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Philip Gidley King (1758 - 1808)

Philip Gidley King (1758-1808), governor, was born at Launceston, Cornwall, England, on 23 April 1758. His family had long lived in the district and were not impecunious. His father, Philip, was a dr...

2/7/2009 1/26/2015

Major-General Lachlan MacQuarie CB was a Scottish British army officer and colonial administrator. He served as the last autocratic Governor of New South Wales, Australia from 1810 to 1821 and had a le...

10/4/2013 12/28/2013

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9/14/2008 10/10/2013

John Young, 1st Baron Lisgar Bt GCB GCMG PC (31 August 1807 – 6 October 1876), was the second Governor General of Canada, in office from 1869 to 1872. From 1848 to 1870 he was known as Sir J...

3/19/2013 10/10/2013

Admiral Arthur Phillip RN (11 October 1738 – 31 August 1814) was the first Governor of New South Wales , and founder of the settlement which became Sydney. After much experience at sea, includ...

6/7/2013 6/7/2013

Wikipedia Biographical Summary = " Sir Roden Cutler, VC AK KCMG KCVO CBE (24 May 1916 – 22 February 2002) was an Australian diplomat, the longest serving Governor of New South Wales and a reci...

3/15/2011 5/12/2013

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " General Sir Richard Bourke, KCB (4 May 1777 – 12 August 1855), Irish-born Governor of New South Wales, 1831-1837. As a lifelong Whig (Liberal), he encouraged...

10/20/2012 5/10/2013

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " General Sir Ralph Darling, GCH (1772[2] – 2 April 1858) was Governor of New South Wales from 1825 to 1831. He is remembered as a tyrant, accused of torturing p...

7/18/2012 5/10/2013

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Sir Walter Edward Davidson KCMG (20 April 1859 – 15 September 1923) was a colonial Administrator and diplomat. He served periods as Governor of the Seychelles,...

5/10/2013 5/10/2013

Gerald Strickland, 1st Baron Strickland (1861 - 1940)

"6th Count della Catena"

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Gerald Paul Joseph Cajetan Carmel Antony Martin Strickland, 6th Count della Catena, 1st Baron Strickland, GCMG (24 May 1861 – 22 August 1940) was a Maltese and...

4/25/2010 5/10/2013

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Sir William Thomas Denison, KCB (3 May 1804 – 19 January 1871) was Lieutenant Governor of Van Diemen's Land from 1847 to 1855, Governor of New South Wales from...

5/10/2013 5/10/2013

"Frederic John Napier Thesiger, 1st Viscount Chelmsford GCSI, GCMG, GCIE, GBE, PC (12 August 1868 – 1 April 1933) was a British statesman who served as Governor of Queensland (1905–1909),...

1/18/2007 5/7/2013

Victor Albert George Child Villiers, 7th Earl of Jersey GCB GCMG PC JP DL (20 March 1845 – 31 May 1915), was a British banker, Conservative politician and colonial administrator from the Villier...

2/18/2009 2/4/2013

5/17/2009 2/4/2013

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Sir Charles Augustus FitzRoy, KCH, KCB (10 June 1796 – 16 February 1858) was a British military officer, politician and member of the aristocracy, who held gov...

12/22/2008 2/1/2013

Sir Robert William Duff, GCMG, PC (8 May 1835 – 15 March 1895) was a Scottish Liberal Party politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1861 to 1893 and was Governor of New South Wales fro...

7/9/2011 2/1/2013

Charles Robert Wynn-Carrington, 1st Marquess of Lincolnshire KG, GCMG, PC, DL, JP (16 May 1843 – 13 June 1928), known as the Lord Carrington from 1868 to 1895 and as the Earl Carrington from 189...

12/22/2008 2/1/2013

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Admiral Sir Dudley Rawson Stratford de Chair, KCB, KCMG, KBE, MVO (30 August 1864 – 17 August 1958) was a Naval Officer and Governor. De Chair joined the Royal...

2/14/2012 2/1/2013

Brigadier General Alexander Gore Arkwright Hore-Ruthven, 1st Earl of Gowrie VC, GCMG, CB, DSO & Bar, PC ( /ˈhɔər ˈrɪvɛn/; 6 July 1872 – 2 May 1955) wa...

1/13/2011 2/1/2013

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " John de Vere Loder, 2nd Baron Wakehurst KG, KCMG (5 February 1895 – 30 October 1970) was a British Colonial administrator and politician. After serving in the ...

9/20/2010 2/1/2013

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Lord Augustus William Frederick Spencer Loftus GCB, PC (4 October 1817 – 7 March 1904) was a British diplomat and colonial administrator. He was Ambassador to ...

3/17/2009 2/1/2013

Henry Robert Brand, 2nd Viscount Hampden, GCMG (2 May 1841 – 2 November 1906) was Governor of New South Wales from 1895 to 1899.[1] Hampden was the son of Henry Brand, 1st Viscount Hampden. He...

6/16/2008 2/1/2013

Biographical Summary " Belmore, fourth Earl of (1835–1913) fourth Earl of Belmore (1835-1913), governor, was born on 9 April 1835 in London and baptized as Somerset Richard Lowry-Corry, the ...

2/1/2013 2/1/2013

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Major-General Sir Thomas Makdougall Brisbane, 1st Baronet GCH, GCB, FRS, FRSE (23 July 1773 – 27 January 1860) was Governor of New South Wales (1821–25)...

2/1/2013 2/1/2013