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The Bailiwick of Guernsey is a British crown dependency off the coast of France.

Holders of the post of Governor of Guernsey, until the role was abolished in 1835. Since then, only Lieutenant-Governors have been appointed (see Lieutenant Governor of Guernsey).

During the Stuart Century they were:

Sir Francis Chamberlain (1561–1570)
Sir Thomas Leighton (1570–1609)
George Carew, 1st Earl of Totnes (1610-1621)
Henry Danvers, 1st Earl of Danby (1621-1644)
Robert Rich, 2nd Earl of Warwick (1643-1644)
Sir Peter Osborne (1644-1649)
Henry Percy, Baron Percy of Alnwick (1649-1650)
Colonel Alban Coxe (1649-1650)
Colonel John Bingham (1651-1660)
Major Henry Wanseye (1660)
Sir Hugh Pollard (1660-1662)
Christopher Hatton, 1st Baron Hatton of Kirby (1662-1665)
Colonel Sir Jonathan Atkins (1665-1670)
Christopher Hatton, 1st Viscount Hatton of Grendon (1670-1706)
Colonel Mordaunt (1697)
General Charles Churchill (1706–1714)
Giles Spencer (1711)
Lieutenant-General Daniel Harvey (1715–1732)…

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