List of Governors of Guernsey

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The Bailiwick of Guernsey is a British crown dependency off the coast of France.

Holders of the post of Governor of Guernsey, until the role was abolished in 1835. Since then, only Lieutenant-Governors have been appointed (see Lieutenant Governor of Guernsey).

12th Century[edit]

  • Julian de la Plaque,[1] (Prince Pracle) (1111)[2]
  • Walter Duncker,[1] (1154)[2]
  • Peter Cornet,[1] (1167)[2]
  • John, Earl of Mortain, (1198)[2]
  • Sir William Orseth, (1199)[2]

13th Century[edit]

  • George Ballizon,[1] (Gregory Balizon) (1203)[2]
  • Richard Grey, (1226)[2]
  • William de St John, (1227)[2]
  • Arnauldus de St Amand and Philip de Carteret, (1232)[2]
  • Philip de Albimar and William St John,[2]
  • Prince Edward, in appanage, (1271)[2]
  • Steven Wallard,[1] (Stephen Waller) (1284) [2]
  • Otton de Grandson,[1] (1290)
  • Henry de Cobham, (1299)[2]

14th Century[edit]

15th Century[edit]

16th century[edit]

17th century[edit]

18th century[edit]

19th century[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v Le Roy, Pierre. Note book of Pierre Le Roy. Guille Alles Library 1893. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t Berry, William. The History of the Island of Guernsey. Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1815. p. 213. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y Berry, William. The History of the Island of Guernsey. Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1815. p. 214. 
  4. ^ Rosemary Horrox, ‘Brampton, Sir Edward (c.1440–1508)’, rev. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k Berry, William. The History of the Island of Guernsey. Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1815. p. 215. 
  6. ^ The London Gazette: no. 7639. p. 1. 24 September 1737.