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Lord-Lieutenancies of England

Bedfordshire

Lord-Lieutenants

1549 - 1551 William Parr, Marquess of Northampton ......... 1513-1571

1560 - 1569 Oliver St. John, 1st Baron of Blesto .......... 1522-1582

12 Sep 1586 - 31 Jan 1615 Henry Grey, Earl of Kent ...................... 1541-1615

25 Feb 1615 - 26 Sep 1623 Charles Grey, Earl of Kent .................... 154.-1623

(jointly with)

27 Jul 1621 - 31 Oct 1627 Henry Grey, Earl of Kent ...................... 1594-1651

09 May 1625 - 1649 Thomas Wendworth, Earl of Cleveland ........... 1591-1667

(jointly with)

29 Jan 1629 - 29 Nov 1639 Henry Grey, Earl of Kent (2nd Time)

1636 - 1646 Oliver St. John Earl of Bolingbroke ........... 1580-1647

(Parliamentary)

26 Jul 1660 - 20 Oct 1685 Robert Bruce, Earl of Ailesbury,

Earl of Elgin ................................ 1626-1685

26 Nov 1685 - 10 May 1689 Thomas Bruce, Earl of Ailesbury,

Earl of Elgin ................................ 1656-1741

10 May 1689 - 07 Sep 1700 William Russell, Duke of Bedford .............. 1613-1700

22 Nov 1700 - 27 Nov 1701 Lord Edward Russell ........................... 1642-1701

27 Nov 1701 - 26 May 1711 Wriostesley Russell, Duke of Bedford .......... 1680-1711

14 Sep 1711 - 05 Jun 1740 Henry Grey, Duke of Kent ...................... 1671-1740

21 May 1745 - 05 Jan 1771 John Russell, Duke of Bedford ................. 1710-1771

06 Feb 1771 - 13 Feb 1818 John FitzPatrick, Earl of Upper Ossory ........ 1745-1818

17 Mar 1818 - 14 Nov 1859 Thomas de Grey, Earl de Grey .................. 1781-1859

07 Dec 1859 - 14 May 1861 Francis Russell, Duke of Bedford .............. 1788-1861

07 Jun 1861 - 18 Jul 1905 Francis Cowper, Earl Cowper ................... 1834-1905

30 Oct 1905 - 10 May 1912 Baron Beauchamp Mowbury St. John .............. 1844-1912

16 Jul 1912 - 08 Jan 1936 Samuel Howard Whitbread ....................... 1858-1944

08 Jan 1936 - 23 Feb 1943 George Lawson Johnston, Baron Luke ............ 1873-1943

15 May 1943 - 07 Jul 1957 Sir Dealtry Charles Part ...................... 1882-1961

07 Jun 1957 - 26 Apr 1978 Simon Whitbread

26 Apr 1978 - 05 Jan 1991 Hanmer Cecil Hanbury

28 Feb 1991 - 22 Feb 2012 Sir Samuel Charles Whitbread

22 Feb 2012 - Helen Nellis

 

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Berkshire (Berks)

Lord-Lieutenants

1551 - 22 Jan 1552 Edward Seymour, 1st Duke of Somerset .......... 1501-1552

1552 - 15.. William Parr, Marquess of Northampton ......... 1513-1571

- 03 Oct 1559 Sir William Fitzwilliam ....................... 15..-1559

12 Sep 1586 - 19 Jul 1596 Sir Francis Knollys ........................... 1511-1596

17 Sep 1586 - 27 Jun 1601 Henry Norris, 1st Baron Norreys ............... 1525-1601

(co-lieutenants)

04 Nov 1596 - 25 May 1632 Sir William Knollys, 1st Earl of Banbury ...... 1544-1632

28 Mar 1628 - 23 Aug 1643 Henry Rich, 1st Earl of Holland

28 Aug 1660 - 25 Nov 1670 John Lovelace, Baron Lovelace ................. 1616-1670

07 Nov 1670 - 29 Nov 1682 Prince Rupert, Count Palatine of the Rhein,

Duke of Bavaria, Duke of Cumberland .......... 1619-1682

16 Dec 1682 - 02 Apr 1701 Henry Howard, Duke of Norfolk ................. 1665-1701

12 May 1701 - 11 Jun 1702 Montagu Venables-Bertie, Earl of Abingdon ..... 1673-1743

11 Jun 1702 - 09 Oct 1711 William Craven, Baron Craven .................. 1668-1711

15 May 1712 - 12 Nov 1714 George FitzRoy, Duke Northumberland ........... 1665-1714

12 Nov 1714 - 10 May 1726 Charles Beauclerk, 1st Duke of St. Albans ..... 1670-1726

04 Mar 1727 - 27 Jul 1751 Charles Beauclerk, 2nd Duke of St. Albans ..... 1696-1751

30 Oct 1751 - 18 Mar 1761 George Beauclerk,

3rd Duke of St. Albans (1st Time) ............ 1730-1786

18 Mar 1761 - 16 Jul 1771 Admiral. Vere Beauclerk, Baron Vere ........... 1699-1781

16 Jul 1771 - 31 Jan 1786 George Beauclerk,

3rd Duke of St. Albans (2nd Time)

01 Feb 1786 - 26 Sep 1791 William Craven, Baron Craven .................. 1738-1791

1791 - 09 Dec 1819 Jacob Pleydell-Bouverie, Earl of Radnor ....... 1750-1828

09 Dec 1819 - 30 Jul 1825 Maj-Gen. William Craven, Earl of Craven ....... 1770-1825

27 Apr 1826 - 16 Oct 1854 Montague Bertie 5th Earl of Abington .......... 1784-1854

13 Nov 1854 - 07 Sep 1881 Montague Bertie 6th Earl of Abington .......... 1808-1884

07 Sep 1881 - 07 Dec 1883 George Grimston Craven, Earl Craven ........... 1841-1883

16 Jan 1884 - 18 Oct 1886 Ernest Augustus Charles Brudenell-Bruce,

3rd Marquess of Ailesbury .................... 1811-1886

12 Nov 1886 - 10 Jun 1901 Brig-Gen. Robert Loyd-Lindsey,

Baron Wantage ................................ 1832-1901

28 Aug 1901 - 14 Feb 1935 James Herbert Benyon .......................... 1849-1935

22 Mar 1935 - 08 Nov 1944 Arthur Thomas Loyd ............................ 1882-1944

28 Mar 1945 - 15 Jun 1959 Sir Henry Arthur Benyon, Baron of Englefield .. 1884-1959

01 Oct 1959 - 1976 Hon. David John Smith ......................... 1907-1976

05 Mar 1976 - 16 Mar 1978 Sir John Lindsay Eric Smith ................... 1923-2007

16 Mar 1978 - 1989 Col. Sir Gordon William Nottage Palmer ........ 1918-1989

04 Sep 1989 - 09 May 1995 Maj. John Ronald Henderson .................... 1920-2003

09 May 1995 - 19 Apr 2008 Sir Philip Lavallin Wroughton ................. 1933-

19 Apr 2008 - 14 Jan 2015 Mary Bayliss

15 Jan 2015 - James Puxley

 

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City of Bristol

1660 - 1689 County of Bristol

1689 - 1974 Part of Gloucestershire

01 Apr 1974 - 31 Mar 1996 Part of Avon

01 Apr 1996 - Restored

Lord-Lieutenants

30 Jul - 22 Dec 1660 Henry Somerset, Lord Herbert (1st Time) ....... 1629-1700

22 Dec 1660 - 22 Aug 1672 James Butler, Duke of Ormonde ................. 1610-1688

22 Aug 1672 - 22 Mar 1689 Henry Somerset, Duke of Beaufort (2nd Time)

01 Apr 1996 - 2007 Sir James Napier Tidmarsh ..................... 1932-

17 Sep 2007 - 2017 Alice Mary Prior .............................. 1942-

07 Mar 2017 - Lois Patricia Golding ......................... 1953-

 

Leaders of the City Council

2005 - 15 May 2012 Barbara Janke

15 May - 19 Nov 2012 Michael Cook

Mayors

19 Nov 2012 - 07 May 2016 George Robin Paget Ferguson ................... 1947-

07 May 2016 - Marvin Jonathan Reese ......................... 1973- L

 

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Buckinghamshire (Bucks)

Lord-Lieutenants

- 22 Aug 1545 Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk .......... 1484-1545

1551 - 22 Jan 1552 Edward Seymour, 1st Duke of Somerset .......... 1500-1552

1552 - 1553 Francis Russell, 2nd Earl of Bedford .......... 1527-1585

1553 - 1559 William Parr, 1st Marquess of Northampton

1559 - 02 Jun 1572 Thomas Howard, 4th Duke of Norfolk ............ 1536-1572

12 Sep 1586 - 14 Oct 1593 Arthur Grey, 14th Baron Grey de Wilton ........ 1536-1593

22 Dec 1607 - 15 Sep 1616 Thomas Egerton, 1st Baron Ellesmere ........... 1540-1617

15 Sep 1616 - 23 Aug 1628 George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham ....... 1592-1628

28 Sep 1628 - 1641 Philip Herbert, 4th Earl of Pembroke .......... 1584-1650

28 Sep 1628 - 20 Sep 1643 Robert Dormer, 1st Earl of Carnarvon .......... 1610-1643

02 Jun 1641 - 1642 William Paget, 5th Baron Paget ................ 1609-1678

(Parliementary)

1642 Philip Wharton, 4th Baron Wharton ............. 1613-1696

(Parliementary)

23 Jul 1660 - 26 Oct 1686 John Egerton, 2nd Earl of Bridgewater ......... 1623-1686

26 Nov 1686 - 1687 John Egerton, 3rd Earl of Bridgewater ......... 1646-1701

(1st Time)

12 Nov 1687 - 1689 George Jeffreys, 1st Baron Jeffreys ........... 1645-1689

04 Apr 1689 - 19 Mar 1701 John Egerton, 3rd Earl of Bridgewater

(2nd Time)

23 Jan - 1702 Thomas Wharton, 5th Baron Wharton ............. 1648-1715

18 Jun - 1702 William Cheyne, 2nd Viscount Newhaven ......... 1647-1728

14 Jan 1703 - 1728 Scroop Egerton, Duke of Bridgewater ........... 1681-1744

23 Feb 1728 - 1738 Richard Temple, 1st Viscount Cobham ........... 1675-1749

26 Jan 1739 - 20 Oct 1758 Charles Spencer, Duke of Marlborough .......... 1706-1758

15 Jan 1759 - 1763 Richard Grenville-Temple, 2nd Earl Temple ..... 1711-1779

16 May 1763 - 11 Dec 1781 Francis Dashwood, 15th Baron le Despencer ..... 1708-1781

05 Jan - 1782 Philip Stanhope, 5th Earl of Chesterfield ..... 1755-1805

08 Apr 1782 - 11 Feb 1813 George Nugent-Temple-Grenville,

1st Marquess of Buckingham ................... 1753-1813

09 Mar 1813 - 17 Jan 1839 Richard Temple-Nugent-Brydges-Chandos-Grenville,

Duke of Buckingham and Chandos ............... 1776-1839

01 Feb 1839 - 17 Mar 1868 Robert John Carrington, 2nd Baron Carrington .. 1796-1868

23 Jul 1868 - 26 Mar 1889 Richard Plantagenet Temple-Nugent-Brydges-Chandos

-Grenville, 3rd Duke of Buckingham and Chandos 1823-1889

20 May 1889 - 31 Mar 1915 Nathan Mayer Rothschild,

1st Baron Rothschild, Baron of Tring Park .... 1840-1915

10 Mat 1915 - 1923 Charles Robert Wynn-Carington,

1st Marquess of Lincolnshire ................. 1843-1928

10 Jul 1923 - 1954 Thomas Francis Fremantle, 3rd Baron Cottesloe . 1862-1956

28 Jun 1954 - 1961 Maj. Sir Henry Lancelot Aubrey-Fletcher,

6th Baronet of Clea .......................... 1887-1969

27 Jul 1961 - 05 Nov 1968 Brig. Sir Henry Robert Kinclaid Floyd,

5th Baronet of Chearsley Hill, Bucks ......... 1899-1968

09 May 1969 - 1984 Maj. John Darling Young ....................... 1910-1988

03 Sep 1984 - 1996 Com. Sir John Tapling Fremantle,

5th Baron Cottesloe .......................... 1927-

06 Jan 1997 - 21 Oct 2005 Sir Nigel Mobbs ............................... 1937-2005

23 Feb 2006 - Sir Henry Aubrey-Fletcher,

8th Baronet of Clea .......................... 1945-

 

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Cambridgeshire

Lord-Lieutenants

1547 - 1559 William Parr, Marquess of Northampton ......... 1513-1571

1559 - 1564 Edward North, Baron North ..................... 1496-1564

20 Nov 1569 - 03 Dec 1600 Roger North, Baron North ...................... 1530-1600

17 Jul 1602 - 28 May 1626 Adm. Thomas Howard, Earl of Suffolk ........... 1561-1626

15 Jun 1626 - 03 Jun 1640 Theophilus Howard, Earl of Suffolk ............ 1584-1640

22 Oct 1640 - 1642 Dudley North, Baron North ..................... 1581-1666

25 Jul 1660 - 09 Mar 1681 James Howard, Earl of Suffolk ................. 1607-1688

09 Mar 1681 - 01 Feb 1685 Maj-Gen. Henry Alington, Baron Alington ....... 1641-1685

04 Mar - 20 Oct 1685 Robert Bruce, Earl of Ailesbury,

2nd Earl Elgin ............................... 1626-1685

26 Nov 1686 - 10 May 1689 Henry Jermyn, Baron Dover, Baron Jermyn ....... 1636-1708

10 May 1689 - 07 Sep 1700 William Russell, Duke of Bedford .............. 1613-1700

22 Nov 1700 - 27 Nov 1701 Lord Edward Russell ........................... 1642-1714

27 Nov 1701 - 26 May 1711 Wriothesley Russell, Duke of Bedford .......... 1680-1734

06 Dec 1711 - 28 Oct 1715 William North, Baron North and Baron Grey ..... 1678-1734

28 Oct 1715 - 26 Nov 1727 Edward Russell, Earl of Orford ................ 1653-1727

28 Mar - 07 Sep 1728 Henry Clinton, Earl of Lincoln ................ 1684-1728

13 Jun 1729 - 24 Jul 1742 Henry Bromley, Baron Montford ................. 1705-1755

24 Jul 1742 - 25 Aug 1757 Henry Fiennes Pelham-Clinton,

Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne ................. 1720-1794

25 Aug 1757 - 16 May 1790 Philip Yorke, 2nd Earl of Hardwicke ........... 1720-1790

03 Jul 1790 - 18 Nov 1833 Philip Yorke, 3rd Earl of Hardwicke ........... 1757-1834

20 Jun 1834 - 17 Sep 1873 Adm. Charles Philip Yorke,

4th Earl of Hardwicke ........................ 1799-1873

20 Jan 1874 - 17 Oct 1893 Charles Watson Townley

11 Dec 1893 - 12 Dec 1906 Alexander Peckover, Baron Peckover ............ 1830-1919

12 Dec 1906 - 1915 Thomas Charles Agar-Robartes,

Viscount Clifden ............................. 1844-1930

25 Oct 1915 - 11 Feb 1943 Charles Robert Whorwood Adeane ................ 1863-1943

15 May 1943 - 11 Dec 1957 Richard George Briscoe ........................ 1893-1957

16 Jun 1958 - 14 Apr 1965 Robert Henry Parker

14 Apr 1965 - 26 Mar 1975 Lt-Col. Geoffrey Taylor Hurrell

01 Apr 1974 - 1982 Dennis George Ruddock Herbert,

2nd Baron Hemingford ......................... 1904-1982

(Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire)

26 Mar 1975 - 09 Mar 1981 Maj. Peter Esme Brassey ....................... 1907-1995

19 Mar 1981 - 1985 Sir Peter Proby, 2nd Baronet of Elton Hall .... 1911-2002

01 Aug 1985 - 02 Mar 1992 Michael Guy Molesworth Bevan .................. 1926-1992

03 Jul 1992 - 2002 James Gee Pascoe Crowden ...................... 1927-2016

20 Aug 2003 - Sir Archibald Hugh Durberly ................... 1942-

 

Mayor

05 May 2017 - James Palmer .................................. 1971- C

 

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City of London

c. 61 AD Romans found Londinium

1067 Precursor to the Corporation of London given a royal charter

1141 City of London

1189 Office of Mayor established

2006 Governing body renamed the City of London Corporation

Lord Mayors

10 Nov 2000 - 09 Nov 2001 Sir David Howarth Seymour Howard,

Baron Great Rissington ....................... 1945-

09 Nov 2001 - 08 Nov 2002 Sir James Michael Yorrick Oliver

08 Nov 2002 - 21 Nov 2003 Sir Gavyn Arthur

21 Nov 2003 - 13 Nov 2004 Sir Robert Finch .............................. 1944-

13 Nov 2004 - 12 Nov 2005 Sir Michael Berry Savory

12 Nov 2005 - 10 Nov 2006 Sir David William Brewer ...................... 1940-

10 Nov 2006 - 09 Nov 2007 Sir John Boothman Stuttard .................... 1945-

09 Nov 2007 - 07 Nov 2008 Sir David Thomas Rowell Lewis ................. 1947-

07 Nov 2008 - 13 Nov 2009 Ian David Luder ............................... 1951-

13 Nov 2009 - 12 Nov 2010 Nicolas John Anstee ........................... 1958-

12 Nov 2010 - 11 Nov 2011 Sir Michael David Bear ........................ 1953-

11 Nov 2011 - 09 Nov 2012 Sir David Hugh Wootton ........................ 1950-

09 Nov 2012 - 08 Nov 2013 Sir Roger Gifford ............................. 1955-

08 Nov 2013 - 07 Nov 2014 Catherine Fiona Woolf ......................... 1948-

07 Nov 2014 - 13 Nov 2015 Alan Colin Drake Yarrow ....................... 1951-

13 Nov 2015 - 11 Nov 2016 Jeffrey Richard de Corban Evans,

4th Baron Mountevans .......................... 1948-

11 Nov 2016 - 10 Nov 2017 Andrew Charles Parmley ........................ 1956-

10 Nov 2017 - Charles Edward Beck Bowman

 

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Cheshire

Lord-lieutenants

1569 - 24 Oct 1572 Henry Stanley, Earl of Derby .................. 1509-1572

1572 - 25 Sep 1593 Henry Stanley, Earl of Derby .................. 1531-1593

21 Dec 1607 - 29 Sep 1642 William Stanley, Earl of Derby ................ 1561-1642

1642 William Fiennes, 1st Viscount Saye and Sele ... 1582-1662

30 Jul 1660 - 21 Dec 1672 Charles Stanley, Earl of Derby ................ 1628-1672

24 Jan 1673 - 1676 John Egerton, Earl of Bridgewater ............. 1623-1686

11 May 1676 - 08 Aug 1687 William Richard George Stanley,

Earl of Derby ................................ 1655-1712

28 Feb - 1688 William Herbert, 1st Marquess of Powis ........ 1626-1696

12 Apr 1689 - 02 Jan 1694 Henry Booth, Earl of Warrington ............... 1652-1694

11 May 1695 - 1703 Richard Savage, Earl Rivers ................... 1654-1712

16 Jun 1703 - 1713 Hugh Cholmondeley, Earl Cholmondeley .......... 1662-1725

(1st Time)

04 Sep 1713 - 1714 Lord Other Windsor, Earl of Plymouth .......... 1679-1727

21 Oct 1714 - 18 Jan 1725 Earl Hugh Cholmondeley (2nd Time)

07 Apr 1725 - 07 May 1733 George Cholmondeley, 2nd Earl Cholmondeley .... 1666-1733

14 Jun 1733 - 10 Jun 1770 George Cholmondeley, 3rd Earl Cholmondeley .... 1645-1712

19 Jul 1770 - May 1783 George James Cholmondeley,

Marquess of Cholmondeley ..................... 1749-1827

29 May 1783 - 23 May 1819 George Henry Grey, 5th Earl of Stamford ....... 1737-1819

24 Jun 1819 - 26 Apr 1845 George Henry Grey, 6th Earl of Stamford ....... 1765-1845

20 May 1845 - 1867 Richard Grosvenor, Marquess of Westminster .... 1795-1869

29 Jan 1868 - 21 Feb 1883 William Tatton, Baron Egerton ................. 1806-1933

31 Mar 1883 - 22 Dec 1899 Hugh Lupus Grosvenor, Duke of Westminster ..... 1825-1899

21 Mar 1900 - 1905 Wilbraham Egerton, Earl Egerton ............... 1832-1909

19 Dec 1905 - 1920 Hugh Richard Arthur Grosvenor,

Duke of Westminster .......................... 1879-1953

15 Apr 1920 - 06 Feb 1949 Big-Gen. Sir William Bromley-Davenport ........ 1862-1949

06 Sep 1949 - 1990 Philip William Bryce Lever,

Viscount Leverhulme .......................... 1915-2000

02 Aug 1990 - 07 Mar 2010 William Arthur Bromley-Davenport

07 Mar 2010 - Thomas David Briggs

 

