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Jackovich, Victor (1948- )
Foreign Service officer
1992 [Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Bosnia-Herzegovina]
1993 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Bosnia-Herzegovina
1995 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Slovenia

Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845)
Non-career appointee
1823 [Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Mexico]

Jackson, Henry Rootes (1820-1898)
Non-career appointee
1853 Chargé d'Affaires, Austria
1854 Minister Resident, Austria
1856 [Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Austria]
1885 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Mexico

Jackson, Isaac Rand (?-1842)
Non-career appointee
1841 Chargé d'Affaires, Denmark

Jackson, Jeanine Elizabeth (1949- )
2006, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Burkina Faso

Jackson, John Brinkerhoff (1862-1920)
Non-career appointee
1902 [Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Chile]
1902 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Greece, Romania [and Serbia]
1903 Diplomatic Agent, Bulgaria
1903 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Greece, Romania and Serbia
1905 Diplomatic Agent, Bulgaria
1905 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Greece and Montenegro
1907 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Persia
1909 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Cuba
1911 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Romania, Serbia and Bulgaria

Jacob, Charles D. (1838-?)
Non-career appointee
1885 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Colombia

Jacobs, Janice Lee (1946- )
2006, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Senegal & Guinea Bissau

Jacobs, John Roland (1911- )
Foreign Service officer
1960 Chargé d'Affaires ad interim, Malagasy Republic

Jacobs, Joseph Earle (1893-1971)
Foreign Service officer
1948 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Czechoslovakia
1955 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Poland

Jacobs, Susan
Foreign Service officer
2000 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, and Vanuatu

Jacobsen, William Ludwig (1936- )
Foreign Service officer
1989 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Guinea-Bissau

Jacobson, Tracey Ann (1965- )
Foreign Service officer
2003 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Turkmenistan
2006, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Tajikistan

James, Charles A. (1922- )
Non-career appointee
1976 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Niger

Jardine, William Marion (1874-1955)
Non-career appointee
1930 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Egypt

Jarimillo, Mari-Luci (1928- )
Non-career appointee
1977 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Honduras

Jarman, Pete (1892-1955)
Non-career appointee
1949 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Australia

Jarvis, Thomas Jordan (1836-1915)
Non-career appointee
1885 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Brazil

Javits, Eric M. (1931- )
Non-career appointee
1989 [Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Venezuela]

Jay, John (1745-1829)
Non-career appointee
1779 [Minister Plenipotentiary, Spain]
1784 Secretary of Foreign Affairs

Jay John II (1817-1894)
Non-career appointee
1869 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Austria

Jay, Peter Augustus (1877-1933)
Foreign Service officer
1909 Agent/Consul General, Egypt
1920 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, El Salvador
1921 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Romania
1925 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Argentina

Jeffers, William N. (1789-1853)
Non-career appointee
1831 [Chargé d'Affaires, Central America]

Jefferson, Benjamin Lafayette (1871-1950)
Non-career appointee
1913 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Nicaragua

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826)
Non-career appointee
1785 Minister Plenipotentiary, France
1787 Minister Plenipotentiary, France
1789 Secretary of State

Jeffery, Robert Emmett (1875-1935)
Non-career appointee
1915 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Uruguay

Jenifer, Daniel (1791-1855)
Non-career appointee
1841 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Austria

Jenkins, Douglas (1880-1961)
Foreign Service officer
1939 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Bolivia

Jernegan, John Durnford (1911-1981)
Foreign Service officer
1958 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Iraq
1965 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Algeria

Jessup, Henry Harris (1832-1910)
Non-career appointee
1882 [Chargé d'Affaires/Consul General, Persia]

Jessup, Philip Caryl (1897-1986)
Non-career appointee
1949 Ambassador at Large

Jeter, Howard Franklin (1947- )
Foreign Service officer
1989 Chargé d'Affaires ad interim, Lesotho
1993 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Botswana
2000 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Nigeria

Jett, Dennis Coleman (1945- )
Foreign Service officer
1986 Chargé d'Affaires ad interim, Malawi
1993 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Mozambique
1996 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Peru

Jewell, Marshall (1825-1883)
Non-career appointee
1873 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Russia

Jewett, Albert Gallatin (1802-1885)
Non-career appointee
1845 Chargé d'Affaires, Peru

Johnson, Daniel A. (1942- )
Foreign Service officer
2000 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Suriname

Johnson, Darryl Norman (1938- )
Foreign Service officer
1991 Chargé d'Affaires ad interim Lithuania
1992 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Lithuania
2001 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Thailand

Johnson, Donald C. (1949- )
Foreign Service officer
1993 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Mongolia
2002 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Cape Verde
2006, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Equitorial Guinea

Johnson, Gove Griffith Jr. (1912- 2006)
Non-career appointee
1962 Assistant Secretary for Economic Affairs

