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Barkly, Henry, Sir

Born: 1815 AD
Died: 1898 AD
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.