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Masters of St John's College, Cambridge

16th Master, William Whitaker
16th Master, William Whitaker
24th Master, Humphrey Gower
24th Master, Humphrey Gower
33rd Master, William Henry Bateson
33rd Master, William Henry Bateson
36th Master, Ernest Alfred Benians
36th Master, Ernest Alfred Benians

In chronological order, with year of election.

1. Robert Shorton (1511)
2. Alan Percy (1516)
3. Nicholas Metcalfe (1518)
4. George Day (1537)
5. John Tayler (1538)
6. William Bill (1546)
7. Thomas Lever (1551)
8. Thomas Watson (1553)
9. George Bullock (1554)
10. James Pilkington (1559)
11. Leonard Pilkington (1561)
12. Richard Longworth (1564)
13. Nicholas Shepherd (1569)
14. John Still (1574)
15. Richard Howland (1577)
16. William Whitaker (1586)
17. Richard Clayton (1595)
18. Owen Gwyn (1612)
19. William Beale (1633)
20. John Arrowsmith (1644)
21. Anthony Tuckney (1653)
22. Peter Gunning (1661)
23. Francis Turner (1670)
24. Humphrey Gower (1679)
25. Robert Jenkin (1711)
26. Robert Lambert (1727)
27. John Newcome (1735)
28. William Samuel Powell (1765)
29. John Chevallier (1775)
30. William Craven (1789)
31. James Wood (1815)
32. Ralph Tatham (1839)
33. William Henry Bateson (1857)
34. Charles Taylor (1881)
35. Robert Forsyth Scott (1908)
36. Ernest Alfred Benians (1933)
37. James Mann Wordie (1952)
38. John Sandwith Boys Smith (1959)
39. Philip Nicholas Seton Mansergh (1969)
40. Francis Harry Hinsley (1979)
41. Robert Aubrey Hinde (1989)
42. Peter Goddard (1994)
43. Richard Perham (2004)
44. Christopher Dobson (2007)