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Cuyahoga County, Ohio Sheriffs: Past and Present




Sheriff # Served
1 Smith S. Balwin 1810 to 1813
2 Harvey Murray 1813 to 1813
3 Eben Hosmer 1813 to 1817
4 Enoch Murray 1817 to 1819
5 Seth Doan 1819 to 1824
6 James S. Clark 1824 to 1827
7 Edward Baldwin 1827 to 1830
8 John Barr 1830 to 1834
9 A.S. Barnum 1834 to 1836
10 Seth S. Henderson 1836 to 1840
11 Madison Miller 1840 to 1844
12 Huron Beebe 1844 to 1848
13 Elias S. root 1848 to 1850
14 Alvah H. Brainard 1850 to 1852
15 Seth A. Abbey 1852 to 1854
16 Miller M. Spangler 1854 to 1859
17 David L. Wightman 1859 to 1861
18 James A. Craw 1861 to 1863
19 Edgar H. Lewis 1863 to 1865
20 Felix Nicola 1865 to 1869
21  John N. Frazee 1969 to 1873
22 Pardon B. Smith 1873 to 1875
23 A.P. Winslow 1875 to 1876
24 John M. Wilcox 1877 to 1881
25 Hugh Buckley, Jr.  1881 to 1883
26 Edwin D. Sawyer 1883 to 1885
27 Charles C. Dewstoe 1885 to 1887
26 Edwin D. Sawyer 1887 to 1891
29 William R. Ryan 1891 to 1895
30 Ferdinand W. Leek 1895 to 1897
31  Theodore F. McConnell 1897 to 1901
32 Edwin D. Barry 1901 to 1905
33 George G. Mulhern 1905 to 1907
34 Joseph V. McGorray 1907 to 1909
35 A.J. Hirstius 1909 to 1913
36 William Smith 1913 to 1917
37 Edward J. Hanratty 1917 to 1921
38 Charles B. Stanard 1921 to 1925
39 Fred Kohler 1925 to 1927
37 Edward J. Hanratty 1927 to 1931
41 John M. Sulzman 1931 to 1938
42 Martin L. O'Donnell 1938 to 1941
43 Joseph M. Sweeney 1941 to 1961
44 James McGettrick 1961 to 1969
45 Ralph E. Kreiger 1969 to 1977
46  Gerald T. McFaul 1977 to 2009
47 Frank Bova 2009 to 2009
48 Robert R. Reid 2009 to 2013
49 Frank Bova 2013 to 2015
50 Clifford Pinkney 2015 to present