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Cornwall (Kernow)

Lord-lieutenants

1551 - 14 Mar 1555 John Russell, 1st Earl of Bedford ............. s.a

14 Mar 1555 - 10 Feb 1561 John Bouchier, 2nd Earl of Bath ............... s.a

1584 - 28 Jul 1585 Francis Russell, 2nd Earl of Bedford .......... s.a

07 Dec 1587 - 24 Mar 1603 Sir Walter Raleigh ............................ 1554-1618

21 May 1604 - 10 Apr 1630 William Herbert, 3rd Earl of Pembroke ......... 1580-1630

17 Aug 1630 - 1642 Philip Herbert, 4th Earl of Pembroke .......... 1584-1650

01 Oct 1660 - Apr 1696 John Granville, 1st Earl of Bath .............. 1628-1701

(jointly with his son from 1691)

06 May 1691 - 1693 Charles Granville, 2nd Earl of Bath ........... 1661-1701

24 Apr 1696 - 1702 Charled Bodvile Robartes, 2nd Earl of Radnor .. 1660-1723

18 Jun 1702 - 1705 Col. John Granville,

Baron Granville of Potheridge .. 1665-1702

16 Apr 1705 - 14 Apr 1710 Sidney Godolphin, 1st Earl Godolphin .......... 1645-1712

15 Apr 1710 - 02 May 1711 Laurence Hyde, 1st Earl Rochester ............. 1641-1711

25 Oct 1711 - 30 Sep 1714 Henry Hyde, Earl Clarendon and Earl Rochester.. 1672-1753

13 Nov 1714 - 03 Aug 1723 Charles Bodvile Robartes, 2nd Earl Radnor ..... 1660-1723

03 Aug 1723 - 29 Jul 1742 Vacant

29 Jul 1742 - 22 Nov 1758 Richard Edgcombe, 1st Earl Edgcombe ........... 1680-1758

05 Mar 1759 - 10 May 1761 Richard Edgcombe, 2nd Earl Edgcombe ........... 1716-1761

22 Jun 1761 - 04 Feb 1795 George Edgcombe, 1st Earl Mount-Edgcombe ...... 1720-1795

17 Apr 1795 - 26 Sep 1839 Richard Edgcombe, 2nd Earl Mount-Edgcombe ..... 1764-1839

30 Dec 1839 - 15 Nov 1856 Sir William Salusbury-Trelawny,

8th Baronet of Trelawny ...................... 1781-1856

17 Dec 1856 - 1877 Charles Crespigny Vivian, Baron Vivian ........ 1808-1886

06 Nov 1877 - 25 Sep 1917 William Henry Edgcombe,

4th Earl Mount-Edgcombe ...................... 1833-1917

24 Jan 1918 - 1936 John Charles Williams ......................... 1861-1939

17 Feb 1936 - 1962 Sir Edward Hoblyn Warren Bolitho .............. 1882-1969

29 Aug 1962 - 15 Jul 1977 Sir John Gawen Carew Pole,

12th Baronet of Shute House .................. 1902-1993

11 Oct 1977 - 1993 George Hugh Boscawen, Viscount Falmouth ....... 1919-

10 Nov 1993 - 19 Sep 2011 Lady Mary Christina Holborow .................. 1936-

19 Sep 2011 - Col. Edward Thomas Bolitho .................... 1955-

 

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Cumbria

01 Apr 1974 County of Cumbria created from Cumberland and Westmorland

Lord-lieutenants

01 Apr 1974 - 1983 John Charles Wade

21 Feb 1983 - 1994 Sir Charles Graham, 6th Baronet of Netherby ... 1919-1997

18 Jul 1994 - 22 Dec 2012 Sir James Anthony Cropper ..................... 1938-

22 Dec 2012 - Claire Hensman

 

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Derbyshire

Lord-lieutenants

03 Jul 1585 - 18 Nov 1590 George Talbot, Earl of Shrewsbury ............. 1528-1590

1590 - 08 May 1616 Gilbert Talbot, Earl of Shrewsbury ............ 1552-1616

04 May 1619 - 03 Mar 1626 William Cavendish, Earl of Devonshire ......... 1552-1626

04 May 1619 - 20 Jun 1628 William Cavendish, Earl of Devonshire ......... 1590-1628

14 Jul 1628 - 13 Nov 1638 William Cavendish,

Earl of Newcastle upon-Tyne .................. 1592-1676

13 Nov 1638 - 22 Mar 1642 William Cavendish, Earl of Devonshire ......... 1617-1684

(1st Time)

20 Aug 1660 - 23 Nov 1684 William Cavendish, Earl of Devonshire

(2nd Time)

15 Jan 1685 - 1687 Robert Leke, Earl of Scarsdale ................ 1654-1707

23 Dec 1687 - 1688 Theophilus Hastings, Earl of Huntingdon ....... 1650-1701

17 May 1689 - 18 Aug 1707 William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Devonshire ..... 1640-1707

06 Nov 1707 - 1711 William Cavendish, 2nd Duke of Devonshire ..... 1672-1729

(1st Time)

05 Sep 1711 - 1714 Nicholas Leke, Earl of Scarsdale .............. 1682-1736

15 Oct 1714 - 04 Jun 1729 William Cavendish, 2nd Duke of Devonshire

(2nd Time)

31 Oct 1729 - 05 Dec 1755 William Cavendish, 3rd Duke of Devonshire ..... 1698-1755

21 Jan 1756 - 1764 William Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire ..... 1720-1764

23 Jun 1764 - 1766 Lt-Col John Manners, Marquess of Granby ....... 1721-1770

17 Jun 1766 - 1782 Lord George Augustus Cavendish ................ 17..-1794

02 Jul 1782 - 29 Jul 1811 William Cavendish, 5th Duke of Devonshire ..... 1748-1811

27 Aug 1811 - 18 Jan 1858 William Cavendish, 6th Duke of Devonshire ..... 1790-1858

20 Feb 1858 - 21 Dec 1891 William Cavendish, 7th Duke of Devonshire ..... 1808-1891

12 Feb 1892 - 24 Mar 1908 Spencer Compton Cavendish,

8th Duke of Devonshire ....................... 1833-1908

07 Jul 1908 - 06 May 1938 Victor Christian William Cavendish,

9th Duke of Devonshire ....................... 1868-1938

21 Jun 1938 - 26 Nov 1950 Edward William Cavendish,

10th Duke of Devonshire ...................... 1895-1950

12 Jun 1951 - 1977 Sir Ian Peter Andrew Munro Walker-Okeover,

3rd Baronet of Osmaston Manor ................ 1902-1982

31 Jan 1978 - 30 Jun 1994 Sir Peter Hilton .............................. 19..-1995

01 Jul 1994 - 2009 John Knollys Bather ........................... 1934-

25 May 2009 - William Tucker ................................ 1945-

 

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Devon (Devonshire)

Lord-lieutenants

1552 - 14 Mar 1555 John Russell, Earl of Bedford .................. 1485-1555

1556 - 1561 John Bourchier, Earl of Bath ................... 1499-1560

1584 - 28 Jul 1585 Francis Russell, Earl of Bedford ............... 1527-1585

12 Sep 1586 – 12 Jul 1586 William Bourchier, Earl of Bath ................ 1557-1623

18 Jul 1623 – 09 May 1641 Francis Russell, Earl of Bedford ............... 1593-1641

30 Mar 1637 – 1642 William Russell, Duke of Bedford ............... 1613-1700

23 Jul 1660 – 03 Jan 1670 George Monck, 1st Duke of Albemarle ............ 1608-1670

10 Feb 1670 – 1675 John Granville, Earl of Bath ................... 1628-1701

02 Dec 1675 – 1585 Christopher Monck, 2nd Duke of Albemarle ....... 1653-1688

07 Dec 1685 – 1696 John Granville, Earl of Bath (2nd Time)

06 May 1691 – 1693 Charles Granville, Baron Granville ............. 1661-1701

24 Apr 1696 – 1702 Thomas Grey, Earl of Stamford .................. 1654-1720

21 Jul 1702 – 1714 John Poulett, Earl Poulett ..................... 1668-1743

04 Dec 1714 – 1716 Sir William Courtenay,

2nd Baronet of Powderham ...................... 1676-1735

13 Jul 1716 – 1721 John Carteret, Earl Granville .................. 1690-1763

09 Aug 1721 – 1733 Hugh Fortescue, Baron Clinton

09 May 1733 – 31 Mar 1751 Robert Walpole, Earl of Orford ................. 1701-1751

23 Apr 1751 – 05 Jan 1771 John Russell, Duke of Bedford .................. 1710-1771

06 Feb 1771 – 14 Apr 1788 Vere Poulett, Earl Poulett ..................... 1710-1788

21 May 1788 – 1839 Hugh Fortescue, 1st Earl Fortescue ............. 1754-1841

15 Nov 1839 – 14 Sep 1861 Hugh Fortescue, 2nd Earl Fortescue ............. 1783-1861

09 Nov 1861 – 28 Nov 1885 Edward Adolphus Seymour, Duke of Somerset ...... 1804-1885

29 Jan 1886 – 12 Jan 1887 Stafford Henry Northcote, Earl of Iddesleigh ... 1818-1887

16 Feb 1887 – 29 Mar 1904 Charles Henry Rolle Hepburn-Stuart-

Forbes-Trefusis, Baron Clinton ................ 1834-1904

22 Apr 1904 – 1928 Hugh Fortescue, 4th Earl Fortescue ............. 1854-1928

30 Jun 1904 – 1936 Francis Bingham Mildmay,

Baron Mildmay of Flete ........................ 1861-1947

05 May 1936 – 14 Jun 1958 Hugh William Fortescue, Earl Fortescue ......... 1888-1958

16 Jul 1958 – 05 Oct 1978 Massey Henry Edgcumbe Lopes,

Baron Roborough ............................... 1903-1992

05 Oct 1978 – 10 May 1982 FM. Sir Richard Amyatt Hull .................... 1907-1989

10 May 1982 – 16 Sep 1998 John St Aubyn Parker, Earl of Morley ........... 1923-

16 Sep 1998 - Sir Eric Dancer ................................ 1940-

 

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Dorset

Lord-lieutenants

1552 - 14 Mar 1555 John Russell, Earl of Bedford ................. 1485-1555

1556 - 1558 Sir John Bourchier, Earl of Bath .............. 1499-1561

1559 - 15.. James Blount, Baron Mountjoy .................. 1533-1582

1580 - 1584 William Paulet, Marquess of Winchester ........ 1532-1598

(1st Time)

1584 - 28 Jul 1585 Francis Russell, Earl of Bedford .............. 1527-1585

01 Mar 1586 - 24 Nov 1598 William Paulet, Marquess of Winchester (2nd Time)

25 Apr 1601 - 01 Mar 1611 Thomas Howard, Viscount Howard of Bindon ...... 15..-1611

05 Jul 1611 - 24 May 1612 Robert Cecil, Earl of Salisbury ............... 1563-1612

05 Jul 1611 - 28 May 1626 Admiral. Thomas Howard, Earl of Suffolk ....... 1561-1626

15 Jun 1626 - 03 Jun 1640 Theophilus Howard, Earl of Suffolk ............ 1584-1640

13 Jun 1640 - 15 May 1641 Francis Cottington, Baron Cottington .......... 1579-1652

13 Jun 1641 - 1642 William Cecil, Earl of Salisbury .............. 1591-1668

25 Jul 1660 - Dec 1672 Charles Stewart, Duke of Richmond,

6th Duke of Lennox ........................... 1639-1672

20 Jan 1673 - 1674 Anthony Ashley-Cooper,

Earl of Shaftesbury .......................... 1621-1683

06 Jul 1674 - Jun 1679 John Poulett, Baron Poulett ................... 1641-1679

19 Nov 1679 - 18 Sep 1698 John Digby, Earl of Bristol ................... 1634-1698

09 Jun 1699 - 21 Jan 1722 Charles Paulet, Duke of Bolton ................ 1661-1722

08 Feb 1722 - 1733 Lt-Gen. Charles Powlett, Duke of Bolton ....... 1685-1754

02 Mar 1734 - 27 May 1771 Anthony Ashley-Cooper,

4th Earl of Shaftesbury ...................... 1711-1771

21 Jun 1771 - 25 Sep 1793 Henry Digby, Earl Digby ....................... 1731-1793

06 Nov 1793 - 07 May 1803 George Pitt, Baron Rivers ..................... 1721-1803

15 Jun 1803 - 07 Mar 1808 George Damer, Earl of Dorchester .............. 1746-1808

17 Apr 1808 - 12 May 1856 Edward Digby, Earl Digby ...................... 1773-1856

04 Jun 1856 - 01 Oct 1885 Anthony Ashley-Cooper,

Earl of Shaftesbury .......................... 1801-1885

05 Nov 1885 - 06 Dec 1905 Henry Edward Fox-Strangways,

Earl of Ilchester ............................ 1847-1905

10 Aug 1906 - 05 Mar 1916 Col. John Mount Batten ........................ 1873-1916

03 May 1916 - 1952 Anthony Ashley-Cooper,

Earl of Shaftesbury .......................... 1869-1961

01 Sep 1952 - 29 Jan 1964 Edward Kenelm Digby, Baron Digby .............. 1894-1964

01 Jul 1964 - 1984 Col. Sir Joseph William Weld .................. 1902-1992

21 Sep 1984 - 1999 Edward Henry Kenelm Digby, Baron Digby ........ 1924-

04 Aug 1999 - 2006 Capt. Michael Fulford-Dobson .................. 1931-

07 Apr 2006 - 22 Jan 2014 Valerie Lane-Fox Pitt-Rivers

23 Jan 2014 - Ian Angus Campbell

 

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Durham

Lord-lieutenants

1552 - 15.. Henry Neville, 5th Earl of Westmoreland ....... 1525-1564

02 Aug 1586 - 1595 Henry Hastings, 3rd Earl of Huntingdon ........ 1535-1595

04 Feb 1615 - 20 Nov 1617 Robert Carr, 1st Earl of Somerset ............. 1587-1645

20 Nov 1617 - 10 Dec 1627 Richard Neile, Bishop of Durham ............... 1562-1640

13 Oct 1628 - 1642 The Bishops of Durham

27 Jul 1660 - 1661 Thomas Belasyse, 2nd Viscount Fauconberg ...... 1672-1700

13 Sep 1661 - 15 Jan 1672 John Cosin .................................... 1594-1672

19 Nov 1674 - 1689 Nathaniel Crew, 3rd Baron Crew (1st Time) ..... 1633-1721

27 Feb 1690 - 28 Apr 1712 Richard Lumley, 1st Earl of Scarborough ....... 1650-1721

(1st Time)

08 May 1712 - 16 Dec 1714 Nathaniel Crew, 3rd Baron Crew (2nd Time)

16 Dec 1714 - 17 Dec 1721 Richard Lumley, 1st Earl of Scarborough

(2nd Time)

10 Jan 1722 - 10 Oct 1730 William Talbot, Bishop of Durham .............. 1658-1730

11 Dec 1730 - 20 Jul 1750 Edward Chandler, Bishop Durham ................ 1668-1750

21 Mar 1753 - 06 Mar 1758 Henry Vane, 1st Earl of Darlington ............ 1705-1758

11 Jul 1758 - 08 Sep 1792 Henry Vane, 2nd Earl of Darlington ............ 1726-1792

26 Nov 1792 - 29 Jan 1842 William Henry Vane, Duke of Cleveland ......... 1766-1842

07 Apr 1842 - 06 Mar 1854 Charles William Vane,

Marquess of Londonderry ...................... 1778-1854

31 Mar 1854 - 27 Nov 1879 George Frederick D'Arcy Lambton,

2nd Earl of Durham ........................... 1828-1879

15 Jan 1880 - 06 Nov 1884 George Henry Robert Charles Vane-Tempest,

Marquess of Londonderry ...................... 1821-1884

02 Dec 1884 - 18 Sep 1928 John George Lambton, 3rd Earl of Durham ....... 1855-1928

14 Jun 1928 - 10 Feb 1949 Charles Stewart Henry VaneTempest-Stewart,

Marquess of Londonderry ...................... 1878-1949

28 Apr 1949 - 1958 John James Lawson, 1st Baron Lawson ........... 1881-1965

20 Oct 1958 - 19 Oct 1964 Christopher William Vane, 10th Baron Barnard .. 1888-1964

18 Feb 1964 - 24 Apr 1970 Prof. Sir James Fitzjames Duff ................ 1888-1970

01 Oct 1970 - 21 Apr 1988 Henry John Neville Vane, 11th Baron Barnard ... 1923-

21 Apr 1988 - 30 Jan 1997 David James Grant ............................. 1922-2002

30 Jan 1997 - 07 Mar 2013 Sir Paul Douglas Nicholson .................... 1938-

07 Mar 2013 - Susan Snowdon ................................. 1951-

 

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East Riding of Yorkshire

01 Apr 1974 - 31 Mar 1996 Part of Humberside

Lord-lieutenants

26 Jul 1660 - 12 Apr 1673 John Belasyse, Baron Belasyse ................. 1614-1689

1673 - 20 Dec 1679 James Scott, Duke of Monmouth,

Duke of Buccleuch ............................ 1649-1685

1680 - 1682 John Sheffield,

Duke of Buckingham and Normanby .............. 1648-1721

17 Nov 1682 - 1687 Charles Seymour, Duke of Somerset ............. 1662-1748

13 Oct 1687 - 1688 John Sheffield,

Duke of Buckingham and Normanby (2nd Time)

05 Oct 1688 - 1689 Henry Cavendish,

Duke of Newscastle-upon-Tyne ................. 1630-1691

26 Mar 1689 - 17 Sep 1690 William Pierrepont,

Earl of Kingston-Upon-Hull ................... 1662-1690

21 Mar 1690 - 1699 Thomas Osborne, Duke of Leeds ................. 1632-1712

11 Aug 1699 - 15 Jul 1711 John Holles, Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne

29 Mar 1713 - 1714 Vice-Admiral. Peregrine Osborne,

Duke of Leeds ................................ 1659-1729

16 Dec 1714 - 10 Apr 1721 Col. Richard Ingram,

Viscount of Irvine ........................... 1688-1721

07 Dec 1721 - 15 Jul 1728 William Pulteney, Earl of Bath ................ 1684-1764

15 Jul 1728 - 30 May 1736 Arthur Ingram, Viscount of Irvine ............. 1689-1736

1736 - 1738 Sir Conyers Darcy ............................. 1685-1758

22 Feb 1738 - 04 Apr 1761 Henry Ingram, Viscount of Irvine .............. 1691-1761

04 Apr 1761 - 01 Aug 1778 Vacant

01 Aug 1778 - 22 Mar 1780 Francis Godolphin Osborne, Duke of Leeds ...... 1751-1799

(1st Time)

1780 - 1782 Frederick Howard, Earl of Carlisle (1st Time) . 1748-1825

08 Apr 1782 - 31 Jan 1799 Francis Godolphin Osborne,

Duke of Leeds (2nd Time)

