CANADA HISTORY-Politics-Provinces

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Each Province has a Lieutenant Governor who acts as the Crown’s representative in the Legislative structure. It is their job to act in much the same manner as the Governor General in the Federal Canadian Parliament. The open the legislature, ask a member of the house to form a government after an election, decide whether the dissolve, prorogue or ask another remember to form a cabinet. They perform mainly ceremonial functions but are still crucial during elections and the formation of a new government. .

Ontario - Lieutenant Governor

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The Honourable Henry William Stisted

01 Jul 1867 - 14 Jul 1868

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The Honourable William Pearce Howland

15 Jul 1868 - 11 Nov 1873

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The Honourable John Willoughby Crawford

12 Nov 1873 - 13 May 1875

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The Honourable Donald Alexander Macdonald

18 May 1875 - 30 Jun 1880

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The Honourable John Beverley Robinson

01 Jul 1880 - 31 May 1887

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The Honourable Sir Alexander Campbell

01 Jun 1887 - 24 May 1892

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The Honourable Sir George Airey Kirkpatrick

30 May 1892 - 07 Nov 1896

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Colonel The Honourable Sir Casmir Stanislaus Gzowski

07 Nov 1896 - 18 Nov 1897

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The Honourable Sir Oliver Mowat

18 Nov 1897 - 19 Apr 1903

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The Honourable Sir William Mortimer Clark

21 Apr 1903 - 21 Sep 1908

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The Honourable Sir John Morison Gibson

22 Sep 1908 - 26 Sep 1914

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The Honourable Sir John Strathearn Hendrie

02 Oct 1914 - 20 Nov 1919

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The Honourable Lionel Herbert Clarke

01 Dec 1919 - 29 Aug 1921

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Colonel The Honourable Henry Cockshutt

10 Sep 1921 - 12 Jan 1927

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The Honourable William Donald Ross

12 Jan 1927 - 25 Oct 1931

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The Right Honourable Sir William Mulock

25 Oct 1931 - 01 Nov 1932

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Colonel The Honourable Herbert Alexander Bruce

01 Nov 1932 - 23 Nov 1937

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The Honourable Albert Edward Matthews

23 Nov 1937 - 26 Dec 1946

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The Honourable Ray Lawson

26 Dec 1946 - 18 Feb 1952

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The Honourable Louis Orville Breithaupt

18 Feb 1952 - 30 Dec 1957

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The Honourable John Keiller MacKay

30 Dec 1957 - 01 May 1963

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The Honourable William Earl Rowe

01 May 1963 - 04 Jul 1968

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The Honourable William Ross Macdonald

04 Jul 1968 - 10 Apr 1974

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The Honourable Pauline McGibbon

10 Apr 1974 - 15 Sep 1980

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Captain (N) The Honourable John Aird

15 Sep 1980 - 20 Sep 1985

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Colonel The Honourable Lincoln Alexander

20 Sep 1985 - 11 Dec 1991

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Colonel The Honourable Henry Jackman

11 Dec 1991 - 24 Jan 1997

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The Honourable Hilary Weston

24 Jan 1997 - 07 Mar 2002

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The Honourable James Bartleman

07 Mar 2002 - 05 Sep 2007

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The Honourable David Onley

05 Sep 2007 - 23 Sep 2014

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The Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell

23 Sep 2014 -



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