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Governors of Tasmania

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  • Jenico Preston, 14th Viscount Gormanston (1837 - 1907)
    Wikipedia contributors. " Jenico Preston, 14th Viscount Gormanston ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.
  • Sir John Eardley Eardley-Wilmot, 1st Baronet, FRS (1783 - 1847)
    EARDLEY-WILMOT, Sir JOHN EARDLEY (1783-1847), lieutenant-governor, was born on 21 February 1783 in London, the son of John Eardley-Wilmot and his wife Frances, née Sainthill. His grandfather was chief ...
  • Sir Frederick Aloysius Weld, GCMG (1823 - 1891)
    Wikipedia Biographical Summary Sir Frederick Aloysius Weld, GCMG (1823 – 1891), was a New Zealand politician and a governor of various British colonies. He was the sixth Premier of New Zealand, and l...
  • Gerald Strickland, 1st Baron Strickland (1861 - 1940)
    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 Britis...
  • Lt. Gen. Sir. Rt. Hon. George Arthur, 1st Bt. PC. K.C.H. D.C.L (1784 - 1854)
    Sir George Arthur (1784-1854), soldier and colonial administrator, was born on 21 June 1784, at Plymouth, England, the fourth and youngest son of John Arthur of Duck's Lane and his wife Catherine, née ...

List of Lieut.-Governors in the South

  1. Colonel David Collins (wikipedia entry)
  2. Edward Lord
  3. Captain J. Murray

List of Lieut.-Governors in the North

  1. Colonel William Paterson (wikipedia entry)
  2. John Brabyn
  3. Major G.A. Gordon
  4. Captain J. Ritchie

List of Governors of Van Dieman's Land

  1. Colonel Thomas Davey (wikipedia entry)
  2. Colonel William Sorell (wikipedia entry)
  3. Colonel Sir George Arthur KCH (wikipedia entry)
  4. Captain Sir John Franklin KCH (wikipedia entry)
  5. Sir John Eardley-Wilmot, Bt (wikipedia entry)
  6. Sir William Denison KCB (wikipedia entry)

List of Governors of Tasmania

  1. Sir Henry Young KCMG (wikipedia entry)
  2. Colonel Sir Thomas Browne KCMG CB (wikipedia entry)
  3. Sir Charles Du Cane KCMG (wikipedia entry)
  4. The Hon. Sir Frederick Weld GCMG (wikipedia entry)
  5. Major Sir George Strahan KCMG (wikipedia entry)
  6. Sir Robert Hamilton KCB (wikipedia entry)
  7. The Rt Hon. The Viscount Gormanston GCMG (wikipedia entry)
  8. Captain Sir Arthur Havelock GCSI GCMG GCIE (wikipedia entry)
  9. The Rt Hon. The Lord Strickland GCMG (wikipedia entry)
  10. Major-General Sir Harry Barron KCMG CVO (wikipedia entry)
  11. The Rt Hon. Sir William Ellison-Macartney KCMG (wikipedia entry)
  12. Sir Francis Newdegate GCMG KStJ (wikipedia entry)
  13. Sir William Allardyce KCMG (wikipedia entry)
  14. Sir James O'Grady KCMG (wikipedia entry)
  15. Sir Ernest Clark GCMG KCB CBE (wikipedia entry)
  16. Admiral Sir Hugh Binney KCB KCMG DSO (wikipedia entry)
  17. The Rt Hon. Sir Ronald Cross, Bt KCMG KCVO PC (wikipedia entry)
  18. The Rt Hon. The Lord Rowallan KT KBE MC TD (wikipedia entry)
  19. General Sir Charles Gairdner GBE KCMG KCVO CB (wikipedia entry)
  20. Lieutenant-General Sir Edric Bastyan KCMG KCVO KBE CB (wikipedia entry)
  21. The Hon. Sir Stanley Burbury KCMG KCVO KBE (wikipedia entry)
  22. Sir James Plimsoll AC CBE KStJ (wikipedia entry)
  23. General Sir Phillip Bennett AC KBE DSO KStJ (wikipedia entry)
  24. The Hon. Sir Guy Green AC KBE CVO (wikipedia entry)
  25. Richard Butler AC (wikipedia entry)
  26. The Hon. William Cox AC RFD ED QC (wikipedia entry)
  27. The Hon. Peter Underwood AC (wikipedia entry)

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