01 Mar 1799 - 1807 Frederick Howard, Earl of Carlisle (2nd Time)

30 Sep 1807 - 1824 Henry Phipps, Earl of Mulgrave ................ 1755-1831

10 Sep 1824 - 1840 George Howard, Earl of Carlisle ............... 1773-1848

01 Feb 1840 - 18 Jun 1847 Paul Beilby Lawley Thompson,

Baron Wenlock ................................ 1784-1852

18 Jun 1847 - 05 Dec 1864 George William Frederick Howard,

Earl of Carlisle ............................. 1802-1864

06 Dec 1864 - 06 Nov 1880 Beilby Richard Lawley,

Baron Wenlock ................................ 1818-1880

21 Dec 1880 - 06 Oct 1908 Marmaduke Constable-Maxwell,

Lord Herries of Terregles .................... 1837-1908

14 Nov 1908 - 15 Aug 1924 Charles Henry Wellesley Wilson,

Baron Nunburnholme ........................... 1875-1924

30 Dec 1924 - 01 Apr 1936 Robert Wilfrid de Yarburgh-Bateson,

Baron Deramore ............................... 1865-1936

08 Jun 1936 - 17 Apr 1968 Col. Michael Guy Percival Willoghby,

Baron Middleton .............................. 1887-1970

17 Apr 1968 - 31 Mar 1974 Charles Ingram Courtney Wood,

Earl of Halifax .............................. 1912-1980

01 Apr 1996 - 17 Dec 2005 Richard Marriott

19 Dec 2005 - Susan Lillian Primrose Cunliffe-Lister,

Baroness Masham of Ilton, Countess of Swinton 1935-

 

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East Sussex

Lord-lieutenants

01 Apr 1974 - 09 Nov 1989 Lt-Col. John Henry Guy Nevill,

Baron of Abergavenny ......................... 1914-2000

09 Nov 1989 - 04 May 2000 Admiral. Sir Lindsay Sutherland Bryson ........ 1925-2005

04 May 2000 - 19 Aug 2008 Phyllida Stewart-Roberts

09 Aug 2008 - Peter Field

 

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Essex

Lord-lieutenants

1551 - 1558 John Petre, Baron Petre ....................... 1549-1613

1558 - 15.. John de Vere, 16th Earl of Oxford ............. 1516-1562

03 Jul 1585 - 04 Sep 1588 Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester .......... 1532-1588

01 Jan 1589 - 04 Aug 1598 William Cecil, Baron Burghley ................. 1520-1598

26 Aug 1603 - 05 Feb 1629 Robert Radclyffe, 5th Earl of Sussex .......... 1573-1629

(jointly with the following)

08 Sep 1625 - 1642 Robert Rich, 2nd Earl of Warwick .............. 1587-1658

05 Feb 1629 - 31 Mar 1635 Richard Weston, 1st Earl of Portland .......... 1577-1634

06 Aug 1635 - 17 Dec 1640 William Maynard, Baron Maynard ................ 1589-1640

08 Jan 1641 - 1642 James Hay, 2nd Earl of Carlisle ............... 1612-1660

13 Aug 1660 - 1687 Aubery de Vere, 20th Earl of Oxford ........... 1627-1703

(1st Time)

30 Nov 1675 - 1687 Christopher Monck, 2nd Duke of Albemarle ...... 1653-1688

(co-Lord-lieutenant)

18 Feb - 1688 Thomas Petre, Baron Petre ..................... 1633-1706

25 Oct 1688 - 12 Mar 1703 Aubrey de Vere, 20th Earl of Oxford

(2nd Time)

23 Mar 1703 - 1705 Francis North, Baron Guilford ................. 1673-1729

16 Apr 1705 - 18 Aug 1712 Richard Savage, Earl Rivers ................... 1654-1712

24 Oct 1712 - 1714 Henry St. John, Viscount Bolingbroke .......... 1678-1751

07 Jan 1715 - 19 Sep 1718 Henry Howard, 6th Earl of Suffolk ............. 1670-1718

10 Dec 1718 - 09 Jan 1722 Charles Howard, 7th Earl of Suffolk ........... 1693-1722

02 Apr 1722 - 20 Apr 1741 Henry O'Brien, 8th Earl of Thomond

07 May 1741 - 29 Feb 1756 Benjamin Mildmay, 1st Earl Fitzwalter ......... 1672-1756

03 Apr 1756 - 28 Sep 1781 William Nassau de Zuylestein,

4th Earl Rochford ............................ 1717-1781

07 Nov 1781 - 22 Oct 1784 John Waldegrave, 3rd Earl Waldegrave .......... 1718-1784

17 Nov 1784 - 25 May 1797 Field Marshal John Whitwell,

Baron Howard de Walden ....................... 1719-1797

27 Jan 1798 - 28 Feb 1825 Richard Griffin,

Baron Braybrooke

19 Apr 1825 - 19 May 1865 Henry Maynard, Viscount Maynard ............... 1788-1865

05 Oct 1865 - 11 May 1869 Thomas Crosbie William Trevor, Baron Dacre .... 1808-1890

11 May 1869 - 30 May 1873 Sir Thomas Burch William,

1st Baronet Rivenhall ........................ 1795-1873

04 Sep 1873 - 31 Jan 1892 Chichester Samuel Parkinson-Fortescue,

Baron Carlingford ............................ 1823-1898

02 Feb 1892 - 1901 John William Strutt, Baron Rayleigh ........... 1842-1919

23 Jul 1901 - 1919 Francis Richard Charles Guy Greville,

5th Earl of Warwick .......................... 1853-1924

11 Feb 1919 - 26 Dec 1928 Lt-Col. Amelius Richard Mark Lockwood,

Baron Lambourne .............................. 1847-1928

31 Jan 1929 - 1936 Brig-Gen. Sir Richard Beale Colvin ............ 1856-1936

16 Apr 1936 - 1958 Col. Sir Richard Henry Douglas

Charlton Whitmore, 1st Baronet Orsett ........ 1872-1962

06 Sep 1958 - 1978 Sir John Ruggles-Brise ........................ 1908-2007

21 Aug 1978 - 1992 Sir Andrew Mackenzie Lewis .................... 1918-1994

03 Aug 1992 - 01 Oct 2002 Robin Henry Charles Neville,

Baron Braybrooke ............................. 1932-

16 Dec 2002 - John Patrick Lionel Petre, Baron Petre ........ 1942-

 

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Gloucestershire

Lord-lieutenants

1559 - 15.. Edmund Brydges, Baron Chandos ................. 1522-1573

17 Nov 1586 - 01 Feb 1594 Giles Brydges, Baron Chandos .................. 1548-1594

09 Sep 1595 - 18 Nov 1602 William Brydges Baron Chandos ................. 1552-1602

13 Aug 1603 - 20 Nov 1613 Henry Berkeley, Baron Berkeley ................ 1534-1613

23 Dec 1613 - 10 Aug 1621 Grey Brydges, Baron Chandos ................... 1580-1621

16 Mar 1622 - 24 Jun 1630 William Compton, Earl of Nothampton ........... 1589-1618

17 Jul 1630 - 1642 Spencer Compton, Earl of Nothingham ........... 1601-1643

03 Aug 1641 - 1646 George Brydges, Baron Chando .................. 1620-1655

30 Jul 1660 - 1689 Henry Somerset, Duke of Beaufort .............. 1629-1700

22 Mar 1689 - 07 Jan 1694 Charles Gerard, Earl of Macclesfield .......... 1618-1694

25 May 1694 - 24 Sep 1710 Charles Berkeley, Earl Berkeley ............... 1649-1710

01 Dec 1710 - 1712 James Berkeley, Earl Berkeley ................. 1679-1736

(1st Time)

06 Mar 1712 - 24 May 1714 Henry Somerset, Duke of Beaufort .............. 1684-1714

21 Oct 1714 - 17 Aug 1736 James Berkeley, Earl Berkeley

(2nd Time)

21 Apr 1737 - 09 Jan 1755 Lt-Col. Augustus Berkeley, Earl Berkeley ...... 1715-1755

19 Feb 1755 - 1758 Matthew Ducie Moreton, Baron Ducie

13 Nov 1758 - 09 May 1762 John Thynne Howe, Baron Chedworth ............. 1714-1762

04 Jun 1762 - 1766 Norborne Berkeley, Baron Botetourt ............ 1717-1770

05 Jul 1766 - 08 Aug 1810 Frederick Augustus Berkeley, Earl Berkeley .... 1745-1810

15 Sep 1810 - 02 Dec 1835 Henry Charles Somerset, Duke of Beaufort ...... 1766-1835

18 Dec 1835 - 10 Oct 1857 William FitzHardinge Berkeley,

Earl FitzHardinge ............................ 1786-1857

13 Nov 1857 - 1911 Henry John Reynolds-Moreton, Earl Ducie ....... 1827-1921

17 Jul 1911 - 1931 William Lygon, Earl Beauchamp ................. 1872-1938

06 Nov 1931 - 05 Feb 1984 Henry Hugh Arthur FitzRoy Somerset,

Duke of Beaufort ............................. 1900-1984

12 Jun 1978 - 08 Feb 1992 Martin St. John Valentine Gibbs ............... 1917-1992

17 Feb 1992 - 24 Oct 2010 Sir Henry William George Elwes ................ 1935-

25 Oct 2010 - Dame Janet Olive Trotter ...................... 1943-

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Greater London

Arms of the former GLC

01 Apr 1965 Greater London replaces the County of London

and County of Middlesex

31 Mar 1986 GLC abolished

04 May 2000 Office of Mayor introduced

 

Lord-lieutenants of Greater London (County of London to 1965)

01 Apr 1889 - 22 Dec 1899 Hugh Lupus Grosvenor, Duke of Westminster ..... 1825-1899

13 Feb 1900 - 12 Jan 1912 Alexander William George Duff, Duke of Fife ... 1849-1912

24 Jun 1912 - 05 Jul 1944 Robert Offeley Ashburton Crewe-Milnes,

Marquess of Crewe ............................ 1858-1945

05 Jul 1944 - 13 Sep 1949 Gerald Wellesley, Duke of Wellington .......... 1885-1972

13 Sep 1949 - 24 May 1950 FM. Archibald Percival Wavell, Earl Wavell .... 1883-1950

23 Aug 1950 - 25 Apr 1957 FM. Alan Francis Brooke, Viscount Alanbrooke .. 1883-1963

17 May 1957 - 28 Dec 1966 FM. Harold Rupert Leofric George Alexander,

Earl of Tunis ................................ 1891-1969

28 Dec 1966 - 1973 FM. Sir Gerald Walter Robert Templer .......... 1898-1979

12 Sep 1973 - 1978 MRAF. Samuel Charles Elworthy,

Baron Elsworthy .............................. 1911-1993

01 Jul 1978 - 1985 Norah Mary Phillips, Baroness Philips ......... 1910-1992

31 Jan 1986 - 1998 FM. Edwin Noel Westby Bramall, Baron Bramall .. 1923-

21 Dec 1998 - 27 Apr 2008 Peter Michael Imbert, Baron Imbert

27 Apr 2008 - 28 May 2015 Sir David William Brewer ...................... s.a

28 May 2015 - Kenneth Olisa ................................. 1951-

 

 

Leaders of the Greater London Council

01 Jan 1964 - 1967 William Fisk, Baron Fisk ...................... 1905-1975 L

1967 - 1973 Arthur Desmond Herne Plummer,

Baron Plummer of St Marylebone ............... 1914-2009 C

1973 - 1977 Sir Reginald Eustace Goodwin .................. 1908-1986 L

1977 - 17 May 1981 Sir Horace Walter Cutler ...................... 1912-1997 C

17 May 1981 - 31 Mar 1986 Kenneth Robert Livingstone .................... 1945- L

01 Apr 1986 - 04 May 2000 Post Abolished

Mayors of London

04 May 2000 - 04 May 2008 Kenneth Robert Livingstone .................... s.a

04 May 2008 - 08 May 2016 Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson ............ 1964- C

08 May 2016 - Sadiq Aman Khan ............................... 1970- L

 

 

Minister for London

1994 - 02 May 1997 John Selwyn Gummer ............................ 1939- C

02 May 1997 - 29 Jul 1999 Wyvill Richard Nicolls Raynsford (1st Time) .. 1945- L

29 Jul 1999 - 08 Jun 2001 Trevor Keith Hill (1st Time) .................. 1943- L

08 Jun 2001 - 2003 Wyvill Richard Nicolls Raynsford (2nd Time)

2003 - 06 May 2005 Trevor Keith Hill (2nd Time)

06 May 2005 - 28 Jun 2007 James Fitzpatrick ............................. 1952- L

28 Jun 2007 - 03 Oct 2008 Tessa Jane Helen Douglas Jowell (1st Time) .... 1947- L

03 Oct 2008 - 05 Jun 2009 Anthony James McNulty ......................... 1958- L

05 Dec 2009 - 11 May 2010 Tessa Jane Helen Douglas Jowell (2nd Time)

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Greater Manchester

01 Apr 1974 Greater Manchester metropolitan county created

31 Apr 1986 Greater Manchester County Council abolished

01 Apr 2011 Greater Manchester Combined Authority created

 

Lord-lieutenants

01 Apr 1974 - 27 Jan 1988 Sir William Downward .......................... 1912-2005

27 Jan 1988 - 11 Jul 2007 Col. Sir John Bradford Timmins ................ 1932-

11 Jul 2007 - Warren James Smith

 

Leader of the Greater Manchester County Council

01 Apr 1974 - 31 Mar 1986 Bernard Clarke ................................ 1934-2010 L

Chairman of the Greater Manchester Combined Authority

01 Apr 2011 - 28 May 2015 Peter Richard Charles Smith,

Baron Smith of Leigh ......................... 1945- L

Mayors

29 May 2015 - 05 May 2017 Anthony Joseph Lloyd .......................... 1950- L

(interim)

05 May 2017 - Andrew Murray Burnham ......................... 1970- L

 

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Hampshire

Lord-Lieutenants

1551 - .... William Paulet, 1st Marquess of Winchester .... 1483-1572

1583 - 1585 William Paulet, 3rd Marquess of Winchester .... 1532-1598

03 Jul 1585 - 14 Nov 1593 Henry Radclyffe, 4th Earl of Sussex ........... 1530-1593

04 Aug 1595 - 03 Apr 1606 Charles Blount,1st Earl of Devonshire,

Mount Mountjoy ............................... 1563-1606

29 Oct 1597 - 08 Sep 1603 George Carey, 2nd Baron Hunsdon ............... 1547-1603

10 Apr 1604 - 10 Nov 1624 Henry Wriothesley, 3rd Earl of Southampton .... 1573-1624

09 May 1625 - 03 Jan 1631 Edward Conway, 1st Viscount Conway ............ 1564-1631

08 Feb 1631 - 13 Mar 1635 Richard Weston, 1st Earl of Portland .......... 1577-1564

29 May 1635 - 1642 James Stewart, 1st Duke of Richmond ........... 1612-1655

28 May 1635 - 1642 Jerome Weston, 2nd Earl of Portland ........... 1605-1663

24 Sep 1660 - 16 May 1667 Thomas Wriothesley, 4th Earl of Southampton ... 1607-1667

20 Dec 1667 - 05 Mar 1675 Charles Paulet, Lord St John .................. 1630-1699

20 Mar 1676 - 24 Dec 1687 Edward Noel, 1st Earl of Gainsborough ......... 1641-1689

09 Apr 1684 - 24 Dec 1687 Wriothesley Noel, Viscount Campden ............ 1661-1690

24 Dec 1687 - 04 Apr 1689 James FitzJames, 1st Duke of Berwick,

Duke of Fitz-James, Duke of Lira and Jerica .. 1670-1734

04 Apr 1689 - 27 Feb 1699 Charles Paulet, 1st Duke of Bolton

(2nd Time)

11 Jun 1699 - 15 Sep 1710 Lt-Gen. Charles Paulet, 2nd Duke of Bolton .... 1685-1754

15 Sep 1710 - 24 May 1714 Henry Somerset, 2nd Duke of Beaufort .......... 1684-1714

05 Aug 1714 - 21 Jan 1722 Charles Paulet, 2nd Duke of Bolton ............ 1661-1722

08 Feb 1722 - 03 Sep 1733 Charles Paulet, 3rd Duke of Bolton (1st Time) . s.a

03 Sep 1733 - 19 Jul 1742 John Wallop, 1st Earl of Portsmouth ........... 1690-1762

19 Jul 1742 - 26 Aug 1754 Charles Powlett, 3rd Duke of Bolton (2nd Time)

13 Nov 1754 - 25 Oct 1758 Harry Powlett, 4th Duke of Bolton ............. 1691-1759

25 Oct 1758 - 15 Jun 1763 Charles Powlett, 5th Duke of Bolton ........... 1718-1765

15 Jun 1763 - 20 Aug 1764 James Brydges, Marquess of Carnarvon .......... 1731-1789

20 Aug 1764 - 06 Feb 1771 Robert Henley, 1st Earl of Northington ........ 1708-1771

06 Feb 1771 - 10 May 1780 James Brydges, 3rd Duke of Chandos ............ 1731-1789

10 May 1780 - 15 Apr 1782 George Pitt, 1st Baron Rivers ................. 1721-1803

15 Apr 1782 - 05 Apr 1793 Harry Powlett, 6th Duke of Bolton ............. 1720-1794

03 Mar 1798 - 01 Mar 1800 Charles Ingoldsby Paulet,

Earl of Winchester ........................... 1764-1843

01 Mar 1800 - 30 Jul 1807 Thomas Orde-Powlett, 1st Baron Bolton ......... 1740-1807

22 Aug 1807 - 21 Nov 1820 James Harris, 1st Earl of Malmesbury .......... 1746-1820

27 Dec 1820 - 01 Sep 1852 FM. Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington .. 1769-1852

27 Oct 1852 - 04 Jul 1887 John Paulet, 14th Marquess of Winchester

06 Aug 1887 - 29 Jul 1890 Henry Howard Molyneux Herbert,

4th Earl of Carnarvon ........................ 1831-1890

07 Nov 1890 - 15 Nov 1904 Thomas George Baring,

1st Earl of Northbrook ....................... 1826-1904

21 Dec 1904 - 24 Jan 1918 Henry William Montague Paulet,

16th Marquess of Winchester .................. 1862-1962

24 Jan 1918 - 07 Nov 1947 John Edward Bernard Seely,

Baron Mottistone ............................. 1868-1947

12 Dec 1947 - 06 May 1949 Wyndham Raymond Portal, 1st Viscount Portal ... 1885-1949

09 Sep 1949 - 19 Sep 1960 Gerald Wellesley, 7th Duke of Wellington ...... 1885-1972

19 Sep 1960 - 1973 Alexander Francis St Vincent Baring,

Baron Ashburton .............................. 1898-1991

16 Apr 1973 - 1982 William James Harris,

6th Earl of Malmesbury ....................... 1907-2000

17 Dec 1982 - 02 Nov 1993 Sir James Walter Scott ........................ 1924-1993

28 Mar 1994 - 11 Sep 2014 Dame Mary Fagan ............................... 1939-

11 Sep 2014 - Nigel Atkinson

 

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Herefordshire

01 Apr 1974 - 31 Mar 1998 Merged with Worcestershire

01 Apr 1998 Worcester separated as a Ceremonial County

Lord-lieutenants (of Hereford and Worcester 1974-1998)

30 Jul 1660 - 22 Mar 1689 Henry Somerset, Duke of Beaufort .............. 1591-1646

22 Mar 1689 - 31 May 1694 Charles Gerard, Earl of Macclesfield .......... 1618-1694

01 Jun 1694 - 15 Jun 1704 Charles Talbot, Duke of Shrewsbury ............ 1669-1718

15 Jun 1704 - 18 Nov 1714 Henry Grey, Duke of Kent ...................... 1671-1740

18 Nov 1714 - 11 Sep 1721 Thomas Coningsby, Earl Coningsby .............. 1656-1729

11 Sep 1721 - 16 Jul 1741 James Brydges, Duke of Chandos ................ 1673-1744

16 Jul 1741 - 05 Jun 1747 Sir Charles Hanbury Williams .................. 1708-1759

05 Jun 1747 - 02 Mar 1802 John Bateman, Viscount Bateman ................ 1721-1802

20 Mar 1802 - 28 Oct 1817 George Capell-Coningsby, Earl of Essex ........ 1747-1839

28 Oct 1817 - 05 Jan 1841 John Somers Cocks, Earl Somers ................ 1750-1841

29 Jan 1841 - 22 Jul 1845 William Bateman-Hanbury,

Baron Bateman of Shobdon ..................... 1780-1845

06 Aug 1845 - 05 Oct 1852 John Somers Somers-Cocks, Earl Somers ......... 1788-1852

11 Nov 1852 - 30 Nov 1901 William Bateman Bateman-Hanbury,

Baron Bateman ................................ 1826-1901

27 Jan 1902 - 05 Dec 1904 John Hungerford Arkwright ..................... 1833-1905

05 Dec 1904 - 27 Jul 1933 Sir John Richard Geers Cotterell,

4th Baronet Garnons .......................... 1866-1937

27 Jul 1933 - 14 Jul 1944 Lt-Col Arthur Herbert Somers-Cocks,

Baron Somers ................................. 1887-1944

28 Feb 1945 - 12 Jul 1957 Sir Richard Cotterell,

5th Baronet of Garnons ....................... 1907-1978

09 Sep 1957 - 13 Jul 1960 James Purden Lewes Thomas,

Viscount Cilcennin ........................... 1903-1960

18 Oct 1960 - 31 Mar 1974 Col. Sir John Francis Maclean

01 Apr 1998 - 24 Oct 2008 Sir Thomas Raymond Dunne ...................... 1933-

24 Oct 2008 - Susan Bligh, Countess Darnley

 

