List of Governors of Minorca

Below is a list of (known) Governors of Minorca from the time of the British occupation in 1708.

British occupation (1708-1756)

*1708-1711: James Stanhope
*1711-1713: John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll (first time)
*1713-1714: Charles Mordaunt, 3rd Earl of Peterborough
*1714-1716: John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll (second time)
*1716-1718: George Carpenter
*1718-1719: George Forbes, 3rd Earl of Granard
*1720-1736: Richard Kane
*1737-1742: Algernon Seymour, Earl of Hertford
*1742-1747: John Dalrymple, 2nd Earl of Stair
*1747-1756: James O'Hara, 2nd Baron Tyrawley

French occupation (1756-1763)

*1756-1758: Hyacinthe Gaëtan de Lannion (first time)
*1758-1759: Jean Toussaint de la Pierre, marquis de Frémeur
*1759-1760: Louis-Félicien de Boffin d'Argenson et Pusignieu (first time)
*1760-1762: Hyacinthe Gaëtan de Lannion (second time)
*1762-1763: Louis-Félicien de Boffin d'Argenson et Pusignieu (second time)

British occupation (1763-1782)

*1763-1766: Richard Lyttelton
*1766-1768: George Howard
*1768-1778: John Mostyn
*1778-1782: James MurrayRestored to Spain (1782-1798)

British occupation (1798-1802)

*1798-1800: Charles Stuart
*1800-1802: Henry Edward FoxRestored to Spain (1802-present)

ee also

*Minorca - "History" section

ources

* [http://rulers.org/spanautc.html Rulers.org, B. Schemmel]


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