List of Governors of Plymouth

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Not to be confused with List of governors of Plymouth Colony.
Plymouth Citadel from below

The Governor of Plymouth was the military Captain or Governor of the Fortress of Plymouth.[1] The Governorship was abolished in 1842. The Lieutenant Governorship was vested in the General Officer Commanding Western District from 1793 to 1903, and in the Officer Commanding Plymouth Garrison from 1903 until that post was abolished.

Governors of Plymouth[edit]

Lieutenant-Governors of Plymouth[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Stuart Expeditions". British Empire. Retrieved 13 December 2015. 
  2. ^ No date given for governorship in Vivian, Lt.Col. J.L., (Ed.) The Visitation of the County of Devon: Comprising the Heralds' Visitations of 1531, 1564 & 1620, Exeter, 1895, pp.344-6, pedigree of Floyer of Floyer Hayes, p.422
  3. ^ Poulton-Smith, Anthony, South Devon Place Names[1]
  4. ^ Concise Dictionary of National Biography
  5. ^ The London Gazette: no. 8442. p. 4. 18 June 1745.
  6. ^ The London Gazette: no. 15792. p. 391. 26 March 1805. Retrieved 2011-11-02.
  7. ^ The London Gazette: no. 16122. p. 284. 23 February 1808.
  8. ^ The London Gazette: no. 12313. p. 3. 13 July 1782.
  9. ^ The London Gazette: no. 15608. p. 985. 6 August 1803.
  10. ^ Bromley, Janet (2012). "Wellington's Men Remembered Volume 2: A Register of Memorials to Soldiers who Fought in the Peninsular War and at Waterloo". Pen & Sword. p. 510. ISBN 978-1848846753. 
  11. ^ "Pack, Sir Denis". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Retrieved 12 December 2015. 
  12. ^ The London Gazette: no. 17985. p. 2120. 20 December 1823.
  13. ^ "The (Almost) Complete Cotton Family Tree". Combermere Abbey. Retrieved 4 December 2015.