Lord Lieutenant of Nottinghamshire

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Lord Lieutenant of Nottinghamshire
Sir John Peace
since July 2012
Nottinghamshire County Council
StyleLord Lieutenants
StatusLord Lieutenant
Member ofNottinghamshire Council
SeatNottinghamshire Council
NominatorPolitical parties
AppointerNottinghamshire County Council
Term lengthno set term
Formation1694 (1694)
DeputyDeputy & Vice Lieutenants

This is a list of people who have served as Lord Lieutenant of Nottinghamshire. Since 1694, all Lords Lieutenant have also been Custos Rotulorum of Nottinghamshire.

Deputy lieutenants[edit]

A deputy lieutenant of Nottinghamshire is commissioned by the Lord Lieutenant of Nottinghamshire. 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.
  • Leigh Rayment's Peerage Pages [self-published source][better source needed]
  1. ^ London Gazette, issue no.49264, 14 February 1983
  2. ^ London Gazette, issue no.52451, 18 February 1991
  3. ^ "Peace, John: Brief Biography". Reuters. Retrieved 30 October 2012.
  4. ^ "No. 15664". The London Gazette. 7 January 1804. p. 36.
  5. ^ "No. 20071". The London Gazette. 15 February 1842. p. 401.

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