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List of Newfoundland and Labrador lieutenant-governors
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List of Newfoundland and Labrador lieutenant-governors

This is a list of viceroys for the colony, dominion and province of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Table of contents
1 Proprietary Governors (1610-1728)
2 French Gouverneurs of Plaisance
3 Commodore-Governors
4 Civil Governors
5 Colonial and Dominion Governors
6 Commission Governors
7 Post-Confederation Lieutenant-Governors
8 External Link

Proprietary Governors (1610-1728)

TermNameColony
1610-1614John GuyCuper's Cove
1615-1621John MasonCuper's Cove
1618-1628Robert HaymanBristol's Hope
1618-1620Sir Richard WhitbourneRenews
1623-1626Francis TanfieldSouth Falkland
1621-1625 Edward WynneFerryland
1625-1627Sir Arthur AstonAvalon
1627-1629George Calvert, 1st Baron BaltimoreAvalon
1629-1632Cæcilius Calvert, 2nd Baron Baltimore*Avalon
1634-1638William HillAvalon
1638-1651Sir David KirkeNewfoundland
1653-1660John TreworgieNewfoundland
(*)de facto governor

French Gouverneurs of Plaisance

TermName
1655Sieur de Kéréon
1660Nicolas Gargot
1662-1663Thalour du Perron
1664-1667Bellot dit Lafontaine
1667-1670La Palme
1670-1684La Poippe
1685-1690Antoine Parat
1690-1691Louis de Pastour de Costebelle
1690-1701Jacques-François de Mombeton de Brouillan
1697-1702 Joseph de Monic
1702-1706 Daniel d'Auger de Subercase
1706-1713 Philippe de Pastour de Costebelle

Commodore-Governors

TermName
1729-1730Henry Osborn
1731-1731George Clinton
1732-1732Edward Falkingham
1733-1734Robert MacCarty
1734-1734Viscount Muskerry
1735-1737FitzRoy Henry Lee
1738-1738Philip Vanbrugh
1739-1740Henry Medley
1740-1740George Graham
1741-1741Thomas Smith
1742-1742John Byng
1743-1743Thomas Smith
1744-1744 Charles Hardy
1745-1745 Richard Edwards
1746-1747(Vacant)
1748-1748Charles Watson
1749-1749George Brydges Rodney
1750-1752Francis William Drake
1753-1754Hugh Bonfoy
1755-1756Richard Dorrill
1757-1759Richard Edwards
1760-1760James Webb
1761-1763Thomas Graves (later Baron Graves)
1764-1768Sir Hugh Palliser
1769-1771John Byron
1772-1774Molyneux Shuldham
1775-1775 Richard Duff
1776-1778 John Montagu
1779-1781Richard Edwards
1782-1785John Campbell
1786-1788John Elliott
1789-1791Mark Milbanke
1792-1793Sir Richard King
1794-1796Sir James Wallace
1797-1799William Waldegrave
1800-1801Sir Charles Morice Pole
1802-1803James Gambier
1804-1806Sir Erasmus Gower
1807-1809John Holloway
1810-1812Sir John Thomas Duckworth
1813-1816Sir Richard Godwin Keats
1817-1818Francis Pickmore
1818-1825Sir Charles Hamilton

Civil Governors

TermName
1825-1834Sir Thomas John Cochrane
1834-1841Sir Henry Prescott
1841-1846Sir John Harvey
1846-1847John Law
1847-1852Sir John Gaspard LeMerchant
1852-1855Ker Baillie Hamilton

For Prime Ministers since the establishment of responsible government in 1855 see List of Newfoundland Prime Ministers

Colonial and Dominion Governors

TermName
1855-1857Sir Charles Henry Darling
1857-1864Sir Alexander Bannerman
1864-1869Sir Anthony Musgrave
1869-1876Sir Stephen John Hill
1876-1881Sir John Hawley Glover
1881-1883 Sir Henry F. B. Maxse
1883-1885Sir John Hawley Glover
1886-1887Sir George William Desvoeux
1887-1889Sir Henry Arthur Blake
1889-1895Sir John Terence N. O'Brien
1895-1898Sir Herbert Harley Murray
1898-1901Sir Henry Edward McCallum
1901-1904Sir Cavendish Boyle
1904-1909Sir William Macgregor
1909-1913Sir Ralph Champneys Williams
1913-1917Sir Walter Edward Davidson
1917-1922Sir Charles A. Harris
1922-1928Sir William L. Allardyce
1928-1932Sir John Middleton
1933-1934Sir David Murray Anderson

Commission Governors

TermName
1934-1935Sir David Murray Anderson
1936-1946Sir Humphrey T. Walwyn
1946-1949Sir Gordon MacDonald

Post-Confederation Lieutenant-Governors

TermName
1949-1949Sir Albert Walsh
1949-1957Sir Leonard Cecil Outerbridge
1957-1963Campbell Leonard Macpherson
1963-1969Fabian O'Dea
1969-1974Ewart John Arlington Harnum
1974-1981Gordon Arnaud Winter
1981-1986William Anthony Paddon
1986-1991James Aloysius McGrath
1991-1997Frederick Russell
1997-2002Dr. Arthur Maxwell House
2002- Edward Roberts

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

External Link