List of Governors of Berwick-upon-Tweed


List of Governors of Berwick-upon-Tweed

Below is a list of those who have held the office of Governor of Berwick-upon-Tweed:

Governors of Berwick-upon-Tweed

*1440-?: Sir Henry Percy

*1484-?: Henry Percy, 3rd Earl of Northumberland

*(Henry VIII): Sir Thomas Clifford

*(Mary I): John Conyers, 3rd Baron Conyers

*1564-?: Francis Russell, 2nd Earl of Bedford

*1568-?: Henry Carey, 1st Baron Hunsdon

*(James I): John Carey, 3rd Baron Hunsdon

*c.1610: Sir James Dundas of Arniston [ [http://www.geo.ed.ac.uk/scotgaz/people/famousfirst1574.html Gazetteer for Scotland] ]

*1639-?: Robert Bertie, 1st Earl of Lindsey

*1660-1675: William Widdrington, 2nd Baron Widdrington
*1675-1686: Henry Cavendish, 2nd Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne
*1686-1688: William Widdrington, 3rd Baron Widdrington

*1740-1742: Thomas Whetham
*1742: James Tyrrell
*1742-1753: Thomas Howard
*1753-?: John Guise

*?-1778: Sir John Clavering
*1778-1780: Sir John Mordaunt
*1780-1795: Hon. John Vaughan
*1795-1808: Hon. William Howe
*1808-1833: Banastre Tarleton
*1833-?: James Bathurst

References

* [http://www.gazette-online.co.uk/ The London Gazette]


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