A Guide to Florida Governors and the Florida Cabinet

Marcellus L. Stearns

Marcellus L. Stearns

Eleventh (acting) governor: March 18, 1875 to January 2, 1877

Party Affiliation: Republican

Lt. Governor: None

First Lady: [Bachelor]

Florida Cabinet

Secretary of State:
Samuel B. McLin (1873-1877)
Clayton Cowgill (1873-1877)
Charles H. Foster (1873-1877)
Commissioner of Immigration:
Attorney General:
William A. Cocke (1873-1877)
Adjutant General:
John Varnum (1870-1877)
Supt. of Public Instruction:
Samuel B. McLin (1875-1877)
Surveyor General:

Florida Photographic Collection:
Collections at the State Archives of Florida:
Published Materials:
  • Flory, Claude R. “Marcellus Stearns and John Wallace.” Apalachee (1963-1967).
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