Governors

Governor Bamborough Castle

Ralph Grey 1432-1464 was appointed as Governor Bamborough Castle

Governor Berwick on Tweed

In 1539 William Eure 1st Baron Eure 1483-1548 was appointed as Governor Berwick on Tweed

On 25 Aug 1568 Henry Carey 1st Baron Hunsdon 1526-1596 (42) was appointed as Governor Berwick on Tweed

John Conyers 3rd Baron Conyers 1524-1557 was appointed as Governor Berwick on Tweed

Governor Brest

In 1388 Richard Fitzalan 9th Earl Surrey, 11th Earl Arundel 1346-1397 (42) was appointed as Governor Brest. He was buried at Church of Augustin Friars, Bread Street, City of London

Governor Bristol Castle

In 1307 Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere 1275-1322 was appointed as Governor Bristol Castle.

Governor Caernarfon Castle

Governor Calais

In 1377 William Latimer 4th Baron Latimer Corby 1330-1381 (46) was appointed as Governor Calais

Governor Carlisle Castle

On Oct 1265 Roger Leybourne 1215-1271 (50) was appointed as Governor Carlisle Castle

After 1296 Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford 1274-1314 (21) was appointed as Governor Carlisle Castle

In 1484 Humphrey Dacre 1st Baron Dacre Gilsland 1424-1485 was appointed as Governor Carlisle Castle

Knighting of Henry Fitzroy

On 18 Jun 1525 Henry Fitzroy (6), Henry VIII's illegitimate son, was created 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset, 1st Earl Lincoln (7C 1525) at Bridewell Palace by his father Henry VIII (33).
Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (31) was created 1st Earl Cumberland, Warden of the West Marches and Governor Carlisle Castle.
Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (29) was created 1st Marquess Exeter (1C 1525).
Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (33) was created 1st Earl Rutland (3C 1525).
Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland 1478-1527 carried the Sword of State. Thomas More Chancellor Speaker 1478-1535 (47) read the patents of nobility. Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545, Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset 1477-1530 (47),
Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (51), William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (49) and John Vere 14th Earl Oxford 1499-1526 (25) attended.
Around 18 Jun 1525 Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570 (7) and Eleanor Brandon 1519-1547 were married at Bridewell Palace.

John Conyers 3rd Baron Conyers 1524-1557 was appointed as Governor Carlisle Castle

Governor Channel Isles

In 1247 Nicholas Moels 1195-1268 (52) was appointed as Governor Channel Isles

Richard Grey 1202-1271 was appointed as Governor Channel Isles

Governor Framlingham Castle

In 1314 John Botetort 1st Baron Botetort 1265-1324 (47) was appointed as Governor Framlingham Castle

Governor Isle of White

In 1791 Thomas Orde-Powlett 1st Baron Bolton 1740-1807 (50) was appointed as Governor Isle of White

Governor Newark Castle

Robert Pierrepoint -1334 was appointed as Governor Newark Castle

Governor Pendennis Castle

In 1629 William Killigrew 1606-1695 (22) was appointed as Governor Pendennis Castle

John Killigrew 1516-1567 was appointed as Governor Pendennis Castle

Governor Queensborough Castle

Francis Cheney 1481-1513 was appointed as Governor Queensborough Castle

Governor Rochester Castle

William Saye 1209- was appointed as Governor Rochester Castle

Governor St Briavels Castle

In 1291 John Botetort 1st Baron Botetort 1265-1324 (25) was appointed as Governor St Briavels Castle

Governor Scilly Isles

In 1608 William Godolphin 1567-1613 was appointed as Governor Scilly Isles

On 18 Apr 1733 Francis Godolphin 2nd Earl Godolphin 1678-1766 was appointed as Governor Scilly Isles

In 1766 Francis Godolphin 2nd Baron Goldolphin 1706-1785 was appointed as Governor Scilly Isles

William Godolphin was appointed as Governor Scilly Isles

Sidney Godolphin was appointed as Governor Scilly Isles

Thomas Godolphin was appointed as Governor Scilly Isles

Lieutenant Governor of the Scilly Isles

In 1597 William Godolphin 1567-1613 was appointed as Lieutenant Governor of the Scilly Isles

In 1739 Francis Godolphin 2nd Baron Goldolphin 1706-1785 was appointed as Lieutenant Governor of the Scilly Isles

Governor Wallingford Castle

In 1642 Thomas Blagge 1613-1660 (29) was appointed as Governor Wallingford Castle