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Hertfordshire

Lord-lieutenants

1570 - 15.. Sir Ralph Sadler .............................. 1507-1587

1583 - 1585 Henry Carey, Baron Hunsdon .................... 1526-1596

03 Jul 1585 - 04 Sep 1588 Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester .............. 1532-1588

01 Jan 1589 - 04 Aug 1598 William Cecil, Baron Bughley .................. 1520-1598

05 Aug 1605 - 24 Aug 1612 Robert Cecil, Earl of Salisbury ............... 1563-1612

10 Jul 1612 - 1642 William Cecil, Earl of Salisbury .............. 1591-1668

31 Mar 1640 - 1642 Charles Cecil, Viscount Cranborne ............. 1619-1660

26 Jul 1660 - 1681 Arthur Capell, Earl of Essex .................. 1631-1683

10 Feb 1681 - 26 Oct 1686 John Egerton, Earl of Bridgewater ............. 1623-1686

18 Nov 1686 - 1688 Laurence Hyde, Earl of Rochester .............. 1641-1711

04 Apr 1689 - 1691 Charles, Talbot, Duke of Shrewsbury ........... 1660-1718

03 Feb 1692 - 10 Jan 1710 Algernon Capell, Earl of Essex ................ 1670-1710

26 Aug 1710 - 1712 William Cowper, Earl Cowper (1st Time) ........ 1665-1723

26 Jun 1712 - 1714 James Cecil, Earl of Salisbury ................ 1691-1728

05 Mar 1714 - 1722 William Cowper, Earl Cowper (2nd Time)

11 Oct 1722 - 08 Jan 1743 William Capell,

3th Earl of Essex ............................ 1732-1799

08 Mar 1744 - 18 Sep 1764 William Clavering-Cowper, Earl Cowper ......... 1709-1764

12 Nov 1764 - 1771 William Anne Holles Capell,

4th Earl of Essex ............................ 1732-1799

13 Mar 1771 - 13 Jun 1823 James Cecil, Marquess of Salisbury ............ 1748-1823

05 Jul 1823 - 17 Nov 1845 James Walter Grimston, 1st Earl of Verulam .... 1775-1845

17 Jan 1845 - 1892 James Walter Grimston, 2nd Earl of Verulam .... 1809-1895

23 Aug 1892 - 02 Oct 1914 Edward Hyde Villiers, Earl of Clarendon ....... 1846-1914

09 Feb 1915 - 1952 Brig-Gen. Thomas Walter Brand,

Viscount Hampden ............................. 1869-1958

01 Jul 1952 - 13 Sep 1961 Sir David Bowes-Lyon .......................... 1902-1961

08 Dec 1961 - 12 Feb 1986 Maj-Gen. Sir Walyer Arthur George Burns ....... 1911-1997

12 Feb 1986 - 27 Jul 2007 Sir Simon Alexander Bowes-Lyon ................ 1932-

27 Jul 2007 - Dione Angela Grimston, Countess of Verulam .... 1954-

 

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Isle of White

Governors

02 Nov 1538 - Jun 1540 Thomas Cromwell, Earl of Essex

1558 - 04 Nov 1576 John Paulet, Marquess of Winchester ........... 1510-1576

1633 - 1642 Jerome Weston, Earl of Portland

1857 - 28 Dec 1888 Charles Shaw-Lefervre,

1st Viscount Eversley ........................ 1794-1888

1889 - 20 Jan 1896 Prince Henry von Battenberg

20 Jan 1896 - 26 Oct 1944 Princess Beatrice Mary Victoria Theodora

of Great Britain ............................. 1857-1944

1957 - 1966 Gerald Wellesley, Duke of Wellington .......... 1885-1972

20 Jul 1965 - 31 Mar 1974 Louis Francis Albert Victor Nicholas

George Mountbatten,

Earl of Mountbatten of Burma ................ 1900-1979

Lord-lieutenants

01 Apr 1974 - 27 Aug 1979 Louis Francis Albert Victor Nicholas

George Mountbatten,

Earl of Mountbatten of Burma ................ s.a

1980 - 1984 Sir John Nicholson,

2nd Baronet of Harrington Gardens

25 Feb 1985 - 1995 David Peter Seely, Baron Mottistone ........... 1920-2011

18 Dec 1995 - 24 Oct 2006 Sir Christopher Donald Jack Bland

24 Oct 2006 - Maj-Gen. Martin Spencer White

 

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Kent

Lord-Lieutenants

1551 - 16 Dec 1558 Sir Thomas Cheney ............................. 1485-1558

03 Jul 1585 - 06 Mar 1597 Sir William Brooke, Baron Cobham .............. 1527-1597

29 Oct 1597 - 24 Mar 1603 Henry Brooke, Baron Cobham .................... 1564-1618

29 Jan 1604 - 31 May 1620 Edward Wotton, Baron Wotton ................... 1548-1626

08 Jun 1620 - 16 Feb 1624 Ludovic Stuart, Duke of Lennox,

Duke of Richmond ............................. 1574-1624

20 Mar 1624 - 1642 Philip Herbert, 4th Earl of Pembroke .......... 1584-1650

10 Jul 1660 - 16 Jan 1688 Sir Heneage Finch, 3rd Earl on Winchilsea ..... 1628-1689

25 Oct 1688 - 17 May 1689 Louis de Duras, 2nd Earl of Feversham ......... 1641-1709

03 Oct 1689 - 08 Apr 1704 Henry Sydney, 1st Earl Romney ................. 1641-1704

02 May 1704 - 06 Apr 1705 Charles Finch, 4th Winchilsea ................. 1672-1712

06 Apr 1705 - 19 Mar 1724 Lewis Watson, 1st Earl Rockingham ............. 1655-1724

03 Jun 1724 - 27 Sep 1737 John Sidney, 6th Earl of Leicester ............ 1680-1737

27 Sep 1737 - 04 Nov 1745 Lewis Watson, 1st Earl of Rockingham .......... 1714-1745

08 Jul 1745 - 10 Oct 1765 Lionel Cranfield Sackville, Duke of Dorset .... 1688-1765

17 Dec 1765 - 05 Jan 1769 Charles Sackville, Duke of Dorset ............. 1711-1769

27 Jan 1769 - 30 Jun 1797 John Frederick Sackville, Duke of Dorset ...... 1745-1799

30 Jun 1797 - 09 Jun 1808 Charles Marsham, 1st Earl of Romney ........... 1749-1811

09 Jun 1808 - 08 Oct 1840 John Jeffreys Pratt, 1st Marquess Camden ...... 1759-1840

16 Nov 1840 - 19 Oct 1846 Henry James Tufton, 11th Earl of Thanet ....... 1775-1849

19 Oct 1846 - 15 Apr 1856 George Augustus Frederick Cowper,

6th Earl Cowper .............................. 1806-1856

10 Jun 1856 - 14 Feb 1890 John Robert Townshend, 1st Earl Sydney ........ 1805-1890

18 Mar 1890 - 19 Apr 1905 Arthur Philip Stanhope, 6th Earl Stanhope ..... 1838-1905

05 Jun 1905 - 14 Dec 1943 John Charles Pratt, 4th Marquess Camden ....... 1872-1943

01 Sep 1944 - 1972 Col. Wykeham Stanley Cornwallis,

Baron Cornwallis ............................. 1892-1982

02 Aug 1972 - 02 Aug 1982 Gavin Astor, Baron Astor of Hever ............. 1918-1984

02 Aug 1982 - 23 Jan 2002 Robert Leigh-Pemberton, Baron Kingdown ........ 1927-2013

23 Jan 2002 - 24 Aug 2011 Allan Robert Willet ........................... 1936-2015

01 Sep 2011 - Philip John Algernon Sidney,

2nd Viscount De L'Isle ....................... 1945-

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Lancashire

Lord-lieutenants

1537 - 1542 Robert Radclyffe, Earl od Sussex .............. 1483-1542

1552 - 1572 Edward Stanley, Earl of Derby ................. 1509-1572

1572 - 25 Sep 1593 Henry Stanley, Earl of Derby .................. 1531-1593

21 Dec 1607 - 1642 William Stanley, Earl of Derby ................ 1561-1642

12 Dec 1626 - 1642 James Stanley, Lord Strange ................... 1607-1651

30 Jul 1660 - 21 Dec 1672 Charles Stanley Earl of Derby ................. 1628-1672

24 Jan 1673 - 11 May 1676 John Egerton, Earl of Bridgewater ............. 1623-1686

11 May 1676 - 13 Sep 1687 William Richard George Stanley,

Earl of Derby (1st Time) ..................... 1655-1702

13 Sep 1687 - 25 Oct 1688 Caryll, Molyneux, Viscount Molyneux ........... 1624-1699

25 Oct 1688 - 13 May 1689 William Richard George Stanley, Earl of Derby

(2nd Time)

13 May 1689 - 05 Nov 1701 Charles Savage, Earl of Macclesfield .......... 1659-1701

15 Jan - 18 Jun 1702 Richard Savage, Earl Rivers ................... 1654-1712

19 Dec 1702 - 29 Nov 1710 James Stanley, Earl of Derby .................. 1664-1736

(1st Time)

29 Nov 1710 - 15 Nov 1712 Lt-Gen Sir James Hamilton, Duke Brandon ....... 1658-1712

19 Aug 1714 - 01 Feb 1736 James Stanley, Earl of Derby

(2nd Time)

13 Mar 1742 - 22 Jul 1757 Edward Stanley, Earl of Derby ................. 1689-1776

(1st Time)

22 Jul 1757 - 01 Jun 1771 James Smith-Stanley, Lord Strange ............. 1716-1771

22 Jul 1771 - 22 Feb 1776 Edward Stanley, Earl of Derby

(2nd Rime)

14 Mar 1776 - 21 Oct 1834 Edward Smith-Stanley, 12th Earl of Derby ...... 1752-1834

15 Nov 1834 - 30 Jun 1851 Edward Smith-Stanley, 13th Earl of Derby ...... 1775-1851

03 Sep 1851 - 02 Aug 1855 Charles William Molyneux, Earl of Sefton ...... 1796-1855

15 Oct 1855 - 18 Feb 1857 Francis Egerton, Earl of Ellesmere ............ 1800-1857

28 Mar 1857 - 20 Feb 1858 William Cavendish, Duke of Devonshire ......... 1808-1891

20 Feb 1858 - 27 Jun 1897 William Philip Molyneux, Earl of Molyneux ..... 1835-1897

30 Jul 1897 - 14 Jun 1908 Frederick Arthur Stanley, Earl of Derby ....... 1841-1908

14 Jul 1908 - 29 Mar 1928 Ughtred James Kay-Shuttleworth,

Baron Shuttleworth ........................... 1844-1939

29 Mar 1928 - 04 Feb 1948 Edward George Villiers Stanley,

Earl of Derby ................................ 1865-1948

19 Apr 1948 - 22 Jan 1951 Arthur William Ashton Peel, Earl Peel ......... 1901-1969

22 Jan 1951 - 13 Sep 1968 Edward John Stanley, Earl of Derby ............ 1918-1994

13 Sep 1968 - 13 Aug 1971 Hervey Rhodes, Baron Rhodes ................... 1895-1987

13 Aug 1971 - 1976 Ralph Assheton, Baron Clitheroe ............... 1901-1984

25 Mar 1976 - 13 Jan 1997 Sir Simon Peter Edmond Cosmo William Towneley . 1921-

13 Jan 1997 - Charles Geoffrey Nicholas Kay-Shuttleworth,

Baron Shuttleworth ........................... 1948-

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Leicestershire

Lord-lieutenants

1549 - 1551 Henry Grey, Marquess of Dorset ................ 1517-1554

(1st Time)

1551 - 1552 Francis Hastings, Earl of Huntingdon .......... 1514-1561

1552 - 1554 Henry Grey, Duke of Suffolk

(2nd Time)

1554 - 20 Jun 1596 Francis Hastings, 2nd Earl of Huntingdon

1559 - 14 Dec 1595 Henry Hastings, 3rd Earl of Huntingdon ........ 1535-1595

02 Oct 1596 - 30 Dec 1604 Sir George Hastings, 4th Earl of Huntingdon ... 1540-1604

16 May 1607 - 1642 Henry Hastings, 5th Earl of Huntingdon ........ 1586-1643

27 Dec 1638 - 1642 Ferdinando Hastings, 6th Earl of Huntingdon ... 1609-1656

1642 - 164. Henry Grey, Earl Stamford ..................... 1599-1673

(Parliamentary)

14 Jan 1661 - 10 Jan 1667 Henry Hastings, Baron Loughborough ............ 1610-1667

14 Feb 1667 - 07 Jul 1677 John Manners, 8th Earl of Rutland ............. 1604-1679

07 Jul 1677 - 11 Aug 1687 John Manners, 9th Earl of Rutland ............. 1638-1711

(1st Time)

11 Aug 1687 - 06 Apr 1689 Theophilus Hastings, Earl of Huntingdon ....... 1650-1701

06 Apr 1689 - 24 Mar 1703 John Manners, 9th Earl of Rutland

(2nd Time)

24 Mar 1703 - 01 Jul 1706 Basil Feilding, 4th Earl of Denbigh ........... 1668-1717

(1st Time)

01 Jul 1706 - 10 Jan 1711 John Manners, 1st Duke of Rutland

(3rd Time)

08 Sep 1711 - 03 Dec 1714 Basil Feilding, 4th Earl of Denbigh

(2nd Time)

03 Dec 1714 - 22 Feb 1721 John Manners, 2nd Duke of Rutland ............. 1676-1721

26 Apr 1721 - 29 Mar 1779 John Manners, 3rd Duke of Rutland ............. 1696-1779

16 Jul 1779 - 24 Oct 1787 Charles Manners, 4th Duke of Rutland .......... 1754-1787

14 Dec 1787 - 21 Oct 1799 Henry Somerset, Duke of Beaufort .............. 1744-1803

21 Oct 1799 - 20 Jan 1857 John Henry Manners, Duke of Rutland ........... 1778-1857

13 Feb 1857 - 03 Mar 1888 Charles Cecil John Manners,

Duke of Rutland .............................. 1815-1888

19 Jun 1888 - 25 Sep 1900 Richard William Penn Curzon-Howe,

Earl Howe .................................... 1822-1900

07 Nov 1900 - 08 May 1925 Henry John Brinsley Manners,

Duke of Rutland .............................. 1852-1925

27 Jul 1925 - 25 May 1949 Arthur Grey Hazlerigg, Baron Hazlerigg ........ 1878-1949

02 Aug 1949 - 21 Oct 1966 Robert Godfrey Wolseley Bewicke-Copley,

Baron Cromwell

05 Apr 1967 - 24 Apr 1989 Col. Sir Robert Andrew St. George Martin ...... 1914-1993

24 Apr 1989 - 24 Feb 2003 Sir Timothy Gerald Martin Brooks .............. 1929-2014

24 Feb 2003 - Jennifer Ann Gretton, Baroness Gretton ........ 1943-

 

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Lincolnshire

Lord-lieutenants

1550 - 1552 Edward Fiennes de Clinton, Earl of Lincoln .... 1512-1585

1552 - 1563 Henry Manners, Baron de Ros of Helmsley,

Earl of Rutland .............................. 1526-1563

1582 - 14 Apr 1587 Edward Manners, Baron de Ros of Helmsley,

Earl of Rutland .............................. 1549-1587

Nov 1587 - 04 Aug 1598 William Cecil, Baron Burghley ................. 1520-1598

20 Sep 1603 - 26 Jun 1612 Roger Manners, Earl of Rutland ................ 1576-1612

15 Jul 1612 - 23 Jan 1629 Francis Manners, Earl of Rutland .............. 1578-1632

03 Jan 1629 - 1642 Robert Bertie, Earl of Lindsey ................ 1583-1642

13 Jul 1660 - 25 Jul 1666 Baron Montagu Bertie Willoghby de Eresby,

Earl of Lindsey .............................. 1608-1666

09 Aug 1666 - 06 Apr 1700 Baron Robert Bertie Willoghby de Eresby,

Earl of Lindsey .............................. 1641-1701

06 Apr 1700 - 26 Jul 1723 Robert Bertie, 1st Duke of Ancaster

and Kesteven, Marquess of Lindsey ............ 1660-1723

20 Feb 1724 - 01 Jan 1742 Peregrine Bertie, 2nd Duke of Ancaster

and Kesteven, Marquess of Lindsey ............ 1686-1742

12 Mar 1742 - 12 Aug 1778 Peregrine Bertie, 3rd Duke of Ancaster

and Kesteven, Marquess of Lindsey ............ 1714-1778

14 Jan - 08 Jul 1779 Robert Bertie, 4th Duke of Ancaster

and Kesteven, Marquess of Lindsey ............ 1756-1779

09 Aug 1779 - 08 Feb 1809 Brownlow Bertie, 5th Duke of Ancaster

and Kesteven, Marquess of Lindsey ............ 1729-1809

25 Feb 1809 - 20 Aug 1852 John Cust, Earl of Brownlow ................... 1779-1853

20 Aug 1852 - 13 Feb 1857 Charles Manners, Duke of Rutland .............. 1815-1889

13 Feb 1857 - 07 Jan 1862 Charles Anderson Worsley Anderson-Pelham,

Earl of Yarborough ........................... 1809-1862

21 Feb 1862 - 06 Sep 1867 Sir Gilbert John Heathcote, Baron Aveland ..... 1795-1867

04 Dec 1867 - 17 Mar 1921 Adelbert Wellington Brownlow-Cust,

Earl Brownlow ................................ 1844-1921

16 Apr 1921 - 12 Jul 1936 Charles Alfred Worsley Anderson-Pelham,

Earl of Yarborough ........................... 1859-1936

14 Aug 1936 - 01 May 1950 Peregrine Francis Adelbert Cust,

Baron Brownlow ............................... 1899-1978

01 May 1950 - 17 Nov 1975 Gilbert James Heathcote-Drummond-Willoughby,

Earl of Ancaster ............................. 1907-1983

17 Nov 1975 - 31 Mar 1995 Sir Henry Nevile

31 Mar 1995 - 29 Aug 2008 Bridget Katharine Cracroft-Eley ............... 1933-2008

30 Oct 2008 - 23 Feb 2015 Anthony James Longmore Worth .................. 1940-

23 Feb 2015 - Toby Edward Drake Dennis ...................... 1954-

 

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Merseyside

01 Apr 1974 Merseyside county created

31 Mar 1986 Abolished as a Council area, retained as a Ceremonial

and Metropolitan county

01 Apr 2014 - Creation of the Liverpool City Region

Lord-lieutenants

01 Apr 1974 - 1979 Brig. Sir Douglas Inglis Crawford ............. 1904-1981

24 Apr 1979 - 1989 Wing Cdr. Sir Kenneth Maxwell Stoddart ........ 1914-2008

05 Jun 1989 - 03 Aug 1993 Henry Egerton Cotton .......................... 1929-1993

22 Nov 1993 - 2006 Sir Alan William Waterworth

11 Oct 2006 - Dame Lorna Elizabeth Muirhead

 

