List of heads of state of Federal Republic of Central America

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Heads of state of Federal Republic of Central America
Escudo de la Republica Federal de Centro America.svg
Coat of arms of the Federal Republic of Central America
Style His Excellency
Residence Guatemala City
Precursor Gabino Gaínza (as Captain General of Guatemala)
Formation15 September 1821
First holder Gabino Gaínza (acting)
Final holder Diego Vigil Cocaña (acting)
Abolished31 March 1840

This is a list of heads of state of Federal Republic of Central America from its founding in 1821/1823 until its dissolution in 1840.

Federal Republic of Central America former nation in Central America

The Federal Republic of Central America, also called the United Provinces of Central America in its first year of creation, was a sovereign state in Central America consisting of the territories of the former Captaincy General of Guatemala of New Spain. It existed from 1823 to 1841, and was a republican democracy.

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Heads of State

Superior Political Chiefs

NoHead of StateTook officeLeft officeParty
1 Gabino Gaínza Gabino Gainza.jpg 15 September 18215 January 1822
2Part of the First Mexican Empire (5 January 1822-1 July 1823)
3 Vicente Filisola Vicente Filisola.jpg 1 July 182310 July 1823

First Triumvirate

Head of StateTook officeLeft officeParty
4 Pedro Molina Mazariegos Pedro Molina Mazariegos.jpg 10 July 18234 October 1823Liberal
5 Antonio Rivera Cabezas Antonio Rivera Cabezas.jpg 10 July 18234 October 1823Liberal
6 Juan Vicente Villacorta Díaz Escudo de la Republica Federal de Centro America.svg 10 July 18234 October 1823

Second Triumvirate

Head of StateTook officeLeft officeParty
7 Juan Vicente Villacorta Díaz Escudo de la Republica Federal de Centro America.svg 6 October 182315 March 1824Liberal
8 Manuel José Arce MANUEL JOSE ARCE PICTURE.jpg 15 March 182420 October 1824Liberal
9 José Manuel de la Cerda y Aguilar Escudo de la Republica Federal de Centro America.svg 20 October 182429 April 1825
10 Tomas O'Horan Escudo de la Republica Federal de Centro America.svg 4 October 182329 April 1825
11 José Santiago Milla Pineda Arriaga Escudo de la Republica Federal de Centro America.svg 4 October 18235 February 1824
12 José Cecilio del Valle Jose Cecilio del Valle.jpg 5 February 182429 April 1825Conservative

Presidents

PresidentTook officeLeft officeParty
13 Manuel José Arce MANUEL JOSE ARCE PICTURE.jpg 29 April 182513 April 1829Liberal
14 Mariano Beltranena y Llano
(interim)
13 April 182914 June 1829Liberal
15 José Francisco Barrundia
(interim)
Jose Francisco Barrundia.jpg 26 June 182916 June 1830Liberal
16 Francisco Morazán General Francisco Morazan.JPG 16 September 183016 September 1834Liberal
17 José Cecilio del Valle
Jose Cecilio del Valle.jpg Elected in 1834Died in 1834 before being sworn into officeConservative
18 José Gregorio Salazar
(interim)
Escudo de la Republica Federal de Centro America.svg 16 September 183414 February 1835Liberal
19 Francisco Morazán General Francisco Morazan.JPG 14 February 18351 February 1839Liberal
20 Diego Vigil Cocaña
(interim)
Dvijil.JPG 1 February 183931 March 1840Liberal

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