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History:
County Clerks* of Hamilton County
County Clerk Term Years of Service
Asahel Rawlings 1820 to 1844 24
Williams T. Rogers 1844 to 1847 3
Richard Henderson 1847      
James Clift 1848      
John H Robertson 1848 to 1856 8
George W. Arnett 1856 to 1860 4
Charles W. Vinson 1860 to 1864 4
R. H. Guthrie 1864 to 1870 6
J. H. Hardie 1870 to 1874 4
L. M. Clark 1874 to 1890 16
John H. Messick 1890 to 1894 4
L. M. Clark 1894 to 1898 4
J. N. McCutcheon 1898 to 1906 8
W. P. Hays 1906 to 1914 8
Charles E. Watson 1914 to 1922 8
W. A. Whitice 1922 to 1925 3
W. T. “Tobe” Killough 1925 to 1938 13
Jack Hixson 1938 to 1960 22
David M. Ramsey 1960 to 1974 14
William F. (Bill) Knowles 1974 to PRESENT 43
* Title of the office was changed by constitutional amendment
   in 1978 to "County Clerk" from "County Court Clerk."
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