Leader of the County Council

20 May 1981 - 31 Mar 1986 Keva Coombes

Chairmen of the Liverpool City Combined Authority

01 Apr 2014 - 18 Dec 2015 Philip Davies

18 Dec 2015 - 05 May 2017 Joseph Anderson ............................... 1958- L

Mayor

05 May 2017 - Steven Philip Rotheram ........................ 1961- L

 

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City of Liverpool

 

Leaders of the City of Liverpool Council

01 Apr 1974 - 1975 Cyril Carr .................................... 1926-1981 L

1975 - 1976 William Smyth LD

1976 - 1978 John Hamilton ................................. 1922-2006 L

(1st Time)

1978 Eddie Roderick L

1979 - 1983 Sir Trevor Jones (1st Time) LD

1983 - 20 Nov 1986 John Hamilton (2nd Time)

20 Nov 1986 - 1987 Tony Byrne L

1987 Sir Trevor Jones (2nd Time)

1987 Harry Rimmer (1st Time) L

1987 - 1990 Keva Coombes L

1990 - 1996 Harry Rimmer (2nd Time)

1996 - 1998 Frank Prendergast L

1998 - 25 Nov 2005 Michael Storey, Baron Storey .................. 1949- LD

25 Nov 2005 - 06 May 2010 Warren Bradley LD

06 May 2010 - 04 May 2012 Joseph Anderson ............................... s.a L

Mayor

04 May 2012 - Joseph Anderson ............................... s.a

 

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Norfolk

Lord-lieutenants

1557 - 1559 Thomas Radclyffe, Earl of Sussex .............. 1525-1583

1559 - 1572 Thomas Howard, Duke of Norfolk ................ 1536-1572

03 Jul 1585 - 23 Jul 1596 Henry Carey, Baron Hunsdon .................... 1526-1596

16 Jul 1605 - 15 Jun 1614 Henry Howard, Earl of Northampton ............. 1540-1614

18 Apr 1615 - 1642 Henry Frederick Howard, Earl of Arundel ....... 1585-1646

24 Sep 1660 - 19 Apr 1661 Sir Thomas Wriothesley, Earl of Southampton ... 1607-1667

19 Aug 1661 - 06 Mar 1676 Horacio Townsend, Viscount Townshend .......... 1630-1687

06 Mar 1676 - 08 Mar 1683 Sir Robert Paston, Earl of Yarmouth ........... 1631-1683

05 Apr 1683 - 02 Apr 1701 Henry Howard, Duke of Norfolk ................. 1655-1701

26 May 1701 - 30 Apr 1713 Charles Townshend, 2nd Viscount Townshend ..... 1674-1738

(1st Time)

30 Apr 1713 - 30 Oct 1714 James Butler, Duke of Ormonde ................. 1665-1745

(Seamus de Buitleir)

30 Oct 1714 - 15 May 1730 Charles Townshend, 2nd Viscount Townshend

(2nd Time)

25 Jun 1730 - 13 Dec 1739 Charles Townshend, 3rd Viscount Townshend ..... 1700-1764

13 Dec 1739 - 22 Sep 1756 John Hobart, Earl of Buckinghamshire .......... 1693-1766

29 Jun 1757 - 05 Dec 1791 George Walpole, Earl of Orford ................ 1730-1791

24 Feb 1792 - 14 Sep 1807 FM. George Townshend, Marquess Townshend ...... 1724-1807

11 Mar 1808 - 01 Aug 1821 Lt-Col. William Assheton, Harbord,

Baron Suffield ............................... 1766-1821

01 Nov 1821 - 31 May 1846 John Wodehouse, Baron Wodehouse ............... 1771-1846

28 Jul 1846 - 03 Sep 1906 Thomas William Coke, 2nd Earl of Leicester .... 1922-1909

03 Sep 1906 - 01 May 1929 Thomas William Coke, 3rd Earl of Leicester .... 1848-1941

01 Mar 1929 - 14 Mar 1944 Russell James Colman

14 Mar 1944 - 21 Aug 1949 Thomas William Coke, 4th Earl of Leicester .... 1880-1949

30 Sep 1949 - 1978 Lt-Col. Sir Edmond Castell Bacon,

14th Baronet of Redgrave and Mildenhall ...... 1903-1982

30 Mar 1978 - 19 Sep 2004 Sir Timothy James Allen Colman ................ 1929-

24 Sep 2004 - Richard Wilson Jewson ......................... 1944-

 

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Northamptonshire

Lord-lieutenants

1576 - 20 Nov 1591 Sir Christopher Hatton ........................ 1540-1591

08 Sep 1603 - 08 Feb 1623 Sir Thomas Cecil, Earl of Exeter .............. 1542-1623

27 Feb 1623 - 06 Jul 1640 William Cecil, Earl of Exeter ................. 1566-1640

16 Jul 1640 - 18 Jun 1643 John Mordaunt, Earl of Peterborough ........... 15..-1642

01 Aug 1660 - 20 Feb 1678 John Cecil, Earl of Exeter .................... 1628-1678

(for East Northamptonshire from 08 Aug 1673)

01 Aug 1660 - 12 Feb 1666 Mildmay Fane, Earl of Westmorland ............. 1602-1666

08 Aug 1673 - 30 May 1689 Henry Mordaunt, Earl of Peterborough .......... 1621-1697

(for West Northamptonshire to 20 Feb 1678)

30 May 1689 - 21 Jul 1715 Charles Mordaunt, Earl of Peterborough,

Earl of Monmouth ............................. 1658-1715

21 Jul 1715 - 05 Jul 1749 John Montagu, Duke of Montagu ................. 1690-1749

02 Oct 1749 - 08 Jun 1771 George Montagu-Dunk, Earl of Halifax .......... 1716-1771

06 Jul 1771 - 07 Apr 1796 Spencer Compton, Earl of Northampton .......... 1738-1796

11 Jun 1796 - 24 May 1828 Charles Compton, Marquess of Northampton ...... 1760-1828

05 Jul 1828 - 15 Dec 1841 John Fane, Earl of Westmorland ................ 1759-1841

22 Jan 1842 - 16 Jan 1867 Brownlow Cecil, Marquess of Exeter ............ 1795-1867

22 Feb 1867 - 16 Jul 1872 Charles FitzRoy, Baron Southampton ............ 1804-1872

12 Aug 1872 - 27 Oct 1908 John Poyntz Spencer, Earl Spencer ............. 1835-1910

27 Oct 1908 - 26 Sep 1922 Charles Robert Spencer, Earl Spencer .......... 1857-1922

14 Dec 1922 - 11 Mar 1952 William Thonas Brownlow Cecil,

Marquess of Exeter ........................... 1876-1956

11 Mar 1952 - 31 Jul 1967 Albert Edward John Spencer,

Earl Spencer ................................. 1892-1975

01 Aug 1967 - 05 Mar 1984 John Walkelyne Chandos-Pole ................... 1913-1994

05 Mar 1984 - 18 Nov 1998 Col. Sir John Luke Lowther .................... 1923-2011

18 Nov 1998 - 16 Jun 2014 Lady Juliet Margaret Townsend ................. 1941-

17 Jun 2014 - David Eric Laing

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Northumberland

Lord-Lieutenants

1455 - 1461 Henry Percy, Earl of Northumberland ........... 1421-1461

1470 - 28 Apr 1489 Henry Percy, Earl of Northumberland ........... 1449-1489

28 Apr 1489 - 19 May 1527 Henry Algermon Percy, Earl of Northumberland .. 1477-1527

20 Aug 1586 - 14 Dec 1595 Henry Hastings, 3rd Earl of Huntingdon ........ s.a

1603 - 1605 Sir George Clifford, 3rd Earl of Cumberland ... 1558-1605

27 Oct 1607 - 31 Aug 1639 Francis Clifford, 4th Earl of Cumberland ...... 1559-1641

13 Nov 1626 - 1642 Algernon Percy, Earl of Northumberland,

Baron Percy .................................. 1602-1668

12 Sep 1660 - 31 May 1670 Joyceline Percy, Earl of Northumberland ....... 1644-1670

13 Jul 1670 - 25 Dec 1676 William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Newcastle ...... 1592-1676

25 Dec 1676 - 20 Apr 1689 Henry Cavendish, 2nd Duke of Newcastle ........ 1630-1691

20 Apr 1689 - 17 Dec 1721 Richard Lumley, 1st Earl of Scarbrough ........ 1650-1721

24 Jan 1722 - 29 Jan 1740 Richard Lumley, 2nd Earl of Scarbrough ........ 1686-1740

06 Mar 1740 - 14 Mar 1753 Charles Bennet, 2nd Earl of Tankerville ....... 1697-1753

23 Mar 1753 - 06 Jun 1786 Sir Hugh Percy, Duke of Northumberland ........ 1714-1786

16 Sep 1786 - 10 Jul 1817 Lt-Gen Hugh Percy, Duke of Northumberland ..... 1742-1817

10 Jul 1817 - 11 Feb 1847 Hugh Percy, Duke of Northumberland ............ 1785-1847

13 Mar 1847 - 31 Dec 1876 Henry George Grey, 3rd Earl Grey .............. 1802-1894

01 Jan 1877 - 02 Jan 1899 Algermon George Percy,

Duke of Northumberland ....................... 1810-1899

01 Mar 1899 - 13 Dec 1904 Albert Henry George Grey, 4th Earl Grey ....... 1851-1917

13 Dec 1904 - 14 May 1918 Henry George Percy, Duke of Northumberland .... 1846-1918

14 May 1918 - 23 Aug 1930 Alan Ian Percy, Duke of Northumberland ........ 1880-1930

07 Nov 1930 - 28 Apr 1949 Sir Charles Philips Treyelyan ................. 1870-1958

28 Apr 1949 - 16 Dec 1956 Wentworth Henry Beaumont,

2nd Viscount Allendale ....................... 1890-1956

16 May 1957 - 03 Jan 1984 Hugh Algermon Percy,

Duke of Northumberland ....................... 1914-1988

03 Jan 1984 - 25 Aug 2000 Matthew Ridley, 4th Viscount Ridley ........... 1925-2012

25 Aug 2000 - 11 May 2009 Sir John Charles Buchanan-Riddell ............. 1934-2010

12 May 2009 - Isobel Jane Miller Percy,

Duchess of Northumberland .................... 1958-

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North Yorkshire

1660 North Riding of Yorkshire separated from Yorkshire

01 Apr 1974 North Yorkshire

Lord-lieutenants

27 Jul 1660 - 19 Nov 1687 Thomas Belasyse, Viscount Fauconberg .......... 1627-1700

(1st Time)

19 Nov 1687 - 05 Oct 1688 Charles Fairfax, Viscount Fairfax of Emley .... 16..-1711

05 Oct 1688 - 28 Mar 1689 Henry Cavendish, Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne .. 1630-1691

28 Mar 1689 - 04 Apr 1692 Thomas Belasyse, Viscount Fauconberg

(2nd Time)

04 Apr 1692 - 23 Sep 1699 Thomas Osborne, Duke of Leeds ................. 1632-1712

23 Sep 1699 - 21 Jun 1702 Arthur Ingram, Viscount of Irvine ............. 1666-1702

11 Jun 1702 - 16 Apr 1705 John Sheffield, Duke of Buckingham

and Normanby (1st Time)....................... 1648-1721

16 Apr 1705 - 15 Jul 1711 John Holles, Duke of Newscastle-upon-Tyne ..... 1662-1711

19 Sep 1711 - 27 Dec 1714 John Sheffield, Duke of Buckingham

and Normanby (2nd Time)

27 Dec 1714 - 20 Jan 1721 Robert Darcy, 3rd Earl of Holderness .......... 1681-1721

07 Mar 1722 - 31 May 1740 Sir Conyers Darcy ............................. 1685-1758

31 May 1740 - 06 Feb 1778 Robert Darcy, 4th Earl of Holderness .......... 1718-1778

06 Feb 1778 - 23 Mar 1802 Henry Belasyse, Earl Fauconberg ............... 1742-1802

10 Apr 1802 - 10 Jul 1838 George William Frederick Osborne,

Duke of Leeds ................................ 1775-1838

28 Jul 1838 - 06 May 1873 Thomas Dundas, Earl of Zetland ................ 1795-1973

21 Mar 1873 - 04 May 1906 George Frederick Samuel Robinson,

Marquess of Ripon ............................ 1827-1909

04 May 1906 - 29 Jun 1931 Sir Thomas Hugh Bell, Baron Routon Range ...... 1844-1931

21 Sep 1931 - 20 Jun 1935 Geoffrey William Algernon Howard .............. 1877-1935

19 Jul 1935 - 11 Dec 1944 William George Algar Orde-Powlett,

Baron Bolton ................................. 1869-1944

28 Feb 1945 - 12 Jun 1951 Lawrence John Lumley Dundas,

Marquess of Zetland .......................... 1876-1961

12 Jun 1951 - 15 Jun 1965 Sir William Arthington Worsley,

Baron of Hovingham ........................... 1890-1973

15 Jun 1965 - 1987 Oswald Constantine John Philips,

Marquess of Normanby ......................... 1912-1994

24 Mar 1987 - 1996 Sir William Marcus John Worsley ............... 1925-2012

1996 - 2001 Thomas Richard John Long Chaloner,

Baron Gisborough ............................. 1927-

(Lieutenant)

15 Mar 1999 - 12 Sep 2014 Charles James Dugdale, Baron Crathorme ........ 1939-

12 Sep 2014 - Barry Dodd

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Nottinghamshire

Lord-Lieutenants

1552 - 17 Sep 1563 Henry Manners, Earl of Rutland,

Baron de Ros of Helmsley ..................... 1526-1574

1574 - 14 Apr 1587 Edward Manners, Earl of Rutland,

Baron de Ros of Helmsley ..................... 1549-1587

03 Dec 1587 - 24 Feb 1588 John Manners, Earl of Rutland

01 Jan 1589 - 08 Nov 1590 George Talbot, Earl of Shrewsbury,

Earl of Waterford, Baron Talbot .............. 1528-1590

06 Jul 1626 - 1642 William Cavendish, Earl of Newcastle .......... 1559-1588

30 Jul 1660 - 25 Dec 1676 William Cavendish,

Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne ................. 1592-1675

28 Mar 1677 - 28 Mar 1689 Henry Cavendish, Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne .. 1630-1691

28 Mar 1689 - 17 Sep 1690 William Pierrepont, Earl of Kingston-Upon-Hull 1662-1690

06 May 1692 - 04 Jun 1694 William Cavendish, Duke of Devonshire ......... 1640-1707

04 Jun 1694 - 15 Jul 1711 John Holles, Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne ...... 1662-1711

28 Oct 1714 - 15 Jan 1763 Thomas Pelham-Holles, Duke of Newcastle

of-under-Lyne, Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne ... 1693-1768

15 Jan 1763 - 12 Sep 1765 Gen. Evelyn Pierrepont,

Duke of Kingston-Upon-Hull ................... 1711-1773

12 Sep 1765 - 17 Nov 1768 Thomas Pelham-Holles, Duke of Newcastle

of-under-Lyne, Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne (2nd Time)

28 Dec 1768 - 22 Feb 1794 Henry Fiennes Pelham-Clinton,

Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne ................ 1720-1794

02 May 1794 - 17 May 1795 Maj-Gen. Thomas Pelham-Clinton,

Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne ................. 1752-1795

19 Jul 1795 - 30 Oct 1809 William Henry Cavendish Cavendish-Bentinck,

Duke of Portland ............................. 1738-1809

08 Dec 1809 - 10 May 1839 Henry Pelham Fiennes Pelham-Clinton,

Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne ................. 1785-1851

10 May 1839 - 29 Oct 1856 John Lumley-Savile, Earl of Scarbrough ........ 1788-1856

04 Dec 1857 - 18 Oct 1864 Henry Pelham Fiennes Pelham-Clinton,

Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne ................. 1811-1864

06 Dec 1864 - 30 Jun 1880 Edward Strutt, Baron Belper ................... 1801-1880

25 Aug 1864 - 10 May 1898 William Amelius Auberey de Vere Beauclerk,

Duke of St Albans ............................ 1840-1898

02 Jun 1898 - 10 Oct 1939 William John Arthur Charles James Cavendish

-Bentinck, Duke of Portland ................... 1857-1943

10 Oct 1939 - 17 May 1962 William Arthur Henry Cavendish-Bentinck,

Duke of Portland ............................. 1893-1977

17 May 1962 - 10 Mar 1968 Maj-Gen. Sir Robert Laycock ................... 1907-1968

07 Jun 1968 - 13 Jun 1972 Robert St Vincent Sherbrooke .................. 1901-1972

06 Oct 1972 - 09 Feb 1983 Philip Francklin

09 Feb 1983 - 11 Feb 1991 Sir Gordon Ivan Hobday ........................ 1916-2015

11 Feb 1991 - 20 Jul 2012 Sir Andrew Buchanan

21 Jul 2012 - Sir John Wilfred Peace ........................ 1949-

 

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Oxfordshire

Lord-lieutenants

- 22 Aug 1545 Charles Barndon, Duke of Suffolk,

Viscount Lisle ............................... 1484-1545

1565 - 1586 Sir Francis Knollys ........................... 1514-1596

17 Sep 1586 - 27 Jun 1601 Henry Norris, Baron Norris .................... 1525-1607

04 Nov 1596 - 25 May 1632 Sir William Knollys, Earl of Banbury .......... 1544-1623

26 Mar 1628 - 1642 Thomas Howard, Earl of Berkshire .............. 1587-1669

17 Jul 1660 - 02 Apr 1663 Henry Cary, Viscount Falkland ................. 1634-1663

19 Jun 1663 - 11 Mar 1668 Edward Hyde, Earl of Clarendon ................ 1609-1674

11 Mar 1668 - 15 Mar 1674 James Fiennes, Viscount Sayle and Sele

01 Apr 1674 - 05 Dec 1687 James Bertie, Earl of Abington ................ 1653-1699

(1st Time)

05 Dec 1687 - 03 May 1689 Sir Edward Henry Lee, Earl of Lichfield ....... 1663-1716

03 May 1689 - 15 May 1697 James Bertie, Earl of Abington (2nd Time)

15 May 1697 - 11 Jun 1702 Thomas Wharton, Marquess of Wharton ........... 1648-1715

11 Jun 1702 - 08 Feb 1706 Montagu Venables-Bertie, Earl of Abingdon ..... 1673-1743

(1st Time)

08 Feb 1706 - 17 May 1712 John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough,

Prince Mindelheim, Prince Mellenburg.......... 1650-1722

17 May 1712 - 14 Oct 1715 Montagu Venables-Bertie, Earl of Abingdon

(2nd Time)

14 Oct 1715 - 26 Jan 1739 Francis Godolphin, Earl Godolphin ............. 1678-1766

26 Jan 1739 - 20 Oct 1758 Charles Spencer, Duke of Marlborough .......... 1706-1758

21 Mar 1760 - 29 Jan 1817 George Spencer, Duke of Marlborough ........... 1739-1817

10 May 1817 - 20 Mar 1842 George Parker, Earl of Macclesfield ........... 1755-1842

22 Apr 1842 - 01 Jul 1857 George Spencer-Churchill,

Duke of Marlborough .......................... 1793-1857

25 Aug 1857 - 04 Jul 1883 John Winston Spencer-Churchill,

Duke of Marlborough .......................... 1822-1883

17 Aug 1883 - 23 Jun 1887 Sir Henry Dashwood

23 Jun 1887 - 31 May 1915 Victor Albert George Child Villiers,

Earl of Jersey ............................... 1845-1915

03 Aug 1915 - 30 Jun 1934 Charles Richard John Spencer-Churchill,

Duke of Marlborough .......................... 1871-1934

15 Aug 1934 - 26 Nov 1954 Vivian Hugh Smith, Baron Bicester ............. 1867-1956

26 Nov 1954 - 28 May 1963 George Loveden Willian Henry Parker,

Earl of Macclesfield ......................... 1888-1975

28 May 1963 - 02 Jan 1980 Sir John Thomson .............................. 1927-

02 Jan 1980 - 20 Mar 1996 Sir Ashley Charles Gibbs Ponsonby

20 Mar 1996 - 31 Aug 2008 Sir Hugo Laurence Joseph Brunner .............. 1935-

01 Sep 2008 - Timothy Edwin Paul Stevenson .................. 1948-

 

