People of Nashville

Lists of officials for the City of Nashville and Davidson County:

Davidson County Court Judges

James Whitworth, 1856
William A. Glenn, 1866
William K. Turner, 1870
William A. Glenn, 1871
Thomas T. Smiley, 1872
J.C. Ferris, 1872
R.C. Caldwell, 1887
J.C. Ferris, 1895
W.M. Pollard, 1903
Litton Hickman, 1920
C. Beverly Briley, 1950
(Source: Bench and Bar, 2003, by David C. Rutherford)

Davidson County Court Clerks

Andrew Ewing, 1783-1813
Nathan Ewing, 1813-1830
Henry Ewing, 1830-1835
Smith Criddle, 1836-1840
Robert B. Castleman, 1840-1850
Felix R. Cheatham, 1850-1861
Phillip L. Nichol, 1862-1870
W.G. Ewing, 1870-1873
James G. Bell, 1874-1878
Joseph R. McCann, 1878-1880
W.T. Smith, 1892-1894
P.A. Shelton, 1894-1910
W.F. Hunt, 1910-1916
Romas Hailey, 1916-1922
Thomas O. Hill, 1922-1926
Dick Lindlsey, 1926-1935
Jake Petway, 1935-1935
John B. Cobb, 1935-1958
Ramsey Leathers, 1958-1958,
R.E. Worrell, 1958-1980
William H. McPherson, 1980-1986
Bill Covington, 1986-2006
John Ariola, 2006-present
(Source: Bench and Bar, 2003, by David C. Rutherford)

Metropolitan Nashville and Davidson County Police Chiefs

Hubert O. Kemp, 1963-1972
Hugh Mott, 1972-1973
Joe Casey, 1973-1989
Robert Kirschner, 1989-1995
Emmett Turner, 1996-2003
Ronal Serpas, 2004-2010
Steve Anderson, 2010-present