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Governors of Queensland

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  • Maj. Sir Hamilton John Goold-Adams, GCMG CB (1858 - 1920)
    Major Sir Hamilton John Goold-Adams, GCMG, CB (27 June 1858 – 12 April 1920) was an Irish soldier and colonial administrator who was Governor of Queensland from 1915 to 1920. Biographies: * D. J. Murph...
  • Sir Henry Wylie Norman (1826 - 1904)
    Field Marshal Sir Henry Norman is the eldest son of eldest son of James Norman, merchant, and his wife Charlotte, née Wylie. A general from 1882, Sir Henry Norman succeeded Sir Anthony Musgrave as gove...
  • Governor Samuel Blackall (1809 - 1871)
    Samuel Wensley Blackall was born the son of Major Robert Blackall and Catherine Lewis on 1 May 1809 in Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland. He married in London Catherine Bowles in 1833, and Catherine Bond ...
  • Sir William Wellington Cairns, KCMG (1828 - 1888)
    Biographical Summary == Sir William Wellington Cairns (1828?-1888), governor, was born in Ireland, son of William Cairns, property owner at Cultra, County Down, and sometime captain in the 14th Regimen...
  • Col. Henry Abel Smith (1900 - 1993)
    "Colonel Sir Henry Abel Smith KCMG KCVO DSO (8 March 1900 – 24 January 1993) was a British Army officer and a Governor of Queensland."===================================================================...

List of Governors of Queensland

  1. The Rt Hon Sir George Bowen GCMG (wikipedia entry)
  2. Colonel Sir Samuel Blackall (wikipedia entry)
  3. The Most Hon Marquess of Normanby GCB GCMG PC (wikipedia entry)
  4. Sir William Cairns KCMG (wikipedia entry)
  5. Sir Arthur Kennedy GCMG CB (wikipedia entry)
  6. Sir Anthony Musgrave KCMG (wikipedia entry)
  7. Field Marshal Sir Henry Norman GCB GCMG CIE (wikipedia entry)
  8. The Rt Hon Lord Lamington GCMG GCIE (wikipedia entry)
  9. Lieutenant General Sir Herbert Chermside GCMG CB (wikipedia entry)
  10. The Rt Hon Viscount Chelmsford GCSI GCMG GCIE GBE PC (wikipedia entry)
  11. The Rt Hon Sir William MacGregor GCMG CB (wikipedia entry)
  12. Major Sir Hamilton Goold-Adams GCMG CB (wikipedia entry)
  13. Lieutenant Colonel Sir Matthew Nathan GCMG (wikipedia entry)
  14. Lieutenant General Sir John Goodwin KCB KCMG DSO (wikipedia entry)
  15. The Rt Hon Sir Leslie Wilson GCMG GCSI GCIE DSO PC (wikipedia entry)
  16. Lieutenant General Sir John Lavarack KCMG KCVO KBE CB DSO (wikipedia entry)
  17. Colonel Sir Henry Abel Smith KCMG KCVO DSO (wikipedia entry)
  18. Sir Alan Mansfield KCMG KCVO (wikipedia entry)
  19. Air Marshal Sir Colin Hannah KCMG KCVO KBE CB (wikipedia entry)
  20. Commodore Sir James Ramsay KCMG KCVO CBE DSC (wikipedia entry)
  21. Sir Walter Campbell AC QC (wikipedia entry)
  22. Leneen Forde AC (wikipedia entry)
  23. Major General Peter Arnison AC CVO (wikipedia entry)
  24. Quentin Bryce AC CVO (wikipedia entry)
  25. Penelope Wensley AC (wikipedia entry)

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