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Western's Chancellors

  1. HELLMUTH, Rev. Isaac [1878 to 1884]
  2. PEACHE, Rev. Alfred [1884 to 1900]
  3. MEREDITH, Chief Justice Richard Martin [1909 to 1916]
  4. ROCHE, William James [1916 to 1929]
  5. COCKSHUTT, Colonel, The Hon. Henry [1929 to 1944]
  6. FERGUSON, The Hon. George Howard [1945 to 1946]
  7. FORD, Arthur Rutherford [1947 to 1955]
  8. IVEY, Richard Green [1955 to 1961]
  9. CRONYN, Verschoyle Philip [1961 to 1967]
  10. TRUEMAN, Albert William [1967 to 1971]
  11. ROBARTS, The Hon. John Parmenter [1972 to 1976]
  12. TAYLOR, John Allyn [1976 to 1980]
  13. IVEY, Richard Macaulay [1980 to 1984]
  14. WELDON, David Black [1984 to 1988]
  15. REUBER, Grant Louis [1988 to 1992]
  16. GERSTEIN, Reva [1992 to 1996]
  17. GODSOE, Peter C. [1996 to 2000]
  18. CLITHEROE, Eleanor [2000 to 2004]
  19. LABATT, Arthur [2004 to 2008]
  20. THOMPSON, John M. [2008 to 2012]
  21. ROTMAN, Joseph [2012 to 2016]

Portraits of most of the former Chancellors are in the Great Hall, Somerville House