Barkly, Henry, Sir

Born: Feb 24, 1815 AD
Died: 1898 AD, at 83 years of age.

Nationality: British
Categories: Administrators, Governor General

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.




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