Examples from the Web for self-elected
He would not, at any rate, extend his self-elected office of chorus so far as to include her.
Mr. Hurst knew that they wanted to take him before their own self-elected court, and went without hesitation.My Days and Nights on the Battle-Field|Charles Carleton Coffin
Georgia has disavowed the act of the self-constituted, self-elected minority convention that acted in her name.
Then away with parliaments and associations of chess, and their self-elected speaker, "Fairplay."The Exploits and Triumphs, in Europe, of Paul Morphy, the Chess Champion|Frederick Milnes Edge
You cannot be pitied by your friends and equals, only by your self-elected superiors.Nights in London|Thomas Burke