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  • 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 go...
  • Charles Cochrane-Baillie, 2nd Baron Lamington (1860 - 1940)
    Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Charles Wallace Alexander Napier Cochrane-Baillie, 2nd Baron Lamington, GCMG, GCIE (29 July 1860 – 16 September 1940) was a British politician and colonial administra...
  • Sir Arthur Edward Kennedy GCMG CB (1809 - 1883)
    Sir Arthur Edward Kennedy GCMG CB (5 April 1809 – 3 June 1883) was a British colonial administrator who served as governor of a number of British colonies, namely Sierra Leone, Western Australia, Van...
  • Frederic Thesiger, 1st Viscount Chelmsford (1868 - 1933)
    "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), Governor of N...
  • Rt. Hon. Sir George Ferguson Bowen, GCMG, LLD (1821 - 1899)
    Sir George Ferguson Bowen, unlike previous Australian military and naval governors, was trained in law, classics and administration. A noted intellectual and author, Bowen later became Fellow of Brasen...

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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