Start My Family Tree Welcome to Geni, home of the world's largest family tree.
Join Geni to explore your genealogy and family history in the World's Largest Family Tree.

Governors of New South Wales

« Back to Projects Dashboard

Project Tags

view all


  • Philip Gidley King, Free Settler "Sirius" "Supply" 1788 (1758 - 1808)
    Biography== Philip Gidley KING was born on April 23, 1758 in Launceston, Cornwall, England, UK. His parents were Philip KING and Utricia GIDLEY . He was a Third Governor of New South Wales. Philip had ...
  • Major-General Lachlan MacQuarie (1762 - 1824)
    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...
  • Hercules George Robert Robinson, 1st Baron Rosmead, GCMG PC (1824 - 1897)
    Hercules George Robert Robinson, 1st Baron Rosmead, GCMG, PC (19 December 1824 – 28 October 1897), was a British colonial administrator who became the 5th Governor of Hong Kong and subsequently, the 14...
  • John Young, 1st Baron Lisgar Bt GCB GCMG PC (1807 - 1876)
    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 John Young, 2nd Bt..
  • Captain Arthur Phillip, 1st Governor of NSW (1738 - 1814)
    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, including comman...

List of Governors of New South Wales

  1. Captain Arthur Phillip RN (wikipedia entry)
  2. Captain John Hunter RN (wikipedia entry)
  3. Captain Philip Gidley King RN (wikipedia entry)
  4. Captain William Bligh RN (wikipedia entry)
  5. Major-General Lachlan Macquarie CB (wikipedia entry)
  6. Major-General Sir Thomas Brisbane Bt GCH GCB (wikipedia entry)
  7. Lieutenant-General Sir Ralph Darling GCH (wikipedia entry)
  8. Major-General Sir Richard Bourke KCB (wikipedia entry)
  9. Major Sir George Gipps (wikipedia entry)
  10. Lieutenant Colonel Sir Charles Augustus FitzRoy KCH KCB (wikipedia entry)
  11. Sir William Denison KCB (wikipedia entry)
  12. The Rt Hon. Sir John Young Bt KCB GCMG (wikipedia entry)
  13. The Rt Hon. The Earl Belmore GCMG PC (wikipedia entry)
  14. The Rt Hon. Sir Hercules Robinson GCMG (wikipedia entry)
  15. The Rt Hon. Lord Augustus Loftus GCB (wikipedia entry)
  16. The Rt Hon. The Lord Carrington GCMG PC (wikipedia entry)
  17. The Rt Hon. The Earl of Jersey GCB GCMG PC (wikipedia entry)
  18. The Rt Hon. Sir Robert Duff GCMG (wikipedia entry)
  19. The Rt Hon. The Viscount Hampden GCMG (wikipedia entry)
  20. The Rt Hon. The Earl Beauchamp KG KCMG PC (wikipedia entry)
  21. Admiral Sir Harry Rawson GCB GCMG RN (wikipedia entry)
  22. The Rt Hon. The Lord Chelmsford GCMG (wikipedia entry)
  23. The Hon. Sir Gerald Strickland, Count della Catena GCMG (wikipedia entry)
  24. Sir Walter Davidson KCMG (wikipedia entry)
  25. Admiral Sir Dudley de Chair KCB KBE MVO (wikipedia entry)
  26. Air Vice-Marshal Sir Philip Game GBE KCB DSO (wikipedia entry)
  27. The Rt Hon. The Lord Gowrie VC GCMG CB DSO (wikipedia entry)
  28. Admiral Sir David Anderson KCB KCMG MVO (wikipedia entry)
  29. The Rt Hon. The Lord Wakehurst KCMG (wikipedia entry)
  30. Lieutenant General Sir John Northcott KCMG KCVO CB (wikipedia entry)
  31. Lieutenant General Sir Eric Woodward KCMG KCVO CB CBE DSO (wikipedia entry)
  32. Sir Roden Cutler VC KCMG KCVO CBE (wikipedia entry)
  33. Air Marshal Sir James Rowland AC KBE DFC AFC (wikipedia entry)
  34. Rear Admiral Sir David Martin KCMG AO (wikipedia entry)
  35. Rear Admiral Peter Sinclair AC (wikipedia entry)
  36. The Hon. Gordon Samuels AC CVO QC (wikipedia entry)
  37. Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO (wikipedia entry)

Other References