The Netherlands: Presidents of the National Assembly: 1796-1798

According to the Standing Orders approved on 25 Mar 1796 and its subsequent modifications, president's term begins at midnight between Saturday and Sunday following his election on Friday. The record appearing below is based on Saturday 24:00/Sunday 00:00 transition mode.
President van de Nationale Vergadering, representerende het Volk van Nederland [1]
1 Mar 1796 - 17 Mar 1796 Pieter Josiasz. Paulus
17 Mar 1796 - 2 Apr 1796 Pieter Leonard Jacobsz. van de Kasteele [2]
3 Apr 1796 - 16 Apr 1796 Albert Johan Woltersz. de Sitter
17 Apr 1796 - 30 Apr 1796 Jan Bernd Hendricksz. Bicker
1 May 1796 - 14 May 1796 Daniël Cornelis Egbertsz. de Leeuw
15 May 1796 - 28 May 1796 Rutger Jan Gerritsz. Schimmelpenninck, heer van Nijenhuis, Peckedam en Gallicum
29 May 1796 - 11 Jun 1796 Joan Arend Jansz. de Vos van Steenwijk. heer van Nijerwal, Oldenhof, Welland en Serooskerke
12 Jun 1796 - 25 Jun 1796 Jacob George Hieronymus Johannsz. Hahn
26 Jun 1796 - 9 Jul 1796 Paulus Jacobsz. Hartog
10 Jul 1796 - 23 Jul 1796 Willem Aernout Antoniusz. de Beveren
24 Jul 1796 - 6 Aug 1796 Ludovicus Timon Johansz. de Kempenaer
7 Aug 1796 - 20 Aug 1796 Jan Pieter Hendriksz. van Wickevoort Crommelin
21 Aug 1796 - 3 Sep 1796 Paulus Emmanuel Anthony Petrusz. de la Court
4 Sep 1796 - 17 Sep 1796 Jacob Jan Jacobsz. Cambier
18 Sep 1796 - 1 Oct 1796 Jacobus Nicolaasz. Kantelaar
2 Oct 1796 - 15 Oct 1796 Tammo Adriaan Tammosz. ten Berge
16 Oct 1796 - 29 Oct 1796 Bernardus Roelofsz. Blok
30 Oct 1796 - 12 Nov 1796 Gerrit David Hermansz. Jordens
13 Nov 1796 - 26 Nov 1796 Abraham Gijsbertus Abrahamsz. Verster
27 Nov 1796 - 10 Dec 1796 IJsbrand IJsbrandsz. van Hamelsveld
11 Dec 1796 - 24 Dec 1796 Cornelis Davidsz. van Lennep
25 Dec 1796 - 7 Jan 1797 Jan Hendrik Samuelsz. Stoffenberg
8 Jan 1797 - 21 Jan 1797 Lambert Engelbert Ottosz. van Eck
22 Jan 1797 - 4 Feb 1797 Willem Derksz. Queysen
5 Feb 1797 - 18 Feb 1797 Carel Jansz. de Vos van Steenwijk, heer van Dikninge en de Hogenhof
19 Feb 1797 - 4 Mar 1797 Hendrik Hendriksz. van Castrop
5 Mar 1797 - 18 Mar 1797 Meinardus Gabinusz. Siderius
19 Mar 1797 - 1 Apr 1797 Cornelis Wilhelmus Jacobusz. de Rhoer
2 Apr 1797 - 15 Apr 1797 Jan Petrusz. Couperus
16 Apr 1797 - 29 Apr 1797 Jacob Abraham Arnoldusz. de Mist
30 Apr 1797 - 13 May 1797 Jan Bernd Hendricksz. Bicker (x)
14 May 1797 - 27 May 1797 Rutger Jan Gerritsz. Schimmelpenninck, heer van Nijenhuis, Peckedam en Gellicum (x)
28 May 1797 - 10 Jun 1797 Gerard Willem Berentsz. van Marle
11 Jun 1797 - 24 Jun 1797 Herman Hendrik Martinusz. Vitringa
25 Jun 1797 - 8 Jul 1797 Johan Herman Bonaventurasz. de Lange
9 Jul 1797 - 22 Jul 1797 Ambrosius Justus Paulusz. Zubli
23 Jul 1797 - 5 Aug 1797 Willem Hendrik Johannesz. Teding van Berkhout, heer van Noord-Scharwoude
6 Aug 1797 - 19 Aug 1797 Scato Hendriksz. Trip
20 Aug 1797 - 31 Aug 1797 Pieter Leonard Jacobsz. van de Kasteele (x)
1 Sep 1797 - 16 Sep 1797 Jan David Davidsz. Pasteur
17 Sep 1797 - 30 Sep 1797 Adrianus Johannesz. Ploos van Amstel
1 Oct 1797 - 14 Oct 1797 Joachim Jacobsz. Nuhout van der Veen
15 Oct 1797 - 28 Oct 1797 Hugo Paulusz. Gevers
29 Oct 1797 - 11 Nov 1797 Jacob Adriaansz. van Manen
12 Nov 1797 - 25 Nov 1797 Pieter Pietersz. Vreede
26 Nov 1797 - 9 Dec 1797 Stefanus Jacobus Carolusz. van Langen
10 Dec 1797 - 23 Dec 1797 Jacobus Pietersz. Blaauw
24 Dec 1797 - 6 Jan 1798 Joan Bernard Joansz. Auffmorth
7 Jan 1798 - 20 Jan 1798 Joannes Franciscus Rudolphus Martinusz. van Hooff
21 Jan 1798 - 22 Jan 1798 Johannes Henricus Theophilusz. Midderigh

[1] Also in official use: Voorzitter (in place of President).
[2] Elected to serve as president ad interim (7 Mar 1796) for the absent incumbent; re-elected as substantive office holder 18 Mar 1796.
Last updated on: 12 Jun 2013 13:19:02