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Name Entered office Left office Party Notes
Peter de Montfort 1258 1258 held title of Prolocutor.
Sir Peter de la Mare 1376 1376
Sir Thomas Hungerford 1377 1377 first to be called "Speaker"
Sir Peter de la Mare 1377 1377
Sir James Pickering 1378 1378
Sir John Guildesborough 1379 1380
Sir Richard Waldegrave 1381 1382
Sir James Pickering 1382 1383
Sir John Bussy 1393 1398
Sir John Cheney 1399 1399
John Dorewood 1399 1399
Sir Arnold Savage 1400 1402
Sir Henry Redford 1402 1402
Sir Arnold Savage 1403 1404
Sir William Esturmy 1404 1404
Sir John Tiptoft 1405 1406
Thomas Chaucer 1407 1411
William Stourton 1413 1413
John Dorewood 1413 1413
Sir Walter Hungerford 1414 1414
Thomas Chaucer 1414 1415
Richard Redman 1415 1415
Sir Walter Beauchamp 1415 1416
Roger Flower 1416 1419
Roger Hunt 1420 1421
Thomas Chaucer 1421 1421
Richard Baynard 1421 1422
Sir John Russell 1423 1424
Sir Thomas Walton 1425 1425
Sir Richard Vernon 1425 1426
Sir John Tyrell 1427 1428
William Alington 1429 1430
Sir John Tyrell 1430 1431
Sir John Russell 1432 1432
Roger Hunt 1433 1433
John Bowes 1435 1435
Sir John Tyrell 1436 1436
William Burley 1437 1437
William Tresham 1439 1442
William Burley 1444 1445
William Tresham 1446 1447
Sir John Say 1448 1449
Sir John Popham 1449 1449
William Tresham 1449 1450
Sir William Oldhall 1450 1451
Thomas Thorpe 1452 1453
Sir Thomas Charlton 1453 1454
Sir John Wenlock 1455 1456
Sir Thomas Tresham 1459 1459
John Green 1460 1460
Sir James Strangeways 1461 1462
Sir John Say 1463 1468
William Alington 1472 1477
John Wood 1482 1483
William Catesby 1483 1484
Sir Thomas Lovell 1485 1486
Sir John Mordaunt 1487 1488
Sir Thomas Fitzwilliam 1489 1490
Sir Richard Empson 1491 1492
Sir Robert Drury 1495 1495
Sir Thomas Englefield 19 January 1497 1497
Edmond Dudley 26 January 1504 1504
Sir Thomas Englefield 23 January 1510 23 February 1510
Sir Robert Sheffield 5 February 1512 December 1513
Sir Thomas Nevill 6 February 1515 22 December 1515
Sir Thomas More 16 April 1523 13 August 1523
Sir Thomas Audley 5 November 1529 26 January 1533
Sir Humphrey Wingfield 9 February 1533 4 April 1536
Sir Richard Rich 9 June 1536 18 July 1536
Sir Nicholas Hare 28 April 1539 24 July 1540
Sir Thomas Moyle 19 January 1542 28 March 1544
Sir John Baker November 1545 15 April 1552
Sir James Dyer 2 March 1553 31 March 1553
Sir John Pollard 5 October 1553 5 December 1553
Sir Robert Brooke 2 April 1554 5 May 1554
Sir Clement Heigham 12 November 1554 16 January 1555
Sir John Pollard 21 October 1555 9 December 1555
Sir William Cordell 20 January 1558 17 November 1558
Sir Thomas Gargrave 25 January 1559 8 May 1559
Thomas Williams 12 January 1563 10 April 1563
Richard Onslow 1 October 1566 2 January 1567
Sir Christopher Wray 2 April 1571 29 May 1571
Sir Robert Bell 8 May 1572 1576
Sir John Popham 18 January 1581 19 April 1583
Sir John Puckering 23 November 1584 14 September 1586
Thomas Snagge 4 February 1589 29 March 1589
Sir Edward Coke 19 February 1593 10 April 1593
Sir Christopher Yelverton 24 October 1597 9 February 1598
Sir John Croke 27 October 1601 19 December 1601
Sir Edward Phelips 19 March  1604 9 February 1611
