This page uses content from Wikipedia and is licensed under CC BY-SA.

List of colonial governors in 1772

This is a list of the governors of colonies, protectorates, or other dependencies in 1772. Where applicable, native rulers are also listed.



  • Danish West Indies
    1. Frederik Moth, Governor-General (1770–1772)
    2. Ulrich Wilhelm von Roepstorff, Governor-General (1772–1773)

Great Britain


  • Angola
    1. Francisco Inocéncio de Sousa Coutinho, Governor of Angola (1764–1772)
    2. António de Lencastre, Governor of Angola (1772–1779)
  • Macau – Diogo Fernandes Salema e Saldanha, Governor of Macau (1771–1777)