History of the Sheriff

Sheriff's who have served Marshall County, W.V.

(Office from January to January)

Note: Marshall County was Ohio County until 1839

Sheriff Years Served  
Arthur C. Baker 1863 - 1864  
Jackson Reed 1865 - 1866  
Henry Keltt 1867 - 1870  
L.T. Gray 1871 - 1872  
John Wayman 1873 - 1876  
H.W. Hunter 1877 - 1880  
J.B. Hicks 1881 - 1884  
H. Showacre 1885 - 1888  
J. Burley 1889 - 1892  
C. Matthews 1893 - 1896  
J.E. Doyle 1897 - 1900  
M. Steele 1901 - 1904  
A. Dowler 1905 - 1908  
J.F. Alley 1909 - 1912  
E. Hutchinson 1913 - 1916  
W.E. Clayton 1917 - 1920  
John Hazlett 1921 - 1924  
Fred McNicnh 1925 - 1928  
George Dorsey 1929 - 1932  
M. Garrett 1933 - 1936  
Frank Patton 1937 - 1940  
Hazen H. Fair 1941 - 1944  
Porter Richards 1945 - 1948  
Roy W. Jolliffe 1949 - 1952  
J. Lawrence Burley 1953 - 1956  
Herman C. Laas 1957 - 1960  
J. Lawrence Burley 1961 - 1964  
Brooks Miller 1965 - 1968  
Robert Eller 1969 - 1970 Died in Office (Car Accident)
Bessie Allen 1970 - 1972  
Charles Barker 1973 - 1976  
Robert E. Lightner 1977 - 1980  
Robert E. Lightner 1981 - 1984  
Donald Bordenkircher 1985 -1988  
Robert E. Lightner 1989 - 1992  
Robert E. Lightner 1993 - 1996  
Matthew Clark 1997 - 2000  
Matthew Clark 2001 - 2004 Died in Office (Cancer)
Paul Kirby Dec. 24-31 2004 Temp. Appointment
John Grunzinskas 2005 - 2008  
John Grunzinskas 2009 - 2012  
Kevin Cecil 2013 - 2016  
Kevin Cecil 2017 - 2020  
 
 
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