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Secretaries of the Treasury

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Secretary Dates Served President(s)
Alexander Hamilton September 11, 1789-January 31, 1795 George Washington
Oliver Wolcott, Jr. February 3, 1795-March 3, 1797
March 4, 1797-December 31, 1800
George Washington
John Adams
Samuel Dexter January 1, 1801-March 3, 1801
March 4, 1801-May 6, 1801
John Adams
Thomas Jefferson
Albert Gallatin May 14, 1801-March 3, 1809
March 4, 1809-February 9, 1814
Thomas Jefferson
James Madison
George W. Campbell February 9, 1814-September 26, 1814 James Madison
Alexander J. Dallas October 6, 1814-October 21, 1816 James Madison
William H. Crawford October 22, 1816-March 3, 1817
March 4, 1817-March 3, 1825
James Madison
James Monroe
Richard Rush March 7, 1825-March 3, 1829 John Quincy Adams
Samuel D. Ingham March 6, 1829-June 20, 1831 Andrew Jackson
Louis McLane August 8, 1831-May 29, 1833 Andrew Jackson
William J. Duane May 29, 1833-September 23, 1833 Andrew Jackson
Roger B. Taney September 23, 1833-June 24, 1834 Andrew Jackson
Levi Woodbury July 1, 1834-March 3, 1837
March 4, 1837-March 3, 1841
Andrew Jackson
Martin Van Buren
Thomas Ewing March 5, 1841-April 4, 1841
April 5, 1841-September 11, 1841
William Henry Harrison
John Tyler
Walter Forward September 13, 1841-March 1, 1843 John Tyler
John C. Spencer March 8, 1843-May 2, 1844 John Tyler
George M. Bibb July 4, 1844-March 3, 1845
March 4, 1845-March 7, 1845
John Tyler
James Knox Polk
Robert J. Walker March 8, 1845-March 3, 1849
March 4, 1849-March 5, 1849
James Knox Polk
Zachary Taylor
William M. Meredith March 8, 1849-July 9, 1850
July 10, 1850-July 22, 1850
Zachary Taylor
Millard Fillmore
Thomas Corwin July 23, 1850-March 3, 1853
March 4, 1853-March 6, 1853
Millard Fillmore
Franklin Pierce
James Guthrie March 7, 1853-March 3, 1857
March 4, 1857-March 6, 1857
Franklin Pierce
James Buchanan
Howell Cobb March 7, 1857-December 8, 1860 James Buchanan
Philip F. Thomas December 12, 1860-January 14, 1861 James Buchanan
John A. Dix January 15, 1861-March 3, 1861
March 4, 1861-March 6, 1861
James Buchanan
Abraham Lincoln
Salmon P. Chase March 7, 1861-June 30, 1864 Abraham Lincoln
William P. Fessenden July 5, 1864-March 3, 1865 Abraham Lincoln
Hugh McCulloch March 9, 1865-April 15, 1865
April 15, 1865-March 3, 1869
Abraham Lincoln
Andrew Johnson
George S. Boutwell March 12, 1869-March 16, 1873 Ulysses S. Grant
William A. Richardson March 17, 1873-June 3, 1874 Ulysses S. Grant
Benjamin H. Bristow June 4, 1874-June 20, 1876 Ulysses S. Grant
Lot M. Morrill July 7, 1876-March 3, 1877
March 4, 1877-March 9, 1877
Ulysses S. Grant
Rutherford Birchard Hayes
John Sherman March 10, 1877-March 3, 1881 Rutherford Birchard Hayes
William Windom March 8, 1881-September 19, 1881
September 20, 1881-November 13, 1881
James Abram Garfield
Chester Alan Arthur
Charles J. Folger November 14, 1881-September 4, 1884 Chester Alan Arthur
Walter Q. Gresham September 25, 1884-October 30, 1884 Chester Alan Arthur
Hugh McCulloch October 31, 1884-March 3, 1885
March 4, 1885-March 7, 1885
Chester Alan Arthur
Grover Cleveland
Daniel Manning March 8, 1885-March 31, 1887 Grover Cleveland
Charles S. Fairchild April 1, 1887-March 3, 1889
