Past Sheriffs of Carter County

The follow photos are the Sheriffs of Carter County.  We have acquired several photos of the Sheriffs and will continue to search for more.  We would appreciate anyone in the community or families of these Sheriffs to help us accomplish this task.  Please fill free to contact us at 423-542-1846.

 

Nathaniel Taylor 1796-1799      

 

        

Abraham Byler  1799-1805

 

Archibald Williams  1805-1813

 

Andrew Taylor  1813-1821

 

William B. Carter  1821-1823

 

William Carter 1823-1829

 

 

William Goff  1829-1835

Alexander Smith  1835-1836

 

Abraham Tipton  1836-1840

 

Elijah D. Hardin  1840-1842

 

Edmond Williams 1842-1848

 

Albert J. Tipton  1848-1854

Elijah Simerly  1854-1860

 

John K. Miller 1860-1863

 

Jacob Vandeventer  1863-1865

 

P. A. J. Crockett  1865-1866

 

James W. Orr  1868-1872

 

 

Elijah W. Heaton  1872-1874

 

 

J. Dugger Pearce  1874-1877

John Mathes Simerley  1877-1880

 

James Nave  1880-1886  and 1905-1910

 

Isaac Grindstaff  1886-1892

Charles M. Hinkle  1892-1894

 

James L. Bradley 1894-1899, 1903-1905 and 1918-1920

 

H.E. McQueen 1899-1903

 

 

G. Hacker Carriger  1910-1913

 

R.C. Collins  1913-1918

 

Sam Cardin  1920-1922

 

Joe Nave 1922-1926

 

Millard Jim Moreland  1926-1930 and 1932-1938

 

W.M. Fair 1930-1932

 

Ernest Brumit  1938-1932

 

Mike Boatright  1942-1944 and 1954-1960

 

Thomas W. Nave 1944-1948

 

Ray Johnson  1948-1954

 

Sam Frost  1960-1966

 

Harry Buckles  1966-1968 and 1970-1976

 

Oscar Dykes  1968-1970

 

George Papantoniou  1976-1982

 

William C. Crumley  1982-1990

Paul P.Peters  1990-1996

 

John C. Henson 1996-2006

 

Chris Mathes  2006-2014

 

Dexter Lunceford  2014- Present