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Rutland

01 Apr 1974 - 31 Mar 1997 Part of Leicestershire

Lord-Lieutenants

1559 - 17 Sep 1563 Henry Manners, Earl of Rutland ................ 1526-1563

1593 - 14 Dec 1595 Henry Hastings, Earl of Huntindon ............. s.a

02 Oct 1596 - 30 Dec 1604 George Hastings, Earl of Huntingdon ........... 1540-1604

16 May 1607 - 23 Aug 1613 John Haringdon, 1st Baron Exton ............... 1539-1613

08 Oct 1613 - 27 Feb 1614 John Haringdon, 2nd Baron Exton ............... 1592-1614

1614 - 1642 Henry Hastings, Earl of Huntingdon ............ 1586-1643

09 Aug 1660 - 29 Oct 1682 Sir Baptist Noel, Viscount Campden ............ 1611-1682

17 Nov 1682 - 23 Jan 1688 Edward Noel, Earl of Gainsnorough ............. 1641-1689

24 Mar 1685 - 23 Jan 1688 Wriothesley Baptist Noel, Viscount Campden .... 1661-1690

23 Jan 1688 - 28 Aug 1690 Henry Mordaunt, Earl of Peterborough .......... 1621-1697

28 Aug 1690 - 28 Aug 1700 Bennet Sherard, Baron Sherard

11 Mar 1700 - 14 Nov 1712 Bennet Sherard, Earl of Harborough ............ 1675-1732

(1st Time)

14 Nov 1712 - 12 Sep 1715 John Cecil, Earl of Exeter .................... 1674-1721

12 Sep 1715 - 16 Oct 1732 Bennet Sherard, Earl of Harborough

(2nd Time)

17 Jul 1733 - 20 Jul 1750 Philip Sherard, Earl of Harborough ............ 1680-1750

06 Jun 1751 - 12 Apr 1779 Brownlow Cecil, Earl of Exeter ................ 1725-1793

12 Apr 1779 - 02 Aug 1826 George Finch, Earl of Winchilsea .............. 1752-1826

07 Oct 1826 - 16 Jan 1867 Brownlow Cecil, Marquess of Exeter ............ 1795-1867

22 Feb 1867 - 13 Apr 1881 Charles George Noel,

Earl of Gainsborough ......................... 1818-1881

03 Nov 1881 - 29 Mar 1906 William John Manners Tollemache,

Earl of Dysart ............................... 1859-1935

29 Mar 1906 - 28 Feb 1921 Maj-Gen. John Fielden Brocklehurst,

Baron Ranksborough ........................... 1852-1921

06 Jan 1922 - 29 Sep 1951 Gilbert Heathcote-Drummond-Willoughby,

Earl of Ancaster ............................. 1867-1951

05 Feb 1952 - 29 Apr 1963 William Melville Codrington

12 Apr 1963 - 31 Mar 1974 Thomas Charles Stanley-Haywood

01 Apr 1997 - 14 Jul 2003 Air Marshal. Sir Thomas Lawrie Kennedy ........ 1928-2013

14 Jul 2003 - Laurence Howard

 

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Shropshire (Salop)

Lord-lieutenants

26 Jul 1660 - 11 Aug 1687 Francis Newport, Earl of Bradford ............. 1620-1708

(1st Time)

11 Aug 1687 - 18 Apr 1689 George Jeffreys, Baron Jeffreys ............... 1645-1689

11 Jul 1689 - 29 Nov 1704 Francis Newport, Earl of Bradford

(2nd Time)

29 Nov 1704 - 10 May 1712 Richard Newport, Earl of Bradford ............. 1644-1723

(1st Time)

10 May 1712 - 12 Nov 1714 Charles Talbot, Duke of Shrewsbury ............ 1669-1718

12 Nov 1714 - 14 Jun 1723 Richard Newport, Earl of Bradford

(2nd Time)

20 May 1724 - 23 Dec 1734 Henry Newport, Earl of Bradford ............... 1683-1734

22 May 1735 - 13 Mar 1761 Henry Arthur Herbert, Earl of Powis ........... 1703-1772

(1st Time)

13 Mar 1761 - 07 Jul 1764 William Pulteney, Earl of Bath ................ 1684-1764

16 Aug 1764 - 10 Sep 1772 Henry Arthur Herbert, Earl of Powis

(2nd Time)

04 Nov 1772 - 22 Nov 1774 Maj-Gen. Robert Clive, Baron Clive ............ 1725-1774

12 Apr 1775 - 30 Mar 1798 Edward Clive, Baron Clive ..................... 1754-1839

30 Mar 1798 - 16 Jan 1801 George Edward Henry Arthur Herbert,

Earl of Powis ................................ 1755-1801

18 May 1804 - 16 May 1839 Edward Clive, Earl of Powis (2nd Time)

13 Jul 1839 - 14 Nov 1845 George Granville Sutherland-Leveson-Gower,

Duke of Sutherland ........................... 1786-1861

14 Nov 1845 - 03 Jan 1875 Rowland Hill, Viscount Hill ................... 1900-1875

30 Jan 1875 - 25 Jul 1896 Orlando George Charles Bridgeman,

Earl of Bradford ............................. 1819-1898

25 Jul 1896 - 03 Aug 1951 George Charles Herbert, Earl of Powis ......... 1862-1952

03 Aug 1951 - 20 Mar 1970 Maj-Gen. Robert Clive Bridgeman,

Viscount Bridgeman ........................... 1896-1982

20 Mar 1970 - 03 Mar 1975 Arthur Heywood-Lonsdale

02 Mar 1975 - 1994 Sir John Dugdale

19 Jun 1994 - 14 Dec 1995 Gustavus Michael George Hamilton-Russell,

Viscount Boyne ............................... 1931-1995

11 Mar 1996 - Algernon Eustace Heber-Percy

 

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Sommerset

Lord-lieutenants

1551 - 1555 John Russell, Earl of Bedford ................. s.a

12 May 1559 - 17 Mar 1570 William Herbert, Earl of Pembroke ............. s.a

03 Jul 1585 - 19 Jan 1601 Henry Herbert, 2nd Earl of Pembroke ........... s.a

24 Apr 1601 - 06 Apr 1621 Edward Seymour, Earl of Hertford .............. 1539-1621

14 Apr 1621 - 10 Apr 1630 William Herbert, 3rd Earl of Pembroke ......... 1580-1630

(1st Time)

12 Aug 1630 - 30 Jul 1640 Philip Herbert, 4th Earl of Pembroke .......... 1584-1650

30 Jul 1640 - 1642 Lord Philip Herbert ........................... 1621-1669

13 Aug - 24 Oct 1660 William Herbert, Duke of Somerset ............. 1588-1660

22 Dec 1660 - 22 Aug 1672 James Butler, Duke of Ormonde ................. s.a

22 Aug 1672 - 29 Apr 1675 John Seymour, 4th Duke of Somerset ............ 1646-1675

04 Jun 1675 - 16 Jul 1683 Sir Heneage Finch, Earl of Winchilsea ......... 1628-1689

16 Jul 1683 - 11 Aug 1687 Charles Seymour, 6th Duke of Somerset ......... 1662-1748

11 Aug 1687 - 06 Nov 1688 Henry Waldgrave, Baron Waldegrave ............. 1661-1689

06 Nov 1688 - 1689 Ralph Stawell, Baron Starwell ................. 16..-1689

13 Apr 1689 - 13 Jun 1690 Maurice Berkeley, Viscount Fitzhardinge

24 Jun 1690 - 03 Feb 1691 Thomas Osbourn, Marquess of Carmarthen ........ 1632-1712

03 Feb 1691 - 03 Dec 1714 James Butler, Duke of Ormonde ................. 1665-1715

03 Dec 1714 - 01 Oct 1715 Charles Boyle, Earl of Orrey .................. 1674-1731

01 Oct 1715 - 28 Mar 1720 George Dodington .............................. 1662-1720

20 Jun 1720 - 17 Nov 1744 George Bubb Dodington, Baron Melcombe ......... 1691-1762

17 Feb 1744 - 05 Nov 1764 John Poulett, Earl Poulett .................... 1708-1764

27 Nov 1764 - 16 Mar 1774 Percy Wyndham-O'Brien, Earl of Thomond ........ 1713-1774

16 Mar 1774 - 05 Aug 1792 Frederick North, Earl of Guilford ............. 1732-1792

15 Nov 1792 - 14 Jan 1819 John Poulett, 4th Earl Poulett ................ 1756-1819

23 Feb 1819 - 27 Mar 1837 Thomas Thynne, Marquess of Bath ............... 1765-1837

28 Apr 1837 - 01 Jun 1839 Henry Stephen Fox-Strangways,

3rd Earl of Ilchester ........................ 1787-1858

01 Jun 1839 - 28 Jun 1864 Edward Berkeley Portman, Viscount Portman ..... 1799-1888

28 Jun 1864 - 22 Jun 1904 Richard Edmund St Lawrence Boyle,

Earl of Cork ................................. 1829-1904

1904 - 09 Jun 1946 Thomas Henry Thynne, Marquess of Bath ......... 1862-1946

1946 - 19 Mar 1949 Adm. Sir James Fownes Sommerville ............. 1882-1949

10 Aug 1949 - 14 Nov 1967 William George Hervey Jolliffe,

Baron Hylton ................................. 1898-1967

17 Apr 1968 - 1978 Cecil Towney Mitford-Slade

03 May 1978 - 10 Nov 1994 Col. Sir Geoffrey Walter Luttrell ............. 1919-2007

10 Nov 1994 - 25 Aug 1998 Sir John Vernon Wills

4th Baronet of Blagdon ....................... 1928-1998

12 Feb 1999 - 02 Mar 2015 Elizabeth Periam, Lady Gass ................... 1940-

05 Mar 2015 - Anne Maw ...................................... 1947-

 

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South Yorkshire

01 Apr 1974 South Yorkshire county

31 Mar 1986 Abolished as a council area,

retained as a ceremonial county

01 Apr 2014 Creation of the Sheffield City combined authority

 

Lord-lieutenants

01 Apr 1974 - 1985 Gerrard Francis Young ......................... 1910-2004

1985 - 1996 Sir Hugh Neill ................................ 1931-

30 Mar 1996 - 23 Mar 2004 Richard Aldred Lumley,

Earl of Scarborough .......................... 1932-2004

10 May 2004 - 07 Apr 2015 David Moody

07 Apr 2015 - Andrew Coombe

 

Chairman of the Greater Sheffield Combined Authority

01 Apr 2014 - Sir Stephen Geoffrey Houghton

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Staffordshire

Lord-lieutenants

1559 - 30 Apr 1563 Henry Stafford, 1st Baron Stafford ............ 1503-1563

03 Jul 1585 - 18 Nov 1590 George Talbot, 6th Earl of Shrewsbury, ........ 1528-1590

6th Earl of Waterford, 12th Baron Talbot,

11th Baron Furnivall

29 Feb 1612 - 17 Jul 1627 Robert Devereux, 3rd Earl of Essex (1st Time) . 1591-1646

17 Jul 1627 - 03 Feb 1629 Robert Carey, 1st Earl of Monmouth ............ 1560-1639

03 Feb 1629 - 1642 Robert Devereux, 3rd Earl of Essex (2nd Time)

13 Aug 1660 - 17 Feb 1677 Robert Granville, 4th Baron Brooke

24 Mar 1677 - 12 Dec 1679 James Scott, 1st Duke of Monmouth,

Duke of Buccleuch ............................ 1649-1685

12 Dec 1679 - 02 Sep 1681 Robert Spencer, 2nd Earl of Sunderland ........ 1641-1702

02 Sep 1681 - 02 Sep 1687 Charles Talbot, 1st Duke of Shrewsbury ........ 1660-1718

02 Sep - 19 Nov 1687 Sir Robert Shirley, 1st Earl Ferrers,

Baron Chartley ............................... 1650-1717

19 Nov 1687 - 21 Mar 1689 Walter Aston, 3rd Lord Aston of Forfar ........ 1633-1714

21 Mar 1689 - 26 Feb 1713 William Paget, Baron Paget .................... 1637-1713

01 Mar 1713 - 28 Oct 1715 Henry Paget, 1st Earl of Uxbridge ............. 1663-1743

28 Oct 1715 - 27 Apr 1725 Henry Newport, 3rd Earl of Bradford ........... 1683-1734

27 Apr 1725 - 14 Apr 1729 Washington Shirley, 2nd Earl Ferrers

17 May 1731 - 23 Jul 1742 Henry Shirley, 3rd Earl Ferrers

23 Jul 1742 - 25 Dec 1754 John Leveson-Gower, 1st Earl Gower ............ 1694-1754

22 Jan 1755 - 21 Oct 1799 Granville Leveson-Gower,

1st Marquess of Stratford .................... 1721-1803

21 Oct 1799 - 06 Jun 1801 George Granville Leveson-Gower,

1st Duke of Sutherland, Visount Trentham ..... 1758-1833

06 Jun 1801 - 13 Mar 1812 Lord Henry Paget, 1st Earl of Uxbridge ........ 1744-1812

13 Apr 1812 - 13 Jan 1849 Charles Chetwynd Chetwynd-Talbot,

2nd Earl Talbot .............................. 1777-1849

03 Feb 1849 - 29 Apr 1854 Henry William Paget,

1st Marquess of Angelesey .................... 1768-1854

18 May 1854 - 04 May 1863 Edward John Littleton,

1st Baron Hatherton .......................... 1791-1863

19 Jun 1863 - 14 Jul 1871 Thomas George Anson,

2nd Earl of Lichfield ........................ 1825-1892

14 Jul 1871 - 18 Mar 1887 Arthur Wrottesley, 3rd Baron Wrottesley ....... 1824-1910

18 Mar 1887 - 04 Aug 1891 William Walter Legge, 5th Earl of Dartmouth ... 1823-1891

19 Oct 1891 - 06 May 1927 William Heneage Legge, 6th Earl of Dartmouth .. 1851-1936

06 May 1927 - 18 Jan 1948 John Herbert Dudley Ryder, 5th Earl Harrowby .. 1864-1956

18 Jan 1948 - 16 Aug 1968 Harold Wallace-Copeland

16 Aug 1968 - 06 Sep 1993 Sir Arthur Bryan .............................. 1923-2011

06 Sep 1993 - 29 Mar 2012 Sir James Appleton Hawley ..................... 1937-

29 Mar 2012 - Ian Dudson

 

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Suffolk

Lord-lieutenants

1551 - 1552 Sir Anthony Wingfield

1557 - 09 Jun 1583 Thomas Radclyth, Earl of Essex ................ 1525-1583

03 Jul 1585 - 23 Jul 1596 Henry Carey, Baron Hunsdon .................... 1526-1596

03 Jul 1605 - 28 May 1626 Thomas Howard, Earl of Suffolk ................ 1561-1626

15 Jun 1626 - 03 Jun 1640 Theophilus Howard, Earl of Suffolk

16 Jun 1640 - 1642 James Howard, Earl of Suffolk ................. 1606-1688

(1st Time)

25 Jul 1660 - 12 Mar 1681 James Howard, Earl of Suffolk

(2nd Time)

12 Mar 1681 - 06 May 1685 Henry Bennet, Earl of Arlington ............... 1618-1685

06 May 1685 - 28 Mar 1689 Henry FitzRoy, Duke of Grafton ................ 1663-1690

28 Mar 1689 - 29 Apr 1698 Charles Cornwallis, 3rd Baron Cornwallis ...... 1655-1698

14 Jun 1698 - 16 Jun 1703 Charles Cornwallis, 4th Baron Cornwallis ...... 1675-1722

16 Jun 1703 - 25 Apr 1705 Lionel Tollemache, Earl of Dysart ............. 1649-1727

25 Apr 1705 - 06 May 1757 Charles FitzRoy, Duke Grafton ................. 1683-1757

06 May 1757 - 10 Feb 1763 Augustus Henry FitzRoy, Duke of Grafton ....... 1735-1811

(1st Time)

10 Feb 1763 - 01 Jun 1769 Charles Maynard, Viscount Maynard ............. 1699-1775

01 Jul 1769 - 03 Jul 1790 Augustus Henry FitzRoy, Duke of Grafton

(2nd Time)

03 Jul 1790 - 19 Jan 1844 George Henry Fitzroy, Duke of Grafton ......... 1760-1844

19 Jan 1844 - 27 Jan 1886 John Edward Cornwallis Rous,

Earl of Stradbroke ........................... 1794-1886

17 Feb 1886 - 07 Aug 1907 Frederick William John Hervey,

Marquess of Bristol .......................... 1834-1907

21 Oct 1907 - 1910 Sir William Brampton Gurdon ................... 1840-1911

08 Jul 1910 - 15 Dec 1934 Sir Thomas Courtenay Theydon Warner,

1st Baronet of Brettenham Park ............... 1857-1934

04 Feb 1935 - 20 Dec 1947 George Edward John Mowbray Rous,

Earl of Stradbroke ........................... 1862-1947

02 Apr 1948 - 24 Apr 1978 John Anthony Alexanxder Rous,

Earl of Stradbroke ........................... 1903-1983

24 Apr 1978 - 11 Feb 1994 Sir Joshua Frances Rowley,

7th Baronet of Tendring Hall ................. 1920-1997

11 Feb 1994 - 30 Jun 2003 John Julian Ganzoni, Baron Belstead ........... 1932-2005

01 Jul 2003 - 13 Dec 2014 Timothy John Edward Tollemache,

Baron Tollemache ............................. 1939-

23 Dec 2014 - Lady Claire Amabel Margaret Euston,

Countess Euston .............................. 1951-

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Surrey

Lord-lieutenants

1551 - 1553 William Parr, Marquess of Northampton,

1st Earl of Essex and 1st Baron Parr ......... 1513-1571

1553 - 12 Jan 1573 William Howard, Baron Howard of Effingham ..... 1510-1573

03 Jul 1585 - 14 Dec 1624 Charles Howard of Effingham,

Earl of Nottingham .......................... 1536-1624

27 Jul 1621 - 03 Oct 1642 Charles Howard, 2nd Earl Howard of Nottingham . 1579-1642

(co-Lord-lieutenant)

05 Jun 1624 - 28 Feb 1626 John Ramsay, 1st Earl of Holderness ........... 1580-1626

(co-Lord-lieutenant)

05 Jan 1627 - 16 Nov 1638 Edward Cecil, 1st Viscount Wimbledon .......... 1572-1638

(co-Lord-lieutenant)

23 Jul 1635 - 1642 Thomas Howard, 21st Earl of Arundel,

Earl of Surrey ............................... 1585-1646

(co-Lord-lieutenant)

02 Jun 1636 - 1642 Henry Frederick Howard,

22nd Earl of Arundel, Earl of Sussey ......... 1608-1652

16 Jul 1660 - 05 Jun 1675 John Mordaunt, 1st Viscount Mordaunt .......... 1626-1675

24 Jun 1675 - 29 Nov 1682 Rupert, Count Palatine of the Rhein,

Duke of Bavaria, Duke of Cumberland

16 Dec 1682 - 02 Apr 1701 Henry Howard, 7th Duke of Norfolk ............. 1655-1701

07 Jun 1702 - 24 Sep 1710 Charles Berkeley, 2nd Earl of Berkeley,

Viscount Dursley ............................. 1649-1710

09 Dec 1710 - 24 Dec 1714 George FitzRoy, Duke Northumberland

24 Dec 1714 - 19 May 1715 Charles Montague, 1st Earl of Halifax ......... 1661-1715

16 Jul 1715 - 06 Jul 1716 John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll,

1st Duke of Greenwich ........................ 1678-1743

06 Jul 1716 - 05 Dec 1717 Richard Onslow, 1st Baron Onslow .............. 1654-1717

09 Dec 1717 - 05 Jun 1740 Thomas Onslow, 2nd Baron Onslow ............... 1679-1740

13 Nov 1740 - 08 Oct 1776 Richard Onslow, 3rd Baron Onslow .............. 1713-1776

20 Nov 1776 - 17 May 1814 George Onslow, 1st Earl of Onslow ............. 1731-1814

15 Jun 1814 - 27 Sep 1830 George Brodrick, 4th Viscount Midelton ........ 1754-1836

27 Sep 1830 - 05 Jul 1840 Charles George Perceval, 2nd Baron Arden ...... 1756-1840

17 Jul 1840 - 26 Dec 1893 William King-Noel, 1st Earl of Lovelace ....... 1805-1893

26 Dec 1893 - 19 Dec 1895 Francis Leverson-Gower Egerton ................ 1824-1905

29 Jan 1896 - 19 Dec 1905 William Brodrick, Viscount Midelton ........... 1830-1907

19 Dec 1905 - 06 Jun 1939 Henry Cubitt, Baron Ashcombe .................. 1867-1947

06 Jun 1939 - 04 May 1949 Sir John Malcolm Fraser, Baron of Cromarty .... 1878-1949

02 Aug 1949 - 06 Aug 1957 Sir Robert Hadden Haining ..................... 1882-1959

06 Aug 1957 - 12 Mar 1973 Geoffrey William Richard Hugh FitzClarence, ... 1906-1975

5th Earl of Munster

12 Mar 1973 - 02 May 1986 John d'Henin Hamilton, Baron Hamilton ......... 1911-1990

02 May 1986 - 29 Oct 1997 Sir Richard Thornton .......................... 1922-2014

29 Oct 1997 - Dame Sarah Jane Francis Goad

 

