FABIAN PUGEDA (1925 – 1931)

As the eighth governor of Cavite during the American regime, Fabian Pugeda served for two terms, 1925-1931. An efficient and resourceful administrator, he earned...

RAYMUNDO C. JECIEL (1922 – 1925)

THE seventh governor of Cavite under the American regime, Raymundo Jeciel, had been a delegate to the Malolos Congress and a colonel of the...

LUIS O. FERRER SR. (1919 – 1921)

LUIS O. FERRER, SR. was the sixth governor of Cavite under the American regime. He was the first of the father-son tandem to govern...

ANTERO S. SORIANO (1912 – 1919)

GOVERNOR of Cavite at the age of 26, senator at 34, and representative of Cavite's lone district at 39 – that was the political...

TOMAS MASCARDO (1910 – 1912)

He had fought the Spaniards since the beginning of the Philippine Revolution. He had also been wounded and cited several times for gallantry in...

LEONARDO R. OSORIO (1908 – 1909)

LEONARDO R. OSORIO, the third governor of Cavite during the American regime, belonged to the old school of Filipino public officials who spent their...

LOUIS J. VAN SCHAICK (1905 – 1907)

A VETERAN of Spanish-American War, Col. Louis J. Van Schaick was the only American to be appointed governor of Cavite. He served for two...

MARIANO TRIAS Y. CLOSAS (1901-1905)

TO GENERAL Mariano Trias belongs the distinction of being the first politico-military governor of Cavite (June 15, 1898) and the first civil governor of...

LADISLAO DIWA (Oct. 7, 1898 – May 13, 1901)

LADISLAO DIWA was the third and last politico-military government of Cavite during the Philippine Revolution. A historical document dated October 7, 1898, mentions Diwa...

EMILIANO RIEGO DE DIOS (Aug. 10, 1898 – Nov. 23, 1898)

A HISTORICAL document dated August 10, 1898, shows that Emiliano Riego de Dios was the “general governor” of Cavite. This means that after the...