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List of United States presidents by elected office

List of United States presidents by elected office
This is a list of U.S. presidents by elected office held prior to the presidency. Service as a United States Senator is considered a form of elected experience, although prior to the Seventeenth Amendment to the United States Constitution senators were elected by state legislators.

Presidents of the United States

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President George Washington John Adams Thomas Jefferson Elected office

List of United States presidents by elected office

Virginia House of Burgesses, 1758-1774 Continental Congress, 1774-1775 Continental Congress, 1774-1777 Vice President, 1789-1797 Virginia House of Burgesses, 1769-1776 Continental Congress, 1775-1776, 1783-1784 Virginia House of Delegates, 1776-1779 Governor of Virginia 1779-1781 Vice President, 1797-1801 Virginia House of Delegates, 1776-1779, 1784-1786 Continental Congress, 1780-1783, 1787-1788 United States House of Representatives 1789-1797 Virginia House of Delegates, 1782-1783 Continental Congress, 1783-1786 United States Senate, 1790-1794 Governor of Virginia, 1799-1802, 1811 Massachusetts State Senate, 1802-1803 United States Senate, 1803-1808 United States House of Representatives, 1796-1797 United States Senate, 1797-1798, 1822-1825 New York State Senate, 1812-15 New York State Attorney General, 1815-1819 United States Senate, 1821-1828 Governor of New York, 1829 Vice President of the United States, 1833-1837 Governor of Indiana Territory, 1800-1812 United States House of Representatives, 1816-1819 Ohio State Senate, 1819-1821 United States Senate, 1825-1828 Virginia House of Delegates, 1811-1816, 1823-1825, 1839 United States House of Representatives, 1816-1821 Governor of Virginia, 1825-1827 United States Senate, 1827-1836 Tennessee House of Representatives, 1823-1825 United States House of Representatives, 1825-1839 Governor of Tennessee, 1839-1841 None. New York State Assembly, 1829-1831 United States House of Representatives, 1833-1843 New York State Comptroller, 1847-1849 Vice President, 1849-1850 General Court of New Hampshire, 1829-1833 United States House of Representatives, 1833-1837 United States Senate, 1837-1842 Pennsylvania House of Representatives, 1814-1815 United States House of Representatives, 1821-1831 United States Senate, 1834-1845

James Madison

James Monroe

John Quincy Adams Andrew Jackson Martin Van Buren

William Henry Harrison

John Tyler

James K. Polk

Zachary Taylor Millard Fillmore

Franklin Pierce

James Buchanan

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Abraham Lincoln Andrew Johnson

List of United States presidents by elected office
Illinois House of Representatives, 1834-1842 United States House of Representatives, 1847-1849 Alderman of Greeneville, Tennessee, 1828-1830 Mayor of Greenville, Tennessee, 1834-1838 Tennessee House of Representatives, 1835-1837, 1839-1841 Tennessee State Senate, 1841 United States House of Representatives, 1843-1853 Governor of Tennessee, 1853-1857, 1862 United States Senate, 1857-1862 None. United States House of Representatives, 1865-1867 Governor of Ohio, 1868-1872, 1876-1877 Ohio State Senate, 1859-1861 United States House of Representatives, 1863-1881 Vice President, 1881 Sheriff of Erie County, 1871-1873 Mayor of Buffalo, New York, 1882 Governor of New York, 1883-1885 Reporter of the Indiana Supreme Court, 1860-1864 United States Senate, 1881-1887 United States House of Representatives, 1877-1884, 1885-1891 Governor of Ohio, 1891-1896 New York State Assembly, 1881-1885 Governor of New York, 1899-1900 Vice President, 1901 None. Governor of New Jersey, 1911-1913 Ohio State Senate, 1899-1903 Lieutenant Governor of Ohio, 1904-1905 United States Senate, 1915-1921 City Council of Northampton, Massachusetts, 1898-1899 Massachusetts House of Representatives, 1907-1909 Mayor of Northampton, Massachusetts, 1909-1911 Massachusetts State Senate, 1912-1915 Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1916-1919 Governor of Massachusetts, 1919-1921 Vice President, 1921-1923 None. New York State Senate, 1911-1913 Governor of New York, 1929-1932 Jackson County Court, 1922-1924 Presiding Judge of Jackson County, 1926-1933 United States Senate, 1935-1945 Vice President, 1945 None. United States House of Representatives, 1947-1953 United States Senate, 1953-1961

Ulysses S. Grant Rutherford B. Hayes James A. Garfield Chester A. Arthur Grover Cleveland

Benjamin Harrison William McKinley Theodore Roosevelt

William Taft Woodrow Wilson Warren G. Harding

Calvin Coolidge

Herbert Hoover Franklin Delano Roosevelt Harry S. Truman

Dwight D. Eisenhower John F. Kennedy

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Lyndon Johnson

List of United States presidents by elected office
United States House of Representatives, 1935-1949 United States Senate, 1949-1961 Vice President, 1961-1963 United States House of Representatives, 1947-1951 United States Senate, 1951-1953 Vice President, 1953-1961 United States House of Representatives, 1949-1973 Vice President, 1973-1974 Georgia State Senate, 1963-1967 Governor of Georgia, 1971-1975 Governor of California, 1967-1975 United States House of Representatives, 1967-1971 Vice President, 1981-1989 Attorney General of Arkansas, 1977-1979 Governor of Arkansas, 1979-1981, 1983-1993 Governor of Texas, 1995-2000 Illinois State Senate, 1997-2004 United States Senate, 2005-2008

Richard Nixon

Gerald Ford Jimmy Carter Ronald Reagan George H. W. Bush Bill Clinton George W. Bush Barack Obama

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