Order of Malta: Grand Masters: 1798-1803 - Archontology.org

Order of Malta: Grand Masters: 1798-1803

CALENDAR: Julian/Gregorian; LANGUAGES: Russian - original in parentheses (modern orthography) [except for Footnote 6]; TRANSLITERATION: GOST-1983; OTHER: English equivalents
Velikij Magistr Deržavnogo Ordena Svjatogo Ioanna Ierusalimskogo (Великий Магистр Державного Ордена Святого Иоанна Иерусалимского) | Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Saint John of Jerusalem [1]
13/24 Nov 1798 - 11/23 (or 12/24) Mar 1801 Pavel I (Павел I) [2][3]
Poručik Velikogo Magistra (Поручик Великого Магистра) | Deputy to the Grand Master [4]
12/24 Mar 1801 - 28 Jan/9 Feb 1803 graf Nikolaj Ivanovič Saltykov (граф Николай Иванович Салтыков) [5][6]

[1] Corresponds to Magnus Magister in the period ending 1798.
[2] Also in Russia as Imperator i Samoderžec Vserossijskij (Император и Самодержец Всероссийский) | Emperor and Autocrat of All Russia.
[3] Assumed the office of the Grand Master by a proclamation of 13/24 Nov 1798; formally installed at a ceremony held in the Winter Palace of St. Petersburg on 29 Nov/10 Dec 1798; imperial manifesto on the assumption of the office of the Grand Master was published on 16/27 Dec 1798.
[4] Corresponds to Locumtenens Magni Magistri in the period ending 1798.
[5] Appointed and took office 30 Mar/10 Apr 1799, representing the Grand Master in formal proceedings of the Order; during the vacancy in the office of the Grand Master, exercised the duties of the head of the Order (solely in Russia).
[6] Locumtenens Magni Magistri (by Papal appointment)
  ? ? 1802 - 28 Jan/9 Feb 1803 Giuseppe Caracciolo dei marchesi di Sant'Eramo
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