Civil Commissioners of Malta

1799 -1813

Captain Alexander Ball

  1799-1801

Major-General Henry Pigot

  1801

Sir Charles Cameron

  1801-1802

Rear-Admiral Alexander Ball

  1802-1809

Lieutenant-General Sir Hilderbrand Oakes

  1810-1813

 

Governors of Malta

1813 -1964

Lieutenant-General Sir Thomas Maitland

  1813-1824

General the Marquess of Hastings

  1824-1826

Major-General Sir Frederic Ponsomby

  1827-1836

Lieutenant-General Sir Henry Bouverie

  1836-1843

Lieutenant-General Sir Patrick Stuart

  1843-1847

Richard More O,Farrall

  1847-1851

Major General Sir William Reid

  1851-1858

Lt-General John Gaspard Le Merchant

  1858-1864

Lieutenant-General Sir Henry Storcks

  1864-1867

General Sir Patrick Grant

  1867-1872

General Sir Charles Van Straubenzee

  1872-1878

General Sir Arthur Borton

  1878-1884

General Sir Lintorn Simmons

  1884-1888

Lieutenant-General Sir Henry Torrens

  1888-1890

Lieutenant-General Sir Henry Smyth

  1890-1893

General Sir Athur Freemantle

  1893-1899

Lieutenant-General Lord Grenfell

  1899-1903

General Sir Mansfield Clarke

  1903-1907

Lieutenant-General Sir Henry Grant

  1907-1909

General Sir Leslie Rundle

  1909-1915

Field-Marshal Lord Methuen

  1915-1919

Field Marshal Viscount Plumer

  1919-1924

General Sir Walter Congreve

  1924-1927

General Sir John du Cane

  1927-1931

General Sir David Campbell

  1931-1936

General Sir Charles Bonham Carter

  1936-1940

Lieutenant-General Sir William Dobbie

  1940-1942

Field Marshal Viscount Gort VC

  1942-1944

Lieutenant-General Sir Edmond Schreiber

  1944-1946

Sir Francis Douglas

  1946-1949

Sir Gerald Creasy

  1949-1954

Major-General Sir Robert Laycock

  1954-1959

Admiral Sir Guy Grantham

  1959-1962

Sir Maurice Dorman

  1962-1964

 

Governors-General of Malta

1964 - 1974

Sir Maurice Dorman

  1964-1971

Sir Anthony Mamo

  1971-1974

The Governors-General were representatives of the British Sovereign in Malta. Constitutionally the Sovereign was recognised as Malta's Head of State

 

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