodore Yates
    October 8, 1867 - October 21, 1869
  • Major John Cassels
    October 21, 1869 - September 14, 1870
  • Lt. Col. John Wooley
    September 14, 1870 - December 31, 1872
  • General Edward W. Hincks
    December 31, 1872 - October 1, 1880
    Hincks appeared before an investigative board to answer charges involving mismanagement of the Home. He resigned at the conclusion of the hearing and before any deliberation or decision by the Board. [Proceedings of the Board of Managers of the NHDVS, Volume 1, April 3, 1880]
  • General Jacob Sharpe
    October 1, 1880 - May 1, 1889
  • General Kilburn Knox
    May 1, 1889 - April 18, 1891
  • Captain John C. Hathaway
    April 24, 1891 - December 17, 1891
  • Colonel Cornelius Wheeler, Governor
    December 26, 1891 - December 24, 1914
  • Colonel Thomas H. Ijams
    January 1, 1915 - December 31, 1916
  • Colonel Joseph E. Crain
    January 1, 1917 - July 20, 1920
  • Colonel F. E. Bury
    July 21, 1920 - September 30, 1920
  • Colonel A. B. Crampton
    October 1, 1920 - December 31, 1922
  • Colonel Frank C. Kibby
    January 1, 1922 - December 31, 1922
  • Col. Charles M. Pearsall, Governor
    January 1, 1923 - April 1942
  • Major P. G. Froemming, Manager
    June 16, 1942 - December 31, 1948
  • Delta C. Firmin, Director
    April 2, 1949 - December 31, 1967
  • Edwin J. Klag, Director
    January 21, 1968 - October 7, 1972
  • Charles M. Turner, Director
    October 8, 1972 - December 31, 1974
  • Arthur L. Modin, Director
    March 24, 1975 - May 9, 1980
  • Leon E. Edman, Director
    August 10, 1980 - September 3, 1983
  • Russell E. Struble, Director
    October 2, 1983 - March 31, 1997
  • Glen W. Grippen, Director
    July 20, 1997 - 2007
  • Robert E. Beller, FACHE, Director
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