1815 – Sir Henry Barkly was born 24th of February in in Monteagle, Rossshire, Scotland.
1845-1848 – He represented Leominster in the British House of Commons.
1853 – Sir Henry Barkly was appointed Governor and commander-in-chief of British Guiana and Jamaica.
1856 – Barkly was appointed Governor of Victoria.
1863 – He was moved to the government of Mauritius.
1870 – Sir Henry Barkly was sent to the Cape of Good Hope as Governor.
1898 – Sir Henry Barkly died on the 20th of October.