Heads of Alderney

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Heads of Alderney (Part of the Bailiwick of Guernsey)
From 1721 the post of Governor was hereditary. In the 1800s the island was incorporated in the Bailiwick of Guernsey, but still have a separate Governments consisting of the Assembly of the States and Committees of the States

1642-43 Lieutenant Governor Mary Colles of Alderny
According to some interpretations, John Colles was Lieutenant Governor for the second time during that period.

14 Jan 1680-82 Governor Elizabeth de Carteret of Alderny
Her predecessor was Sir George Carteret (1609-1679), whith Nicholas Ling and George Mishaw acting in the interim )b. 1602 - d. 1682)

Feb 1714-1721 Governor Ann Andros of Alderny
John Le Mesurier was acting for her- She lived (1684-1721)

1722-29 Governor Ann Le Mesurier of Alderny
Nicholas Reserson was acting 1728-29. She lived (1684-1729)

Last update 21.12.15