Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 12 July 2020

Parkes, Sir Henrylocked

  • A. W. Martin


Parkes, Sir Henry (1815–1896), politician and journalist in Australia, was born on 27 May 1815 at Motthouse, Canley Hamlet, Warwickshire, the youngest of the six children of Thomas Parkes (b. 1773), a tenant farmer, and his wife, Martha, née Faulconbridge (d...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription

National Library of Australia
University of Durham Library
National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh
Lambeth Palace London
State Library of New South Wales, Mitchell Library, Sydney
National Portrait Gallery, London
British Library, London
D. Pike & others, eds., , 16 vols. (1966–2002)
private collection