Principal Officers and Chiefs of Mission, by year: 1867

Note: Career Foreign Service appointees are asterisked.

  • Adams, Charles Francis (1807-1886)
    • Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, United Kingdom (1861–1868)
  • Asboth, Alexander (1811-1868)
    • Minister Resident, Argentina (1866–1868)
    • Minister Resident, Uruguay (1867–1868)
  • Bancroft, George (1800-1891)
    • Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, United Kingdom (1846–1849)
    • Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Germany (1867)
    • Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Germany (1871–1874)
  • Bartlett, Joseph Jackson (1834-1893)
    • Minister Resident, Sweden (1867–1869)
  • Burlingame, Anson (1820-1870)
    • Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, China (1862–1867)
    • Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Austria (Did not serve.)
  • Campbell, James Hepburn (1820-1895)
    • Minister Resident, Sweden (1864–1867)
    • Minister Resident, Colombia (Commissioned during a recess of the Senate; declined appointment.)
  • Clay, Cassius Marcellus (1810-1903)
    • Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Russia (1861–1862)
    • Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Russia (1863–1869)
    • Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Spain (Declined appointment.)
  • Coggeshall, William Turner (1824-1867)
    • Minister Resident, Ecuador (1866–1867)
  • Dickinson, Andrew B. (1801-1873)
    • Minister Resident, Nicaragua (1861–1863)
    • Minister Resident and Extraordinary, Nicaragua (1863–1869)
  • Dix, John Adams (1798-1879)
    • Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, France (1866–1869)
    • Minister Resident, Netherlands (Declined appointment.)
  • Ewing, Hugh Boyle (1826-1905)
    • Minister Resident, Netherlands (1866–1870)
  • Greeley, Horace (1811-1872)
    • Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Austria (Declined appointment.)
  • Hale, Charles (1831-1882)
    • Agent/Consul General, Egypt (1864–1870)
    • Assistant Secretary of State (1872–1873)
  • Hale, John Parker (1806-1873)
    • Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Spain (1865–1869)
  • Hall, Allen A. (?-1867)
    • Minister Resident, Bolivia (1863–1867)
  • Harrington, George (1815-1892)
    • Minister Resident, Switzerland (1865–1869)
  • Harvey, James E. (1820-?)
    • Minister Resident, Portugal (1861–1869)
  • Hovey, Alvin Peterson (1821-1891)
    • Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Peru (1866–1870)
  • Hunter, William (1805-1886)
    • Secretary of State ad interim (1853)
    • Assistant Secretary of State (1855)
    • Chief Clerk (1855)
    • Secretary of State ad interim (1860)
    • Second Assistant Secretary of State (1886)
  • Kilpatrick, Judson (1836-1881)
    • Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Chile (1866–1870)
    • Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Chile (1881)
  • King, Rufus (1814-1876)
    • Minister Resident, Holy See (1864–1867)
    • Minister Resident, Holy See (Declined appointment.)
  • Lawrence, Albert Gallatin (1836-1887)
    • Minister Resident, Costa Rica (1867–1868)
  • Marsh, George Perkins (1801-1882)
    • Minister Resident, Turkey (1850–1853)
    • Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Italy (1861–1882)
  • McCook, Edward Moody (1833-1909)
    • Minister Resident, Hawai’i (1866–1868)
  • Morris, Edward Joy (1815-1881)
    • Chargé d'Affaires, (1850–1853)
    • Minister Resident, Turkey (1861–1870)
  • Motley, John Lothrop (1814-1877)
    • Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Austria (1861–1867)
    • Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, United Kingdom (1869–1870)
  • Netherland, John (1808-1887)
    • Minister Resident, Bolivia (Declined appointment.)
  • Otterbourg, Marcus (?-?)
    • Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Mexico (1867)
  • Peck, Henry Everard (1821-1867)
    • Commissioner and Consul General, Haiti (1865)
    • Minister Resident/Consul General, Haiti (1866–1867)
  • Riotte, Charles N. (?-?)
    • Minister Resident, Costa Rica (1861–1867)
    • Minister Resident, Nicaragua (1869–1873)
    • Minister Resident, Costa Rica (Not commissioned; nomination tabled by the Senate.)
  • Rousseau, Richard Hilaire (1815-1872)
    • Minister Resident, Honduras (1866–1869)
  • Sanford, Henry Shelton (1823-1891)
    • Minister Resident, Belgium (1861–1869)
    • Minister Resident, Spain (Not commissioned; nomination not confirmed by the Senate.)
    • Minister Resident, Belgium (Not commissioned; nomination not confirmed by the Senate.)
  • Seward, Frederick William (1830-1915)
    • Assistant Secretary of State (1861–1869)
    • Assistant Secretary of State (1877–1879)
  • Seward, William Henry (1801-1872)
    • Secretary of State (1861–1869)
  • Seys, John (?-?)
    • Minister Resident/Consul General, Liberia (1867–1870)
  • Stilwell, Thomas Neel (1830-1874)
    • Minister Resident, Venezuela (1867–1868)
  • Sullivan, Peter John (1821-1883)
    • Minister Resident, Colombia (1867–1869)
  • Van Valkenburgh, Robert Bruce (1821-1888)
    • Minister Resident, Japan (1867–1869)
  • Warren, Fitz Henry (1816-1878)
    • Minister Resident, Guatemala (1866–1869)
  • Washburn, Charles Ames (1822-1889)
    • Commissioner, Paraguay (1861)
    • Minister Resident, Paraguay (1863–1868)
  • Webb, James Watson (1802-1884)
    • Chargé d'Affaires, Austria (1850)
    • Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Brazil (1861–1869)
    • Minister Resident, Turkey (Declined appointment.)
  • Williams, Alpheus Starkey (1810-1878)
    • Minister Resident, El Salvador (1867–1869)
  • Wilson, James (1825-1867)
    • Minister Resident, Venezuela (1866–1867)
  • Wright, Joseph Albert (1810-1867)
    • Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Germany (1857–1861)
    • Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Germany (1865–1867)
  • Yeaman, George Helm (1829-1908)
    • Minister Resident, Denmark (1865–1870)