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List of Lieutenant Governors of Quebec
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List of Lieutenant Governors of Quebec

This is a list of Lieutenant Governors of the Canadian province of Quebec.

For governors preceding the 1759 British conquest see Governor of New France.

Table of contents
1 Governors of Quebec from the Conquest to the creation of Lower Canada
2 Lieutenant Governors of Lower Canada
3 Lieutenant Governors of Canada East
4 Lieutenant Governors of Quebec

Governors of Quebec from the Conquest to the creation of Lower Canada

Quebec was conquered by the British in 1759.

Name Term
Jeffrey Amherst 1760-1763
James Murray 1764-1768
Guy Carleton, 1st Baron Dorchester 1768-1778
Frederick Haldimand 1778-1786
Guy Carleton, 1st Baron Dorchester 1786-1791

Lieutenant Governors of Lower Canada

Lower Canada was created out of the eastern part of Quebec by the Constitutional Act of 1791.

Sir Guy Carleton, 1st Baron Dorchester1791-1796
Robert Prescott1796-1799
Sir Robert Shore Milnes1799-1805
Thomas Dunn1805-1807
Sir James Henry Craig1807-1811
Thomas Dunn1811
Sir George Prevost1811-1815
Sir Gordon Drummond1815-1816
John Wilson1816
Sir John Coape Sherbrooke1816-1818
Charles Lennox, 4th Duke of Richmond1818-1819
George Ramsay, 9th Earl of Dalhousie1819-1828
Matthew Whitworth-Aylmer, 5th Baron Aylmer1830-1835
Archibald Acheson, 2nd Earl of Gosford1835-1838
Sir John Colborne1838
John George Lambton, Earl of Durham1838-1839
Sir John Colborne1839
Charles Poulett Thomson, Lord Sydenham1839-1841

Lord Sydenham was also Governor General of Canada, and united Upper Canada and Lower Canada into the Province of Canada. Lower Canada became Canada East.

Lieutenant Governors of Canada East

After Richard Downes Jackson, the Lieutenant Governors were also simultaneously Governors General.

John Clitherow1841
Sir Richard Downes Jackson1841-1842
Sir Charles Bagot1842-1843
Charles Metcalfe, Baron Metcalfe of Fernhill1843-1845
Charles Murray Cathcart, 2nd Earl Cathcart1845-1847
James Bruce, 8th Earl of Elgin1847-1854
Sir Edmund Walker Head1854-1861
Viscount Monck of Ballytrammon1861-1866

The Province of Canada was split into Ontario and Quebec after Canadian Confederation in 1867.

Lieutenant Governors of Quebec

Narcisse-Fortunat Belleau 1867-1873
René-Edouard Caron1873-1876
Luc Letellier de Saint-Just1876-1879
Théodore Robitaille1879-1884
Louis-Francois Rodrigue Masson1884-1887
Auguste-Réal Angers1887-1892
Sir Joseph-Adolphe Chapleau1892-1898
Sir Louis-Amable Jetté1898-1908
Sir Pantaléon Pelletier1908-1911
Sir François Langelier1911-1915
Sir Pierre-Évariste Leblanc1915-1918
Sir Charles Fitzpatrick1918-1923
Louis-Philippe Brodeur1923-1924
Narcisse Pérodeau1924-1929
Sir Lomer Gouin1929
Henry George Carroll1929-1934
Esioff-Léon Patenaude1934-1940
Sir Eugène Fiset1940-1950
Gaspard Fauteux1950-1958
Onésime Gagnon1958-1961
Paul Comtois1961-1966
Hugues Lapointe1966-1978
Jean-Pierre Côté1978-1984
Gilles Lamontagne1984-1990
Martial Asselin1990-1996
Jean-Louis Roux1996-1997
Lise Thibault1997-present

Lists of viceroys
Federal Governors General - Governors of New France
Lieutenant governors Alberta - British Columbia - Manitoba - New Brunswick - Newfoundland and Labrador - Nova Scotia (including Acadia) - Ontario - Prince Edward Island - Quebec - Saskatchewan - (Northwest Territories)
Territorial commissioners Northwest Territories - Nunavut - Yukon