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4th Territorial Governor
John Philo Hoyt
Office created at Statehood
September 9, 1850
|John C. Frémont
5th Governor of
US Senator (Class 1)
6th Territorial Governor
Frederick Augustus Tritle
John B. Weller
John Charles Frémont or Fremont (January 21, 1813 – July 13, 1890) was an American military officer, explorer, and politician who became the first candidate of the anti-slavery Republican Party for the office of President of the United States. During the 1840s, that era's penny press accorded Frémont the sobriquet The Pathfinder. Historians call him The Great Pathfinder. -  Served as the 5th Territorial Governor of Arizona (from 6 Oct 1878 through 11 Oct 1881)
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