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Tees Valley

01 Apr 1974 County of Cleveland

31 Mar 1996 County abolished

01 Apr 2016 Creation of the Tees Valley Combined Authority

Lord-lieutenants

01 Apr 1974 - 25 Dec 1978 Maj. Cecil Crosthwaite ........................ 1909-1978

16 Jul 1979 - 1980 Col. John Ashton Pounder

13 Apr 1981 - 31 Mar 1996 Thomas Richard John Long Chaloner,

Baron Gisborough ............................. 1927-

 

Chairwomen of the Tees Valley Combined Authority

01 Apr 2016 - 05 May 2017 Susan Jeffrey

Mayor

05 May 2017 - Ben Houchen ................................... 1986- C

 

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Tyne and Wear

01 Apr 1974 Tyne and Wear county

31 Mar 1986 Abolished as a council area

15 Apr 2014 Within the North East regional authority

 

Lord-lieutenants

01 Apr 1974 - 1984 Sir James Steel ............................... 19..-1994

1984 - 2000 Sir Ralph Carr-Ellison ........................ 1925-

29 Jan 2001 - 2014 Sir Nigel Sherlock ............................ 1940-

12 Jan 2015 - Susan Margaret Winfield

 

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Warwickshire

Lord Lieutenants

1569 - 21 Feb 1590 Ambrose Dudley, Earl of Warwick

29 Oct 1603 - 24 Jun 1630 William Compton, Earl of Northampton

17 Jul 1630 - 1642 Spencer Compton, Earl of Northampton

18 Jul 1660 - 15 Dec 1681 James Compton, Earl of Northampton

23 Jan 1682 - 11 Aug 1683 Earl Edward Compton

05 Sep 1683 - 29 Mar 1686 Robert Spencer, Earl of Sunderland

(1st Time)

29 Mar 1686 - 05 Dec 1687 George Compton, Earl of Northampton

(1st Time)

05 Dec 1687 - 20 Jun 1689 Robert Spencer, Earl of Sunderland

(2nd Time)

20 Jun 1689 - 21 Jul 1715 George Compton, Earl of Northampton

(2nd Time)

21 Jul 1715 - 05 Jul 1749 John Montagu, Duke Montagu

03 Oct 1749 - 29 Jun 1757 Francis Greville, Earl of Warwick

29 Jun 1757 - 14 Jun 1794 Francis Seymour-Conway, Marquess of Herford

06 Feb 1795 - 02 Mat 1816 George Greville, Earl of Warwick

19 Jul 1816 - 28 Jun 1822 Francis Ingram-Seymour-Conway,

Marquess of Hertford

18 Jul 1822 - 10 Aug 1853 Henry Richard Greville, Earl of Warwick

12 Sep 1853 - 12 Mar 1856 Earl William Craven

12 Mar 1856 - 21 Oct 1905 Baron William Leigh

27 Nov 1905 - 23 Mar 1912 Hugh de Grey Seymour, Marquess of Hertford

07 May 1912 - 15 Jun 1913 William George Spencer Scott Compton,

Marquess of Northampton

18 Jul 1913 - 10 Jul 1921 Earl William George Robert Craven

08 Aug 1921 - 16 Mar 1938 Baron Francis Leigh

20 Jun 1938 - 18 Jun 1939 Lord Henry Charles Seymour

28 Aug 1939 - 15 Jan 1968 John Henry Peyto Verney,

Baron Willoughby de Broke

15 Jan 1968 - 1989 Sir Charles Mortimer Tollemache Smith-Ryland

19 Mar 1990 - 17 Jan 1997 Francis Humphrey Maurice FitzRoy Newdegate,

Viscount Daventry

17 Jan 1997 - 02 Apr 2013 Sir Martin Dunne

02 Apr 2013 - Timothy Cox

 

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West of England (Avon)

01 Apr 1974 - 31 Mar 1996 County of Avon

01 Apr 1996 Avon abolished and divided between Bristol,

Somerset and Gloucestershire

01 Mar 2017 Creation of the West of England Combined Authority

Lord-lieutenant

01 Apr 1974 - 31 Mar 1996 Sir John Vernon Wills,

4th Baronet of Blagdon ....................... 1928-1998

 

Mayor

05 May 2017 - Timothy Bowles

 

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West Midlands

Lord-lieutenants

01 Apr 1974 - 1993 Charles Ian Finsh-Knightley,

Earl of Aylesford ............................ 1918-2008

16 Dec 1993 - 01 Sep 2007 Sir Robert Richard Taylor ..................... 1932-2008

22 Oct 2007 - 11 Sep 2015 Paul Chandrasekharan Sabapathy ................ 1943-

11 Sep 2015 - 03 Jan 2017 Col.George Marsh

(acting vice-lieutenant)

03 Jan 2017 - John Crabtree

Leaders of the County Council

01 Apr 1974 - 18 May 1977 Sir Stanley Graham Yapp ....................... 1933-2012 L

19 May 1977 - 20 May 1981 John Mark Taylor .............................. 1941- C

21 May 1981 - 31 Mar 1986 Gordon Morgan ................................. 1918-2008 L

Mayor

05 May 2017 - Andrew Street ................................. 1963- C

 

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West Sussex

1189 County divided into East and West Sussex, official from 1865

1888 - 1974 Ceremonial county

01 Apr 1974 - Divided into two separate Lieutenancies

Lord-lieutenants

01 Apr 1974 - 31 Jan 1975 Bernhard Fitzalan-Howard, Duke of Norfolk ..... 1908-1972

19 May 1975 - 1990 Lavinia Mary Fitzalan-Howard,

Duchess of Norfolk ........................... 1916-1995

23 Mar 1990 - 1994 Charles Henry Gordon-Lennox,

Duke of Richmond ............................. 1929-2017

29 Jul 1994 - 1999 Maj-Gen. Sir Philip John Newling Ward ......... 1924-2003

12 Jul 1999 - 2007 Hugh Rowland Wyatt ............................ 1933-

12 Nov 2007 - Susan Pyper ................................... 1952-

 

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West Yorkshire

1660 - 1974 West Ridding of Yorkshire

01 Apr 1974 West Yorkshire

01 Apr 2014 Creation of the combined authority

Lord-lieutenents

09 Oct 1660 - 05 Aug 1661 Sir Marmaduke Langdale, Baron Langdale ........ 1598-1661

05 Sep 1661 - 14 Mar 1667 George Villiers, Duke of Buckingham ........... 1628-1687

(1st Time)

14 Mar - 22 Nov 1667 Richard Boyle, Earl Burlington, Earl of Cork .. 1612-1698

22 Nov 1667 - 13 Mar 1674 George Villiers, Duke of Buckingham

(2nd Time)

13 Mar 1674 - 08 May 1679 Thomas Osborne, Duke of Leeds ................. 1632-1712

08 May 1679 - 23 Mar 1688 Richard Boyle, Earl of Burlington (2nd Time)

23 Mar - 05 Oct 1688 Lord Thomas Howard

05 Oct 1688 - 10 May 1689 Henry Cavendish,

Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne .................. 1630-1691

10 May 1689 - 29 Sep 1699 Thomas Osborne, Duke of Leeds (2nd Time)

29 Sep 1699 - 29 Feb 1704 Charles Boyle, Earl of Burlington ............. 16..-1704

06 Apr 1704 - 10 Jun 1715 Henry Boyle, Baron Carleton ................... 1669-1725

10 Jun 1715 - 29 Sep 1733 Richard Boyle, Earl of Burlington,

Earl of Cork ................................. 1694-1753

29 Sep 1733 - 14 Dec 1750 Thomas Watson-Wentworth,

Marquess of Rockingham ....................... 1693-1750

18 Jul 1751 - 25 Feb 1763 Charles Watson-Wentworth,

Marquess of Rockingham ....................... 1730-1782

25 Feb 1763 - 12 Sep 1765 Francis Hastings, Earl of Huntingdon .......... 1729-1789

12 Sep 1765 - 01 Jul 1782 Charles Watson-Wentworth,

Marquess of Rockingham ....................... s.a

23 Oct 1782 - 02 Mar 1798 Charles Howard, Duke of Norfolk ............... 1746-1815

02 Mar 1798 - 18 Nov 1819 William Wentworth-Fitzwilliam,

Earl Fitzwilliam ............................. 1748-1833

18 Nov 1819 - 24 Nov 1841 Henry Lascelles, Earl of Harewood ............. 1767-1841

29 Dec 1841 - 19 Dec 1845 Col. James Stuart-Wortley-Mackenzie,

Baron Wharncliffe ............................ 1776-1845

17 Feb 1846 - 22 Feb 1857 Henry Lascelles, Earl of Harewood ............. 1797-1857

01 Apr 1857 - 23 Aug 1892 William Thomas Spencer Wentworth-FitzWilliam,

Earl Fitzwilliam ............................. 1815-1902

23 Aug 1892 - 22 Apr 1904 Maj-Gen Aldred Frederick George Beresford Lumley,

Earl of Scarbrough ........................... 1857-1945

22 Apr 1904 - 14 Dec 1927 Henry Ulrick Lascelles, Earl of Harewood ...... 1846-1929

14 Dec 1927 - 23 May 1947 Henry George Charles Lascelles,

Earl of Harewood ............................. 1892-1947

09 Feb 1948 - 29 Jun 1969 Lawrence Roger Lumley, Earl of Scarbrough ..... 1896-1969

23 Feb 1970 - 04 May 1978 Kenneth Hardgreaves ........................... 1903-1990

05 Apr 1978 - 1985 Sir William Peter Bulmer ...................... 1920-2012

03 Jun 1985 - 1992 John Aked Taylor, Baron Ingrow ................ 1917-2002

25 Sep 1992 - 09 May 2004 John Lyles .................................... 1929-2013

2003 - 26 Jun 2005 John Richard Whiteley OBE ..................... 1943-2005

(Deputy Lieutenant)

09 May 2004 - Ingrid Mary Roscoe ............................ 1944-

 

Chairman of the West Yorkshire Combined Authority

01 Apr 2014 - Peter Box

 

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Wiltshire

Lord-lieutenants

1551 - 17 Mar 1570 William Herbert, 1st Earl of Pembroke ......... s.a

1570 - 15 Jan 1601 Henry Herbert, 2nd Earl of Pembroke ........... s.a

24 Apr 1601 - 06 Apr 1621 Edward Seymour, 1st Earl of Hertford .......... s.a

14 Apr 1621 - 10 Apr 1630 William Herbert, 3rd Earl of Pembroke ......... s.a

12 Ayg 1630 - 1642 Philip Herbert, 4th Earl of Pembroke .......... s.a

10 Jul - 24 Oct 1660 William Seymour, Marquess of Hertford ......... 1588-1660

21 Feb 1661 - 16 May 1667 Thomas Wriothesley,

Earl of Southampton .......................... s.a

18 Jun 1667 - 02 Apr 1668 Edward Hyde, Earl of Clarendon ................ s.a

02 Apr 1668 - 22 Aug 1672 Arthur Capell, Earl of Essex .................. s.a

22 Aug 1672 - 29 Apr 1675 John Seymour, Duke of Somerset ................ 1646-1675

20 May 1675 - 29 Aug 1683 Philip Herbert, 7th Earl of Pembroke .......... 1652-1683

11 Oct 1683 - 22 Jan 1733 Thomas Herbert, 8th Earl of Pembroke

22 Mar 1688 - 16 May 1689 William Paston, Earl of Yarmouth .............. 1654-1732

24 Aug 1733 - 09 Jan 1750 Henry Herbert, 9th Earl of Pembroke ........... s.a

20 Mar 1750 - 03 Apr 1756 Robert Sawyer Herbert

03 Apr 1756 - 22 Mar 1780 Lt-Gen Henry Herbert, 10th Earl of Pembroke ... 1693-1749

22 Mar 1780 - 08 Apr 1782 Thomas Brudenell-Bruce,

Earl of Ailesbury ............................ 1729-1814

08 Apr 1782 - 26 Jan 1794 Henry Herbert, 10th Earl of Pembroke .......... 1734-1794

21 Mar 1794 - 26 Oct 1827 Gen. George Augustus Herbert,

11th Earl of Pembroke ........................ 1759-1827

23 Nov 1827 - 31 Jan 1863 Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice,

Marquess of Lansdowne ........................ 1780-1863

25 Mar 1863 - 06 Jan 1878 George William Frederick Brudenell-Bruce,

Marquess of Ailesbury ........................ 1804-1879

18 Mar 1878 - 11 Mar 1889 Jacob Pleydell-Bouverie, Earl of Radnor ....... 1815-1889

01 Apr 1889 - 20 Apr 1896 John Alexander Thynne, Marquess of Bath ....... 1831-1896

01 Jun 1896 - 03 Mar 1920 Henry Charles Keith Petty-Fitzmaurice,

Marquess of Lansdowne ........................ 1845-1927

03 Mar 1920 - 26 Sep 1924 Walter Hume Long, Viscount Long ............... 1854-1924

22 Dec 1924 - 26 Jun 1930 Jacob Pleydell-Bouverie, Earl of Radnor ....... 1868-1930

07 Oct 1930 - 04 Mat 1942 Sir Ernest Salter Wills,

3rd Baronet Hazelwood and Clapton-on-Gordano . 1869-1958

04 May 1942 - 26 Apr 1954 Evelyn Francis Edward Seymour,

Duke of Somerset ............................. 1882-1954

07 Sep 1954 - 16 Mar 1969 Sidney Herbert, 16th Earl of Pembroke ......... 1906-1969

26 Aug 1969 - 17 Dec 1981 Maj. John Granville Morrison,

Baron Margadale .............................. 1906-1996

17 Dec 1981 - 15 Dec 1989 Col. Sir Hugh Trefusis Brassey ................ 1915-1990

15 Dec 1989 - 05 Jul 1996 FM. Sir Roland Christopher Gibbs .............. 1921-2004

05 Jul 1996 - 10 Nov 2004 Lt-Gen Sir Maurice Robert Johnston ............ 1929-

10 Nov 2004 - 01 Feb 2012 John Barnard Bush ............................. 1937-

01 Feb 2012 - Sarah Rose Troughton .......................... 1953-

 

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Worcestershire

01 Apr 1974 - 31 Mar 1998 Part of Hereford and Worcester

Lord-lieutenants

18 Jul 1660 - 17 Jul 1662 Thomas Hickman-Windsor, Baron Windsor ......... 1627-168

(1st Time)

17 Jul 1662 - 09 Mar 1663 Sir Thomas Wriothesley,

Earl of Southampton .......................... 1607-1667

09 Mar 1663 - 03 Nov 1687 Thomas Hickman-Windsor, Earl of Plymouth

(2nd Time)

19 Nov 1687 - 16 Apr 1689 Francis Smith, Viscount Carrington ............ 1621-1701

16 Apr 1689 - 01 Feb 1718 Charles Talbot, Duke Shrewsbury ............... 1660-1718

16 Dec 1719 - 18 Mar 1751 William Coventry, Earl of Coventry ............ 1676-1751

07 Mar 1751 - 23 Nov 1808 George William Coventry,

6th Earl of Coventry ......................... 1722-1809

23 Nov 1808 - 26 Mar 1831 George William Coventry,

7th Earl of Coventry ......................... 1758-1831

10 May 1831 - 16 Apr 1833 Thomas Foley, Baron Foley ..................... 1780-1833

10 May 1833 - 30 Apr 1837 William Henry Lyttelton, Baron Lyttelton ...... 1782-1837

19 May 1837 - 07 Nov 1839 Thomas Henry Foley, Baron Foley ............... 1808-1869

07 Nov 1839 - 19 Apr 1876 George William Henry Lyttelton,

Baron Lyttelton .............................. 1817-1876

17 May 1876 - 19 Feb 1891 Frederick Lygon, Earl Beauchamp ............... 1830-1891

19 Mar 1891 - 18 Jul 1923 George William Coventry,

Earl of Coventry ............................. 1838-1930

18 Jul 1923 - 31 Jul 1949 John Cavendish Lyttelton,

Viscount Cobham .............................. 1881-1949

11 Apr 1950 - 26 Jul 1963 Adm. Sir William George Tennant ............... 1890-1963

11 Dec 1963 - 31 Mar 1974 Charles John Lyttelton,

Viscount Cobham .............................. 1909-1977

01 Apr 1998 - 27 Sep 2001 Sir Thomas Raymond Dunne ...................... 1933-

27 Sep 2001 - 23 Apr 2012 Michael Ashley Cecil Brinton .................. 1942-2012

28 Dec 2012 - Lt-Col. Patrick Holcroft

 

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Former Counties

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Cumberland

1157 County of Cumberland

01 Apr 1974 With the Local Government Act of 1972; Carlisle,

Cumberland and Westmorland are merged to form Cumbria

Lord-lieutenants

20 Aug 1586 - 14 Dec 1595 Sir Henry Hastings, Earl of Huntingdon ........ 1535-1595

1603 - 1605 George Clifford, 3rd Earl of Cumberland ....... 1558-1605

27 Oct 1607 - 20 Jan 1611 George Home, Earl Dunbar ...................... 1556-1611

(jointly)

27 Oct 1607 - 31 Aug 1639 Francis Clifford, 4th Earl of Cumberland ...... 1559-1641

01 Sep 1638 - 1649 Henry Howard, Lord Maltravers ................. 1608-1652

01 Oct 1660 - 24 Feb 1685 Charles Howard, 1st Earl of Carlisle .......... 1629-1685

03 Mar 1685 - 1687 Thomas Tufton, 6th Earl of Thanet ............. 1644-1729

29 Aug 1687 - 1688 Richard Graham, Viscount Preston .............. 1648-1695

08 Apr 1689 - 1694 Sir John Lowther, 2nd Baronet Lowther ......... 1655-1700

28 Jun 1694 - 01 May 1738 Charles Howard, 3rd Earl Lonsdale ............. 1669-1738

01 Jun 1738 - 07 Mar 1751 Henry Lowther, Viscount Lonsdale .............. 1694-1751

23 Apr 1751 - 1759 Charles Wyndham, Earl of Egremont ............. 1710-1763

13 Dec 1759 - 24 May 1802 James Lowther, 1st Earl of Lonsdale ........... 1736-1802

26 Jun 1802 - 19 Mar 1844 William Lowther, 1st Earl of Lonsdale ......... 1757-1844

03 May 1844 - 1868 William Lowther, 2nd Earl of Lonsdale ......... 1787-1872

14 Dec 1868 - 15 Aug 1876 Henry Lother, 3rd Earl of Lonsdale ............ 1818-1876

15 Aug 1876 - 30 Mar 1917 Josslyn Francis Pennington, Baron Muncaster ... 1834-1917

22 May 1917 - 13 Apr 1944 Hugh Cecil Lowther, 5th Earl of Lonsdale

05 Apr 1944 - 1949 Frescheville Hubert Ballantine-Dykes .......... 1587-1944

19 Apr 1949 - 1958 Sir Robert Christopher Chance ................. 1883-1960

12 Dec 1958 - 1968 Sir Frederick Fergus Graham,

5th Baronet Netherby ......................... 1893-1978

27 May 1968 - 31 Mar 1974 John Charles Wade

 

Chairman of the County Council

1959 - 31 Mar 1974 James Westoll ................................. 1918-1999

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Hereford and Worcester

01 Apr 1974 Herefordshire and Worcestershire joined as one county

01 Apr 1998 Hereford and Worcester restored as separate counties

 

