Former Chancellors 1592 -

Order Period of Appointment Office-Holder
23 1998  - Mary Terese Winifred Robinson
22 1985 - 1998 Francis Joseph Charles O’Reilly
21 1982 – 1984 William Bedell Stanford
20 1963 – 1982 Frederick Henry Boland
19 1927 – 1963 Rupert Edward Cecil Lee Guinness, second Earl of Iveagh
18 1908 – 1927 Edward Cecil Guinness, first Earl of Iveagh
17 1885 – 1908 Laurence Parsons, fourth Earl of Rosse
16 1867 – 1885  Hugh McCalmont Cairns, first Earl of Cairns
15 1862 – 1867 William Parsons, third Earl of Rosse
14 1851 – 1862 John George De La Poer Beresford
13 1805 – 1851  Ernest Augustus, Duke of Cumberland
12 1771 – 1805 William Henry, first Duke of Gloucester and Edinburgh
11 1765 – 1771  John Russell, fourth Duke of Bedford
10 1751 – 1765 William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland
9 1728 – 1751 Frederick Louis, Prince of Wales
  1727 – 1728 Vacant
8 1716 – 1727 George Augustus, Prince of Wales (King George II (1727 - 60)
7 1688 – 1716  James Butler, second Duke of Ormonde
6 1645 – 1688 James Butler, twelfth Earl and first Duke of Ormonde
5 1633 – 1645 William Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury
4 1612 – 1633 George Abbot, Archbishop of Canterbury
3 1601 – 1612 Robert Cecil
2 1598 – 1601 Robert Devereux, second Earl of Essex
1 1592 – 1598 William Cecil, Lord Burghley