Aldermen, Lord Mayors, Sheriffs

A note about these lists:

Some are excel spreadsheets marked download. Others are live on this site - view now. The former may be of use to researchers or historians, but are updated more infrequently. The latter are intended for day to day use by those seeking simply to check a contemporary name or date etc. Researchers and archivists seeking a full historical record of ALL lord mayors and sheriffs are invited to contact the webmaster.

view now Court of Aldermen (current at July 2018)

view now Lord Mayors and Sheriffs (since 1979, non aldermanic sheriffs, since 1943) together with the Election Addresses of recent non aldermanic sheriffs, which serve to give a potted biography of the office holder at the time of their election)

download Past Lord Mayors and Sheriffs since 1189 NB Three tabs on excel ss - LM’s, Sheriffs, and both.

download Aldermen (1222-2017) see also books by Beaven and Chalstrey, below.

link Mayors and Sheriffs of London (MASL) (1190 - 1558, 1559 -1642, 1643 -1750) sponsored by the University of Toronto Library


The Aldermen of the City of London Temp. Henry III - 1912

By Alfred P Beaven

Contains comprehensive lists of and biographical notes upon the aldermen of the City. It also includes extensive materials on the relationship of the various aldermen to the livery companies and to Parliament. Originally published in two volumes, it is here given in one.

The Aldermen of the City of London, 1900-2010 by Sir John Chalstrey 

(Lord Mayor 1995-96)  ISBN 9780852030905 

© Nigel Pullman 2018