The word shire-reeve eventually became the modern word sheriff.
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Also see the Memorial Page for list of officers lost in the line of duty. James Parish Past Sheriffs Lists past sheriffs 1880 - 1992. John the Baptist Parish Past Sheriffs 1814 to present List of past sheriffs with some photos and information. Mary Parish Past Sheriffs 1818 to present List of past sheriffs with some photos and information. Tammany Parish Sheriff's History List of past sheriffs from 1812 to present time.
Plaquemines Parish Sheriff History Provides a list of past sheriffs who served Plaquemines Parish Sheriff's Office from 1844 to present day. Charles Parish Sheriffs Office History This brief history includes a list of all past sheriffs who have served St. Includes brief biographies along with a timeline of St. Washington Parish Sheriffs History Features a list detailing the past sheriffs who served Washington Parish, LA.
Wyandotte County Sheriffs Office History The page features a list of past sheriffs and law enforcement officers who served Wyandotte County, KS since 1861 and a lit of those who lost their lives in the line of duty.
Ashland Police Department History Includes a nicely done history with a complete list of early town marshals, chiefs of police, an Officer Memorial and photos.
Bell County Past Sheriffs List of Bell County, Kentucky Sheriffs 1918 to present.
Grant County Sheriff's History Features some historic photos and a list of past sheriffs who served Grant County, KY between 1820 and present time.
Jefferson Davis Parish Sheriff History Lists Jefferson Davis Parish, LA past sheriffs 1913 to present with some photos.
Graham County Sheriffs History Features a list of Graham County, KS sheriffs from 1880 to present time.
Johnson County Sheriff's Office History Features a brief history of the Johnson County, KS sheriff's office listing some names of past law enforcement officers.
Lincoln Parish Sheriff History Lists Lincoln Parish, Louisiana past sheriffs 1873 to present with some photos.
Livingston Parish Sheriffs Office Historical Data Includes some history and list of past sheriffs 1835 to present.