Governor William Henry Lyttelton's Executive Council

Dates: 1756 to 1760

Location Met: Charles Town

William Henry Lyttelton arrived in Charles Town on June 1, 1756 and took the oaths of office and allegiance as the next Royal Governor of South Carolina, replacing Governor James Glen. In 1760, he was appointed the new governor of Jamaica, and he left Charles Town on April 4, 1760, leaving the government in the hands of William Bull, Jr.
James Kinloch of Prince George's, Winyah Parish is known to have served on the Executive Council from 1717 until his death in 1757. He served under Governor Robert Johnson twice, Governor James Moore, Governor Francis Nicholson, Acting Governor Arthur Middleton, Acting Governor Thomas Broughton, Acting Governor William Bull, Governor James Glen, and Governor William Henry Lyttleton.
John Cleland of Prince George's, Winyah Parish is known to have served on the Executive Council from 1740 to 1760. He served under Governor James Glen and Governor William Henry Lyttleton.
On December 15, 1749, the advisors of the Crown appointed William Bull, Jr. as a Member of His Majesty's Council, which was known locally as the Executive Council. He served on the Executive Council under Governor James Glen and Gov. William Henry Lyttelton.
This Author has not found any records of the Executive Council under Governor William Henry Lyttelton. If any become available, summaries will be provided herein.   

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