March 4, 1889-March 6, 1889
Grover Cleveland
Benjamin Harrison
William Windom March 7, 1889-January 29, 1891 Benjamin Harrison
Charles Foster February 25, 1891-March 3, 1893
March 4, 1893-March 6, 1893
Benjamin Harrison
Grover Cleveland
John G. Carlisle March 7, 1893-March 3, 1897
March 4, 1897-March 5, 1897
Grover Cleveland
William McKinley
Lyman J. Gage March 6, 1897-September 14, 1901
September 14, 1901-January 31, 1902
William McKinley
Theodore Roosevelt
Leslie M. Shaw February 1, 1902-March 3, 1907 Theodore Roosevelt
George B. Cortelyou March 4, 1907-March 3, 1909
March 4, 1909-March 7, 1909
Theodore Roosevelt
William Howard Taft
Franklin MacVeagh March 8, 1909-March 3, 1913
March 4, 1913-March 5, 1913
William Howard Taft
Woodrow Wilson
William G. McAdoo March 6, 1913-December 15, 1918 Woodrow Wilson
Carter Glass December 16, 1918-February 1, 1920 Woodrow Wilson
David F. Houston February 2, 1920-March 3, 1921 Woodrow Wilson
Andrew W. Mellon March 4, 1921-August 2, 1923
August 3, 1923-March 3, 1929
March 4, 1929-February 12, 1932
William Gamaliel Harding
Calvin Coolidge
Herbert Hoover
Ogden L. Mills February 13, 1932-March 3, 1933 Herbert Hoover
William H. Woodin March 4, 1933-December 31, 1933 Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Henry Morgenthau, Jr. January 1, 1934-April 12, 1945
April 12, 1945-July 22, 1945
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Harry S. Truman
Fred M. Vinson July 23, 1945-June 23, 1946 Harry S. Truman
John W. Snyder June 25, 1946-January 20, 1953 Harry S. Truman
George M. Humphrey January 21, 1953-July 29, 1957 Dwight David Eisenhower
Robert B. Anderson July 29, 1957-January 20, 1961 Dwight David Eisenhower
C. Douglas Dillon January 21, 1961-November 22, 1963
November 22, 1963-April 1, 1965
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Lyndon Baines Johson
Henry H. Fowler April 1, 1965-December 20, 1968 Lyndon Baines Johnson
Joseph W. Barr December 21, 1968-January 20, 1969 Lyndon Baines Johnson
David M. Kennedy January 22, 1969-February 11, 1971 Richard Milhous Nixon
John B. Connally February 11, 1971-June 12, 1972 Richard Milhous Nixon
George P. Shultz June 12, 1972-May 8, 1974 Richard Milhous Nixon
William E. Simon May 8, 1974-August 9, 1974
August 9, 1974-January 20, 1977
Richard Milhous Nixon
Gerald Rudolph Ford
W. Michael Blumenthal January 23, 1977-August 4, 1979 James Earl Carter
G. William Miller August 6, 1979-January 20, 1981 James Earl Carter
Donald T. Regan January 22, 1981-February 2, 1985 Ronald Wilson Reagan
James A. Baker, III February 3, 1985-August 17, 1988 Ronald Wilson Reagan
Nicholas F. Brady September 16, 1988-January 20, 1989
January 20, 1989-January 17, 1993
Ronald Wilson Reagan
George Herbert Walker Bush
Lloyd M. Bentsen January 22, 1993-December 22, 1994 William Jefferson Clinton
Robert E. Rubin January 10, 1995-July 2, 1999 William Jefferson Clinton
Lawrence H. Summers July 2, 1999-January 20, 2001 William Jefferson Clinton
Paul H. O'Neill January 30, 2001-December 31, 2002 George Walker Bush
John W. Snow February 3, 2003-June 29, 2006 George Walker Bush
Henry M. Paulson, Jr. July 10, 2006-January 20, 2009 George Walker Bush
Timothy Geithner January 26, 2009- Barack Hussein Obama.

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