Lord Lieutenant of Hampshire

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This is a list of people who have served as Lord Lieutenant of Hampshire. Since 1688, all the Lords Lieutenant have also been Custos Rotulorum of Hampshire. From 1889 until 1959, the administrative county was named the County of Southampton.

Deputy Lieutenants[edit]

A deputy lieutenant of Hampshire is commissioned by the Lord Lieutenant of Hampshire. Deputy lieutenants support the work of the lord-lieutenant. There can be several deputy lieutenants at any time, depending on the population of the county. Their appointment does not terminate with the changing of the lord-lieutenant, but they usually retire at age 75.

19th Century[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.
  • White, William (1878). History, gazetteer, and directory of Hampshire and the Isle of Wight. p. 29. Retrieved 4 October 2007.
  • Leigh Rayment's Peerage Pages [self-published source][better source needed]
  1. ^ London Gazette, issue no.49206, 22 December 1982
  2. ^ London Gazette, issue no.53630, 31 March 1994
  3. ^ Prime Minister's Office. "Gov.uk Press Release". gov.uk. Retrieved 29 January 2015.
  4. ^ a b c d "No. 20726". The London Gazette. 23 April 1847. p. 1491.
  5. ^ 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 z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj ak al "No. 26143". The London Gazette. 13 March 1891. p. 1412.

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