Lord Lieutenant of Staffordshire

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This is a list of people who have served as lord lieutenant for Staffordshire. Since 1828, all lord lieutenants have also been custos rotulorum of Staffordshire.

Lord Lieutenants of Staffordshire[edit]

Deputy lieutenants[edit]

A deputy lieutenant of Staffordshire is commissioned by the Lord Lieutenant of Staffordshire. 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]

  • 28 July 1834: James Bateman[4]

21st century[edit]


  • J.C. Sainty (1970). "Lieutenancies of Counties, 1585–1642". Bulletin of the Institute of Historical Research (Special Supplement No. 8): 31–32.
  • 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. ^ The Historical Register. Vol. v. 16. 1731. p. 25.
  2. ^ London Gazette, issue no.53428, 15 September 1993
  3. ^ http://www.staffordshire.gov.uk/yourcouncil/civicoffices/lieutenancy/lieutenancy.aspx Archived 2017-03-21 at the Wayback Machine
  4. ^ "No. 19178". The London Gazette. 1 August 1834. p. 1429.
  5. ^ "Charities market raises £400 for Christian Aid". Congleton Chronicle. 23 November 2023. p. 18.