Lord-lieutenants

01 Apr 1974 - 12 Jul 1977 Col. Francis Maclean

12 Jul 1977 - 31 Mar 1998 Sir Thomas Raymond Dunne ...................... s.a

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Humberside

01 Apr 1974 Humberside created out of East Riding of Yorkshire

31 Mar 1996 County Abolished

Lord-Lieutenants

01 Apr 1974 - 19 Mar 1980 Charles Ingram Courtney Wood,

Earl of Halifax .............................. 1912-1980

04 Jul 1980 - 18 Oct 1983 Rupert Alexander Alec-Smith ................... 1913-1983

18 Oct 1983 - 31 Mar 1996 Richard Anthony Bethell ....................... 1922-1996

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Huntingdonshire

01 Apr 1965 Becomes Huntingdon and Peterborough

31 Mar 1974 Part of Cambridgeshire

Lord-lieutenants

1581 Henry Hastings, 3rd Earl of Huntingdon ........ s.a

08 Apr 1588 - 23 Oct 1596 John St John, Baron St John of Bletso ......... 15..-1596

01 Apr 1597 - Oct 1618 Oliver St John, 3rd Baron St John of Bletso ... 1540-1618

14 Mar 1619 - 21 Jul 1627 Oliver St John, 4th Baron St John of Bletso ... 1580-1646

14 Mar 1619 - 30 Jul 1624 Esmé Stewart, Duke of Lennox .................. 1579-1624

18 Oct 1624 - 1642 Henry Montagu, Earl of Manchester ............. 1563-1642

26 Sep 1660 - 07 May 1671 Edward Montagu, Earl of Manchester ............ 1602-1671

26 Sep 1660 - 28 May 1672 Edward Montagu, Earl of Sandwich .............. 1625-1672

(co-Lord-Lieutenant)

07 May 1671 - 10 Mar 1681 Robert Montagu, of Manchester ................. 1634-1683

10 Mar 1681 - 20 Oct 1685 Robert Bruce, Earl of Ailesbury ............... 1626-1685

20 Oct 1685 - 08 Apr 1689 Thomas Bruce, Earl of Ailesbury ............... 1656-1741

08 Apr 1689 - 20 Jan 1722 Charles Montagu, Earl of Manchester ........... 1662-1722

14 Feb - 03 Oct 1722 Edward Richard Montagu,

Viscount Hinchingbrooke ...................... 1692-1722

25 Oct 1722 - 21 Oct 1739 William Montagu, Duke of Manchester ........... 1700-1739

06 Nov 1739 - 10 May 1742 Robert Montagu, Duke of Manchester ............ 1710-1762

08 Jun 1742 - 04 Sep 1788 George Montagu, Duke of Manchester ............ 1737-1788

07 May 1789 - 23 May 1790 George Montagu, Duke of Montagu ............... 1712-1790

03 Jul 1790 - 14 Mar 1793 James Graham, Duke of Montrose ................ 1755-1836

14 Mar 1793 - 25 Sep 1841 Col. William Montagu, Duke of Manchester ...... 1771-1843

25 Sep 1841 - 03 Mar 1884 John William Montagu, Earl of Sandwich ........ 1811-1884

16 Apr 1884 - 14 Jan 1891 Francis Charles Hastings Russell,

Duke of Bedford .............................. 1819-1891

17 Feb 1891 - 26 Jun 1916 Edward George Henry Montagu,

Earl of Sandwich ............................. 1839-1916

06 Sep 1916 - 17 Jul 1922 Howard Browning Coote

17 Jul 1922 - 28 Jan 1946 George Charles Montagu,

Earl of Sandwich ............................. 1874-1962

28 Jan 1946 - 09 Mar 1947 Granville Proby ............................... 1883-1947

30 Jul 1947 - 30 Jul 1968 Ailwyn Edward Fellowes,

Baron de Ramsey .............................. 1910-1993

30 Jul 1968 - 31 Mar 1974 Denis George Ruddock Herbert,

Baron Hemingford ............................. 1904-1982

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Middlesex

31 Mar 1965 Abolished and incorporated into Greater London

Lord-lieutenants

1551 - 15.. William Paget, Baron Paget .................... 1506-1563

15.. - 1569 Sir William Cecil, Baron Burleigh ............. 1520-1598

27 Oct 1590 - 20 Nov 1591 Sir Christopher Hatton ........................ 1540-1591

01 Jun 1622 - 23 Aug 1628 George Villiers, Duke of Buckingham ........... 1592-1628

06 Oct 1628 - 1642 Edward Sackville, Earl of Dorset .............. 1591-1652

06 Oct 1628 - 1642 Henry Rich, Earl of Holland ................... 1590-1649

1655 - 20 Feb 1660 Philip Skippon ................................ 1600-1660

(Major-General, for Middlesex, London and Westminster)

30 Jul 1660 - 16 Jul 1662 Richard Sackville, Earl of Dorset ............. 1622-1677

30 Jul 1660 - 16 Jul 1662 Thomas Howard, Earl of Berkshire .............. 1587-1669

16 Jul 1662 - 03 Jan 1670 George Monck, Duke of Albemarle ............... 1608-1670

22 Jan 1670 - 28 Mar 1689 William Craven, Earl of Craven ................ 1608-1697

28 Mar 1689 - 13 Jan 1692 John Holles, Earl of Clare .................... 1662-1711

13 Jan 1692 - 07 Sep 1700 William Russell, Duke of Bedford .............. 1613-1700

22 Nov 1700 - 27 Nov 1701 Lord Edward Russell ........................... 1642-1714

27 Nov 1701 - 19 Sep 1711 Wriothesley Russell,

Duke of Bedford .............................. 1680-1711

19 Sep 1711 - 28 Oct 1714 John Sheffield,

Duke of Buckingham and Normanby .............. 1648-1714

28 Oct 1714 - 02 Feb 1763 Thomas Pelham-Holles,

Duke of Newcastle ............................ s.a

02 Feb 1763 - 06 Jun 1786 Hugh Percy, Duke of Northumberland ............ 1714-1786

06 Aug 1794 - 29 Dec 1841 William Henry Cavendish-Scott-Bentinck,

Marquess of Titchfield ....................... 1768-1854

29 Dec 1841 - 12 Apr 1868 James Brownlow William Gascoyne-Cecil,

Marquess of Salisbury ........................ 1791-1869

28 May 1868 - 13 Aug 1884 Lt-Gen. Arthur Richard Wellesley,

Duke of Wellington ........................... 1807-1884

20 Sep 1884 - 28 Mar 1898 George Henry Charles Byng,

Earl of Strafford ............................ 1830-1898

20 Jun 1898 - 26 Apr 1926 Herbrand Russell, 11th Duke of Bedford ........ 1858-1940

26 Apr 1926 - 19 Apr 1929 John Baring, Baron Revelstoke ................. 1863-1929

11 Jun 1929 - 24 Mar 1945 George Kemp, 1st Baron Rochdale ............... 1866-1945

08 Sep 1945 - 01 May 1956 Charles Latham, 1st Baron Latham .............. 1888-1970

08 Aug 1956 - 06 Jan 1961 Sir Frederick Handley Page .................... 1885-1962

06 Jan 1961 - 09 Mar 1963 Gen. Sir John Trednnick Crocker ............... 1896-1963

10 Jul 1963 - 31 Mar 1965 Lt-Gen. Gerard Corfield Bucknall .............. 1894-1980

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Sussex

Lord-lieutenants

1551 - 1559 Thomas West, Baron De La Warr ................. 1475-1554

1559 - 1561 Henry FitzAlan, Earl of Arundel ............... 1512-1580

1561 - 1569 John Lumley, Baron Lumley ..................... 1533-1609

1570 - 1585 William West, Baron De La Warr ................ 1520-1595

1570 - 1585 Thomas Sackville, Earl of Dorset .............. 1536-1608

03 Jul 1585 - 26 Aug 1608 Charles Howard, Earl of Nottingham ............ 1536-1624

26 Aug 1608 - 27 Feb 1609 Robert Sackville, Earl of Dorset .............. 1561-1609

10 Dec 1612 - 28 Mar 1624 Richard Sackville, Earl of Dorset ............. 1589-1624

13 Jul 1624 - 1642 Edward Sackville, Earl of Dorset .............. 1591-1652

11 Aug 1660 - 13 Oct 1668 Algernon Percy, Earl of Northumberland ........ s.a

09 Nov 1668 - 31 May 1670 Joceline Percy, Earl of Northumberland ........ s.a

15 Jul 1670 - 28 Feb 1688 Charles Sackville, Earl of Dorset ............. 1638-1706

(1st Time)

28 Feb 1688 - 17 Apr 1689 Francis Browne, Viscount Montague ............. 1638-1708

17 Apr 1688 - 29 Jan 1706 Charles Sackville, Earl of Dorset

(2nd Time)

22 Apr 1706 - 07 Feb 1750 Gen. Algernon Seymour, Duke of Somerset ....... 1684-1750

18 Mar 1754 - 20 Sep 1757 John Ashburnham, Earl of Ashburnham ........... 1724-1812

20 Sep 1757 - 04 Jul 1761 George Nevill, Earl Abergavenny ............... 1727-1785

04 Jul 1761 - 15 Jan 1763 Thomas Pelham-Holles,

Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne,

Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne ................. 1693-1768

15 Jan - 21 Aug 1763 Charles Wyndham, Earl of Egremont ............. 1710-1763

23 Nov 1763 - 29 Dec 1806 FM. Charles Lennox,

Duke of Richmond, Duke of Lennox ............. 1735-1806

19 Jan 1807 - 16 Dec 1815 Charles Howard, Duke of Norfolk ............... 1746-1817

11 Mar 1816 - 28 Aug 1819 Charles Lennox, Duke of Richmond and Lennox ... 1764-1819

18 Nov 1819 - 19 Jun 1835 George O'Brien Wyndham, Earl of Egremont ...... 1751-1837

19 Jun 1835 - 21 Oct 1860 Charles Gordon-Lennox,

Duke of Richmond, Duke of Lennox ............. 1791-1860

21 Nov 1860 - 16 Mar 1886 Henry Pelham, Earl of Chichester .............. 1804-1886

06 Apr 1886 - 14 Mar 1892 Henry Bouverie William Brand,

Viscount Hampden ............................. 1814-1892

12 Apr 1892 - 19 Dec 1905 William Nevill, Marquess of Abergavenny ....... 1826-1915

19 Dec 1905 - 11 Feb 1917 Henry Fitzalan-Howard, Duke of Norfolk ........ 1847-1917

26 Mar 1917 - 25 Jan 1949 Charles Henry Wyndham, Baron Leconfield ....... 1872-1952

25 Jan 1949 - 31 Mar 1974 Bernhard Fitzalan-Howard, Duke of Norfolk ..... s.a

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Tower Hamlets

01 Apr 1889 Incorporated into county of London

Lord-Lieutenants

03 Oct 1660 - 1675 Sir John Robinson, 1st Baronet of London ...... 1615-1680

30 Jul 1675 - 1679 James Compton, 3rd Earl of Northampton ........ 1622-1681

08 Jun 1679 - 01 Feb 1685 Maj-Gen William Alington,

3rd Baron Alington ........................... 1641-1685

29 Jun 1685 - 1688 Adm. George Legge, 1st Baron Dartmouth ........ 1647-1691

08 Apr 1689 - 1702 Robert Lucas, 3rd Baron Lucas ................. 1649-1705

29 Jun 1702 - 1705 Montagu Venables-Bertie, 2nd Earl of Abingdon . s.a

23 Jun 1706 - 1710 Algernon Capell, 2nd Earl of Essex

05 Jun 1710 - 18 Aug 1712 Richard Savage, 4th Earl Rivers ............... 1654-1712

10 May 1710 - 1715 George Compton, 4th Earl of Northampton ....... 1664-1727

26 Jul 1715 - 1717 Hatton Compton

21 Oct 1717 - Dec 1722 Charles Howard, 3rd Earl of Carlisle .......... 1669-1738

30 Jan 1723 - 1725 Henry Clinton, 7th Earl Lincoln ............... 1684-1728

19 Jun 1725 - 1726 Lt-Gen Charles Powlett, Duke of Bolton ........ s.a

24 Nov 1726 - 1731 Henry Lowther, Viscount Lonsdale .............. 1694-1751

15 Oct 1731 - 27 Sep 1737 John Sidney, 6th Earl of Leicester ............ 1680-1737

03 May 1740 - 23 Jun 1762 Charles Cornwallis, 1st Earl Cornwallis ....... 1700-1762

26 Jul 1762 - 1770 John Berkeley, 5th Baron Berkeley of Stratton . 1697-1773

04 Jan 1771 - 1784 Charles Cornwallis, 2nd Earl Cornwallis ....... 1738-1805

(1st Time)

12 Mar - 1784 Gen. Lord George Henry Lennox ................. 1737-1805

26 Nov 1784 - 05 Oct 1805 Charles Cornwallis, Viscount Cornwallis ....... 1738-1805

(2nd Time)

24 Feb 1806 - 28 Nov 1826 Francis Edward Rawdon-Hastings,

Marquess of Hastings ......................... 1754-1826

29 Jan 1827 - 14 Sep 1852 Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington .......... 1769-1852

20 Jun 1853 - 21 Feb 1865 Fld-Msl Stapleton Cotton,

1st Viscount Combermere ...................... 1773-1865

12 Apr 1865 - 07 Oct 1871 Sir John Fox Burgoyne, 1st Baronet ............ 1782-1871

20 Nov 1871 - 06 Oct 1872 Sir George Pollock,

1st Baronet of the Khyber Pass ............... 1786-1872

08 Nov 1872 - 15 Mar 1875 Sir William Maynard Gomm ...................... 1784-1875

09 Apr 1875 - 20 Nov 1880 Sir Charles Yorke ............................. 1790-1880

14 May - 1881 Gen. Sir William Fenwick Williams,

1st Baronet of Kars .......................... 1800-1883

08 Jul 1881 - 06 Dec 1886 Sir Richard James Dacres ...................... 1799-1886

06 Jan 1887 - 31 Mar 1889 Robert Cornelis Napier,

Baron Napier of Magdala ...................... 1810-1890

Mayors

25 Oct 2010 - 11 Jun 2015 Luftur Rahman ................................. 1965-

12 Jun 2015 - John Biggs .................................... 1957-

 

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Westmorland

01 Apr 1974 Incorporated into Cumbria

Lord-Lieutenants

1553 -1559 Henry Clifford, Earl of Cumberland ............ 1517-1570

20 Aug 1586 - 14 Dec 1595 Henry Hastings, Earl of Huntingdon ............ s.a

1603 - 1605 Sir George Clifford, Earl of Cumberland ....... 1558-1603

27 Oct 1607 - 04 Jan 1641 Francis Clifford, Earl of Cumberland .......... 1559-1641

27 Oct 1607 - 20 Jan 1611 George Home, Earl of Dunbar ................... 1556-1611

27 Oct 1627 - 31 Aug 1639 Theophilus Howard, Earl of Suffolk ............ 1584-1640

27 Oct 1607 - 1642 Henry Clifford, Baron Clifford ................ 1591-1643

13 Nov 1626 - 31 Aug 1639 Algernon Percy, Earl of Northumberland ........ 1602-1668

23 Jul 1632 - 31 Aug 1639 Thomas Howard, Earl of Arundel ................ 1585-1646

23 Jul 1632 - 31 Aug 1639 Henry Howard, Lord Maltravers ................. 1608-1652

01 Oct 1660 - 24 Feb 1685 Charles Howard, Earl of Carlisle .............. 1629-1685

03 Mar 1685 - 1687 Thomas Tufton, Earl of Thanet,

Baron de Clifford ............................ 1644-1729

29 Aug 1687 - 1688 Richard Graham, Viscount Preston .............. 1648-1695

08 Apr 1689 - 1694 Sir John Lowther, Viscount Lonsdale ........... 1655-1700

28 Jun 1694 - 01 May 1738 Charles Howard, Earl of Carlisle .............. 1669-1738

01 Jun 1738 - 07 Mar 1751 Henry Lowther, Viscount Lonsdale .............. 1694-1751

06 Feb 1753 - 15 Apr 1756 Sir William Lowther, 3rd Baronet of Marske .... 1727-1756

29 Apr 1756 - 1758 Sir John Pennington

13 Dec 1759 - 24 May 1802 James Lowther, Earl of Lonsdale ............... 1736-1802

26 Jun 1802 - 19 Mar 1844 William Lowther, 1st Earl of Lonsdale ......... 1757-1844

03 May 1844 - 1868 William Lowther, 2nd Earl of Lonsdale ......... 1787-1872

14 Dec 1868 - 15 Aug 1876 Henry Lowther, 3rd Earl of Lonsdale ........... 1818-1876

03 Oct 1876 - 13 Feb 1881 Sir Richard Cournetay Musgrave ................ 1838-1881

15 Mar 1881 - 29 Oct 1926 Henry James Tufton, Baron Hothfield ........... 1844-1926

08 Dec 1926 - 06 Oct 1931 Lord Henry Cavendish-Bentinck ................. 1863-1931

07 Dec 1931 - 1939 Stanley Hughes le Fleming

01 Dec 1939 - 1945 Anthony Edward Lowther, Viscount Lowther ...... 1896-1949

26 Apr 1945 - 10 Nov 1956 James Winstanley Cropper ...................... 1879-1956

06 May 1957 - 1965 Henry Hornyold-Strickland ..................... 1890-1975

1965 - 31 Mar 1974 Paul Norman Wilson,

Baron Wilson of High Wray .................... 1908-1980

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Yorkshire

1472 Council of the North created in Yorkshire

09 Nov 1569 - 1570 Failed Cathlic Northern Rebellion against Elizabeth I

1642 Council of the North dispanded during the civil war

1660 Yorkshire divided into East, North, and West Yorkshire

Lord-lieutenants

1586 - 1596 Sir Henry Hastings, Earl of Huntingdon ........ s.a

1599 - 1603 Thomas Cecil, Baron Burghley .................. s.a

1603 - 1619 Edmund Sheffield, Baron Mulgrave .............. 1564-1646

1619 - 1628 Emanuel Scrope, Earl of Sunderland,

Baron Bolton ................................. 1584-1630

1628 - 1641 Thomas Wentworth, Earl of Stratford ........... 1593-1641

1641 Thomas Savile, Viscount Savile ................ 1590-1641

1641 - 1642 Robert Devereux, Earl of Essex ................ s.a

 

Lord Presidents of the Council of the North

1472 - 1483 Richard, Duke of Gloucester

1483 - 1485 John de la Pole, Earl of Lincolne ............. 1462-1487

1530 - 1533 Cuthbert Tunstall, Bishop of Durham ........... 1474-1559

(1st Time)

1533 - 1536 Henry Percy, Earl of Northumberland ........... 1502-1537

1536 - 1537 Thomas Howard, Duke of Norfolk ................ 1473-1554

1537 - 1538 Cuthbert Tunstall, Bishop of Durham

(2nd Time)

1538 - 1540 Robert Holgate, Bishop of Llandaff ............ 1481-1555

1549 - 25 Sep 1560 Francis Talbot, Earl of Shrewsbury,

Earl of Waterford, Baron Talbot .............. 1500-1560

1561 - 17 Sep 1563 Henry Manners, Earl of Rutland,

Baron de Ros of Helmsley ..................... 1526-1563

1564 Ambrose Dudley, Earl of Warwick ............... 1530-1590

1564 - 26 Jun 1568 Thomas Young, Archbishop of York .............. 1507-1568

1568 - 1572 Thomas Radclyffe, Earl of Sussex .............. 1525-1583

1572 - 14 Dec 1595 Sir Henry Hastings, Earl of Huntingdon ........ 1535-1595

1596 - 1599 Matthew Hutton, Archbishop oof York ........... 1529-1606

1599 - 1603 Sir Thomas Cecil, Earl of Exeter .............. 1542-1623

1603 - 1619 Edmund Sheffield, Baron Mulgrave .............. s.a

1619 - 1628 Emanuel Scrope, Earl of Sunderland,

Baron Scrope of Bolton ....................... 1584-1630

1628 - 12 May 1641 Thomas Wentworth, Earl of Strafford ........... 1539-1641

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