Sir Randolph Crewe 5 April 1614 7 June 1614
Sir Thomas Richardson 30 January 1621 8 February 1622
Sir Thomas Crewe 19 February 1624 12 August 1625
Sir Heneage Finch 6 February 1626 15 June 1626
Sir John Finch 17 March 1628 10 March 1629
Sir John Glanville 13 April 1640 5 May 1640
William Lenthall 3 November 1640 26 July 1647
Henry Pelham 30 July 1647 5 August 1647
William Lenthall 6 August 1647 20 April 1653
Francis Rous 5 July 1653 12 December 1653
William Lenthall 4 September 1654 22 January 1655
Sir Thomas Widdrington 17 September 1656 4 February 1658
Chaloner Chute 27 January 1659 9 March 1659
Sir Liselbone Long 9 March 1659 14 March 1659
Thomas Bampfylde 16 March 1659 22 April 1659
[[William Lenthall] 7 May 1659 13 January 1660
William Say 13 January 1660 21 January 1660
William Lenthall 21 January 1660 16 March 1660
Sir Harbottle Grimston 25 April 1660 29 December 1660
Sir Edward Turnour 8 May 1661 23 May 1671
Sir Job Charlton 4 February 1673 18 February 1673
Sir Edward Seymour 18 February 1673 11 April 1678
Sir Robert Sawyer 11 April 1678 6 May 1678
Sir Edward Seymour 6 May 1678 24 January 1679
Sir William Gregory 15 March 1679 12 July 1679
Sir William Williams 21 October 1680 28 March 1681
Sir John Trevor 19 May 1685 2 July 1687
Henry Powle 22 January 1689 6 February 1690 Whig
Sir John Trevor 20 March 1690 14 March 1695 Whig
Paul Foley 14 March 695 7 July 1698 Tory
Sir Thomas Littleton 6 December 1698 19 December 1700 Whig
Robert Harley 10 February 1701 5 April 1705 Tory
John Smith 25 October 1705 13 April 1708 Whig
Sir Richard Onslow 16 November 1708 21 September 1710 Whig
William Bromley 25 November 1710 8 August 1713 Tory
Sir Thomas Hanmer 16 February 1714 15 January 1715 Tory
Sir Spencer Compton 17 March 1715 5 August 1727 Whig
Arthur Onslow 23 January 1728 20 March 1761 Whig
Sir John Cust 3 November 1761 17 January 1770 Tory
Sir Fletcher Norton 22 January 1770 1 September 1780 Tory
Charles Cornwall 31 October 1780 2 January 1789 Tory
William Grenville 5 January 1789 7 June 1789 Tory
Henry Addington 8 June 1789 10 February 1801 Tory
Sir John Mitford 11 February 1801 9 February 1802 Tory
Charles Abbot 10 February 1802 2 June 1817 Tory
Charles Manners-Sutton 2 June 1817 29 December 1834 Tory
James Abercromby 19 February 1835 15 May 1839 Whig
Charles Shaw-Lefevre 27 May 1839 21 March 1857 Whig
John Evelyn Denison 30 April 1857 7 February 1872 Liberal
Henry Brand 9 February 1872 25 February 1884 Liberal
Arthur Peel 26 February 1884 9 April 1895 Liberal
William Gully 10 April 1895 7 June 1905 Liberal
James Lowther 8 June 1905 13 May 1921 Conservative
John Whitley 1921 1928 Liberal
Edward Fitzroy 1928 1943 Conservative
Clifton Brown 1943 1951 Conservative
William Morrison 1951 1959 Conservative
Sir Harry Hylton-Foster 1959 1965 Conservative
Horace King 1965 1971 Labour
Selwyn Lloyd 1971 1976 Conservative
George Thomas 3 February 1976 10 June 1983 Labour
Bernard Weatherill 11 June 1983 9 April 1992 Conservative
Betty Boothroyd 27 April 1992 23 October 2000 Labour
Michael Martin 23 October 2000 21 June 2009 Labour
John Bercow 22 June 2009 current incumbent Conservative

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