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Former Commissioners of Yukon Territory


Lieutenant Governors are appointed by the Governor General on the recommendation of the Prime Minister of Canada and the Federal Cabinet. The appointment is for a period of not less than five years and the salary is paid by the federal government.

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Dates of OfficeCommissioner(Born - Died)
17 Aug 1897 - 5 Jul 1898James Morrow Walsh(b. 1840 - d. 1905)
5 Jul 1898 - 11 Mar 1901William Ogilvie(b. 1846 - d. 1912)
11 Mar 1901 - 8 Feb 1902James Hamilton Ross(b. 1856 - d. 1932)
8 Feb 1902 - 15 Aug 1902Henry William Newlands(b. 1862 - d. 1954)
15 Aug 1902 - 4 Mar 1903Zachary Taylor Wood(b. 1860 - d. 19...)
4 Mar 1903 - 29 Oct 1904Frederick Tennyson Congdon(b. 1858 - d. 1932)
20 Dec 1904 - 27 May 1905Zachary Taylor Wood(b. 1860 - d. 19...)
27 May 1905 - 31 Dec 1906William Wallace Burns McInnes(b. 1871 - d. 1954)
17 Jun 1907 - 1 Jun 1911Alexander L. Henderson(b. 1861 - d. 1940)
1 Feb 1912 - 13 Oct 1916George Black(b. 1873 - d. 1965)
13 Oct 1916 - 1 Apr 1918George Norris Williams
1 Apr 1918 - 1924George Patton Mackenzie(b. 1873 - d. 1953)
1 Apr 1925 - Dec 1927Percy Bearisto Reid(b. ... - d. 1927)
1 Apr 1928 - 30 Jun 1932George Ian MacLean
30 Jun 1932 - Jul 1946George Allan Jeckell(b. 1880 - d. 1950)
18 Sep 1947 - 15 Aug 1950John Edward Gibben(b. 1901)
15 Aug 1950 - 15 Oct 1951Andrew Harold Gibson
15 Oct 1951 - 5 Nov 1952Frederick Fraser(b. 1895)
5 Nov 1952 - 8 Jun 1955Wilfred George Brown
8 Jun 1955 - 1 May 1962Frederick Howard Collins
1 May 1962 - 7 Nov 1966Gordon Robertson Cameron
7 Nov 1966 - 1 Jul 1976James Smith
1 Jul 1976 - 1 Nov 1978Arthur MacDonald Pearson(b. 1938)
1 Nov 1978 - 20 Jan 1979Frank Boyd Fingland(b. 1928)
20 Jan 1979- 9 Oct 1979Ione Jean Christensen(b. 1933)
9 Oct 1979 - 27 Mar 1986Douglas Leslie Dewey Bell(b. 1926)
27 Mar 1986 - 12 Jun 1995John Kenneth McKinnon(b. 1936)
12 Jun 1995 - 1 Oct 2000Judy Gingell(b. 1948)
1 Oct 2000 - 1 Dec 2005Jack Cable(b. 1934)
1 Dec 2005 - 1 Dec 2010Geraldine Van Bibber(b. 1951)
1 Dec 2010 - Doug Phillips(b. 1946)

See also
Lieutenant Governors of Canada
Yukon Territory

External Links
Commissioner of Yukon Territory Official Website


Copyright Craig I.W. Marlatt