The Governor of Cavite is the local chief executive of the Province of Cavite in the Philippines.
List of governors of Cavite
The former Governor's Palace located inside the old walled City of Cavite.
The following is the list of governors of Cavite from the creation of the politico-military province of Cavite in 1614 during the Spanish colonial era to the present Republic of the Philippines:
Spanish colonial government
Revolutionary government (First Philippine Republic)
- Mariano Trias (July 15, 1898 - August 10, 1898)
- Emiliano Riego De Dios (August 10, 1898 to October 7, 1898)
- Ladislao Diwa (October 7, 1898–1901)
Civil government under American colonial rule
- Mariano Trías (Appointed June 22, 1901–1905? Resigned)
- Major David C. Shanks (Appointed 1905?–September 30, 1905 Relieved)
- Capt. Louis J. Van Schaick (Appointed October 12, 1905–1907)
- Leonardo R. Osorio (1908–1909)
- Tomás Mascardo (1910–1912)
- Antero S. Soriano (1912–1919)
- Luis O. Ferrer, Sr. (1919–1921)
- Raymundo C. Jeciel (1922–1925)
- Fabian Pugeda (1925–1931)
- Pedro F. Espiritu (1931–1934)
- Ramon Q. Samonte (1935–1940)
- Emilio F. Virata - Acting Governor
- Luis Y. Ferrer, Jr. (1940–1941)
- Luis Y. Ferrer, Jr. (1941–1944)
- Mariano N. Castañeda (1944)
Second Philippine Republic
- Dominador M. Camerino (1944–1945)
- Mariano N. Castañeda (1945–Acting Governor)
Philippines Commonwealth (continuation)
- Rafael F. Trias (1945)
- Francisco T. Arca (1945)
Third Philippine Republic
- Dominador M. Camerino (1946–1954)
- Mariano B. Villanueva (1954–Acting Governor)
- Horacio Rodriguez (1954–Acting Governor)
- Dominador Mangubat (1955–Acting Governor)
- Delfin N. Montano (1956–1971)
- Lino D. Bocalan (1972)
- Dominador M. Camerino (1972–Acting Governor)
- Juanito R. Remulla (Appointed, September 24, 1979)
Fourth & Fifth Philippine Republic
- ^ (2013). "Provincial Governors". Cavite Provincial Website. Retrieved on 2014-02-09.
- ^ Census Office of the Philippine Islands (1920). "Census of the Philippines Islands, 1918. Vol. I.", pg. 127. Bureau of Printing, Manila.
- ^ Philippine Commission (1901). "Annual Report of the War Department, June 30, 1901", pg. 745. Government Printing Office, Washington.
- ^ a b Philippine Commission (1905). "Annual Reports of the War Department, Vol. X, June 30, 1905", pg. 55. Government Printing Office, Washington.
- ^ a b Philippine Commission (1905). "Annual Reports of the War Department, Vol. XIV, June 30, 1905", pg. 296. Government Printing Office.