Johnson, Gregory L. (1945- )
Foreign Service officer
1993 Charge d'Affaires ad interim Sweden
1999 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Swaziland

Johnson, Hallett (1888-1968)
Foreign Service officer
1944 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Costa Rica

Johnson, Herschel Vespasian II (1894-1966)
Foreign Service officer
1941 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Sweden
1948 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Brazil

Johnson, James (1810-1891)
Non-career appointee
1866 [Minister Resident, Colombia]

Johnson, Joseph Lowery (1874-1945)
Non-career appointee
1918 Minister Resident/Consul General, Liberia

Johnson, Marilyn Priscilla (1922- )
Foreign Service officer
1978 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Togo

Johnson, Mark (1946- )
Foreign Service officer
1992 [Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Senegal]
1993 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Senegal

Johnson, Nelson Trusler (1887-1954)
Foreign Service officer
1927 Assistant Secretary of State (1924-1944)
1929 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, China
1935 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, China
1941 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Australia

Johnson, Ralph R. (1943- )
Foreign Service officer
1996 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Slovakia

Johnson, Reverdy (1796-1876))
Non-career appointee
1868 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, England

Johnson, Robert Underwood (1853-1937)
Non-career appointee
1920 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Italy

Johnson, Steward (1880-1926)
Foreign Service officer
1918 Chargé d'Affaires at interim, Costa Rica

Johnson, Ural Alexis (1908-1997)
Foreign Service officer
1953 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Czechoslovakia
1958 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Thailand
1961 [Assistant Secretary of State]
1961 Deputy Under Secretary for Political Affairs
1964 Career Ambassador
1964 Deputy Ambassador, Vietnam
1965 Deputy Under Secretary for Political Affairs
1966 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Japan
1969 Under Secretary for Political Affairs
1973 Ambassador at Large

Johnstone, L. Craig (1942- )
Foreign Service officer
1985 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Algeria

Jones, A. Elizabeth (1948- )
Foreign Service officer
1995 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Kazakhstan
2000 [Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Germany]
2001 Assistant Secretary of State for European Affairs

Jones, George Fleming (1935- )
Foreign Service officer
1990 [Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Guyana]
1991 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Guyana

Jones, George Lewis (1907-1971)
Foreign Service officer
1956 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Tunisia
1959 Assistant Secretary for Near Eastern and South Asian Affairs

Jones, George Wallace (1804-1896)
Non-career appointee
1859 Minister Resident, New Granada

Jones, Harold Armstrong (1897- )
Non-career appointee
1953 International Civil Aviation Organization, Montreal

Jones, Howard Palfrey (1899-1973)
Foreign Service officer
1958 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Indonesia

Jones, James Robert (1939- )
Non-career appointee
1993 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Mexico

Jones, Jehu Glancy (1811-1878)
Non-career appointee
1858 [Minister Resident, Austria]
1858 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Austria

Jones, John Wesley (1907-1998)
Foreign Service officer
1958 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Libya
1962 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Peru

Jones, Joseph Russell (1823-1909)
Non-career appointee
1869 Minister Resident, Belgium

Jones, Marshall Paul (1915-1985)
Foreign Service officer
1965 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Malawi

Jones, Owen Thomas (1907-2003)
Foreign Service officer
1962 Chargé d'Affaires ad interim, Hungary

Jones, Richard B. (?-?)
Non-career appointee
1852 Agent/Consul General, Egypt

Jones, Richard Henry (1950- )
Foreign Service officer
1995 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Lebanon
1998 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Kazakhstan

Jones, Richard Lee (1893-1975)
Non-career appointee
1955 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Liberia

Jones, Roger Warren (1908-1993)
Non-career appointee
1961 Deputy Under Secretary for Administration

Jones, Thomas Sambola (1859-1933)
Non-career appointee
1918 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Honduras

Jones, William Bowdoin (1928- )
Foreign Service officer
1973 United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, Paris
1977 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Haiti

Jordan, David C. (1935- )
Non-career appointee
1984 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Peru

Jordan, Mosina H. (1943- )
Foreign Service officer
1995 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Central African Republic

Jordan, Robert W. (1945- )
Non-career appointee
2001 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Saudi Arabia

Jorden, William John (1923- )
Non-career appointee
1974 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Panama

Joseph, Geri M. (1923- )
Non-career appointee
1978 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Netherlands

Joseph, James A. (1935- )
Non-career appointee
1996 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, South Africa

Josif, Harold George (1920-)
Foreign Service officer
1972 Chargé d'Affaires ad interim, Libya

Jova, Joseph John (1916-1993)
Foreign Service officer
1965 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Honduras
1969 Representative, Organization of American States, Washington
1973 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Mexico

Judah, Noble Brandon (1884-1938)
Non-career appointee
1927 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Cuba

Judd, Norman Buel (1815-1878)
Non-career appointee
1861 Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Prussia


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