Lord Lieutenant of Northumberland

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This is a list of people who have served as Lord-Lieutenant of Northumberland. Since 1802, all Lords Lieutenant have also been Custos Rotulorum of Northumberland.


Deputy Lieutenants[edit]

Deputy Lieutenants traditionally supported the Lord-Lieutenant. There could be many deputy lieutenants at any time, depending on the population of the county. Their appointment did not terminate with the changing of the Lord-Lieutenant, but they often retired at age 75.

References[edit]

  • J.C. Sainty (1970). "Lieutenancies of Counties, 1585–1642". Bulletin of the Institute of Historical Research (Special Supplement No. 8). 
  • J.C. Sainty (1979). List of Lieutenants of Counties of England and Wales 1660-1974. London: Swift Printers (Sales) Ltd. 
  1. ^ The London Gazette: no. 49610. p. 295. 9 January 1984. Retrieved 13 May 2009.
  2. ^ The London Gazette: no. 55958. p. 9749. 1 September 2000. Retrieved 13 May 2009.
  3. ^ "Lord-Lieutenant for Northumberland". 10 Downing Street website. 12 May 2009. Retrieved 13 May 2009. 
  4. ^ a b c d e The London Gazette: no. 27305. p. 2625. 16 April 1901.
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i The London Gazette: no. 27317. p. 3562. 24 May 1901.