Custos Rotulorum of Cheshire
- Richard Sampson, Bishop of Coventry and Lichfield bef. 1544–1547
- Sir Thomas Holcroft 1548–1558
- Richard Harpour 1558–?
- William Gerard bef. 1564 – bef. 1573
- Sir Edward Fitton bef. 1573–1579
- Sir Hugh Cholmondeley (the elder) 1579–1597
- Sir Hugh Cholmondeley (the younger) 1597–1601
- Sir John Egerton 1601–1614
- Sir George Booth, 1st Baronet 1621–1644
- Sir Orlando Bridgeman 1644–1646?
- Sir George Booth, 2nd Baronet 1660–1673
- Lord Henry Booth 1673–1682
- William Stanley, 9th Earl of Derby 1682–1688
- William Herbert, 1st Marquess of Powis 1688–1689
- Henry Booth, 2nd Baron Delamere 1689–1694
For later custodes rotulorum, see Lord Lieutenant of Cheshire.
- Institute of Historical Research - Custodes Rotulorum 1544-1646
- Institute of Historical Research - Custodes Rotulorum 1660-1828