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Name Entered office Left office Notes
The Viscount Monck 1 July 1867 2 February 1869
Sir John Young
from 1870, the Lord Lisgar
2 February 1869 25 June 1872
The Earl of Dufferin 25 June 1872 25 November 1878
Marquess of Lorne 25 November 1878 23 October 1883
The Marquess of Lansdowne 23 October 1883 11 June 1888
The Lord Stanley of Preston
from April 1893, the Earl of Derby
11 June 1888 18 September 1893
The Earl of Aberdeen 18 September 1893 12 November 1898
The Earl of Minto 12 November 1898 10 December 1904
The Earl Grey 10 December 1904 13 October 1911
HRH The Duke of Connaught 13 October 1911 11 November 1916
The Duke of Devonshire 11 November 1916 11 August 1921
The Lord Byng of Vimy 11 August 1921 2 October 1926
The Viscount Willingdon 2 October 1926 4 April 1931
The Earl of Bessborough 4 April 1931 4 November 1935
The Lord Tweedsmuir 4 November 1935 11 February 1940
Sir Lyman Duff 11 February 1940 21 June 1940 acting
The Earl of Athlone 21 June 1940 12 April 1946
The Viscount Alexander of Tunis 12 April 1946 28 February 1952 the last British Governor-General
Vincent Massey 28 February 1952 15 September 1959 first Canadian Governor-General
George Vanier 15 September 1959 5 March 1967
Roland Michener 17 April 1967 14 January 1974
Jules Léger 14 January 1974 22 January 1979
Edward Schreyer 22 January 1979 14 May 1984
Jeanne Sauvé 14 May 1984 29 January 1990
Ramon Hnatshyn 29 January 1990 8 February 1995
Roméo LeBlanc 8 February 1995 7 October 1999
Adrienne Clarkson 7 October 1999 27 September 2005
Michaëlle Jean 27 September 2005 current incumbent

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