Parkes, Henry, (Sir) (1815-1896)

Also known as
Faulconbridge (1815-1896)
Wanderer (1815-1896)
Field of activity
politician; journalist
Libraries Australia
http://nla.gov.au/anbd.aut-an35409675
NLA Persistent Identifier
http://nla.gov.au/nla.party-514478

Biographies

Sir Henry Parkes (1815-1896), politician and journalist, was born on 27 May 1815 in Warwickshire, England, youngest of the seven children of Thomas Parks, tenant farmer on Stoneleigh Abbey Estate, and...

View the full record at Australian Dictionary of Biography

Resources for Henry Parkes

Resources by Henry Parkes (174)

  1. Fifty years in the making of Australian history / by Sir Henry Parkes
    Parkes, Henry Sir 1815-1896
    [ Book, Microform, Article : 1892-2000 ]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 52 libraries
    Fifty years in the making of Australian history / by Sir Henry Parkes
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 106.206)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 106.206)

  2. Fifty years in the making of Australian history / by Sir Henry Parkes
    Parkes, Henry Sir 1815-1896
    [ Book, Microform, Article : 1892-2000 ]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 52 libraries
    Fifty years in the making of Australian history / by Sir Henry Parkes
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 76)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 76)

  3. An Emigrant's home letters / by Henry Parkes ; with preface and notes by Annie T. Parkes
    Parkes, Henry Sir, 1815-1896
    [ Book : 1896-1897 ]
    Languages: English;Undetermined, [1 other]
    At 28 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 40.011)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 40.011)

  4. Sir Henry Parkes : his life and work / by Sir Thomas Bavin
    Bavin, Thomas Sir, 1874-1941
    [ Book : 1941 ]
    At 34 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 39.703)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 39.703)

  5. Letter to Lord Leigh / Parkes, Henry (1815-1896)
    Parkes, Henry Sir, 1815-1896
    [ Article : 1844-1999 ]
    View online
    At 6 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 34.371)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 34.371)

  6. Irish immigration : speech of Henry Parkes delivered in the Legislative Assembly of New South Wales on the second reading of "A bill to authorise and regulate assisted immigration", Oct. 14th, 1869
    Parkes, Henry Sir, 1815-1896
    [ Book, Article : 1869-2011 ]
    View online
    At 6 libraries
    Irish immigration : speech of Henry Parkes delivered in the Legislative Assembly of New South Wales on the second reading of "A bill to authorise and regulate assisted immigration", Oct. 14th, 1869
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 33.547)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 33.547)

  7. Speeches on various occasions connected with the public affairs of New South Wales, 1848-1874 / With an introduction by David Blair
    Parkes, Henry, 1815-1896
    [ Book : 1876 ]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 30 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 33.393)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 33.393)

  8. Letters from Menie : Sir Henry Parkes and his daughter / edited by A.W. Martin
    Parkes, Menie, 1839-1915
    [ Book : 1983 ]
    At 49 libraries
    Letters from Menie : Sir Henry Parkes and his daughter / edited by A.W. Martin
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30.967)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30.967)

  9. The Federal government of Australasia : speeches delivered on various occasions (November, 1889-May, 1890) / by Sir Henry Parkes
    Parkes, Henry Sir, 1815-1896
    [ Book : 1890-1984 ]
    At 21 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 28.842)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 28.842)

  10. Letter to Lord Leigh / Parkes, Henry (1815-1896)
    Parkes, Henry Sir, 1815-1896
    [ Article : 1844-1999 ]
    View online
    At 6 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 24.218)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 24.218)

More...

Resources about Henry Parkes (321)

  1. Fifty years in the making of Australian history / by Sir Henry Parkes
    Parkes, Henry Sir 1815-1896
    [ Book, Microform, Article : 1892-2000 ]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 52 libraries
    Fifty years in the making of Australian history / by Sir Henry Parkes
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 103.081)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 103.081)

  2. Sir Henry Parkes : his life and work / by Sir Thomas Bavin
    Bavin, Thomas Sir, 1874-1941
    [ Book : 1941 ]
    At 34 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 40.566)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 40.566)

  3. An Emigrant's home letters / by Henry Parkes ; with preface and notes by Annie T. Parkes
    Parkes, Henry Sir, 1815-1896
    [ Book : 1896-1897 ]
    Languages: English;Undetermined, [1 other]
    At 28 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 39.45)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 39.45)

  4. Letter to Lord Leigh / Parkes, Henry (1815-1896)
    Parkes, Henry Sir, 1815-1896
    [ Article : 1844-1999 ]
    View online
    At 6 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 34.747)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 34.747)

  5. Henry Parkes : a biography / A.W. Martin
    Martin, A. W. (Allan William), 1926-2002
    [ Book, Article : 1980 ]
    At 92 libraries
    Henry Parkes : a biography / A.W. Martin
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 34.217)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 34.217)

  6. Speeches on various occasions connected with the public affairs of New South Wales, 1848-1874 / With an introduction by David Blair
    Parkes, Henry, 1815-1896
    [ Book : 1876 ]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 30 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 32.661)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 32.661)

  7. Irish immigration : speech of Henry Parkes delivered in the Legislative Assembly of New South Wales on the second reading of "A bill to authorise and regulate assisted immigration", Oct. 14th, 1869
    Parkes, Henry Sir, 1815-1896
    [ Book, Article : 1869-2011 ]
    View online
    At 6 libraries
    Irish immigration : speech of Henry Parkes delivered in the Legislative Assembly of New South Wales on the second reading of "A bill to authorise and regulate assisted immigration", Oct. 14th, 1869
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 32.29)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 32.29)

  8. Letters from Menie : Sir Henry Parkes and his daughter / edited by A.W. Martin
    Parkes, Menie, 1839-1915
    [ Book : 1983 ]
    At 49 libraries
    Letters from Menie : Sir Henry Parkes and his daughter / edited by A.W. Martin
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 31.396)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 31.396)

  9. The Federal government of Australasia : speeches delivered on various occasions (November, 1889-May, 1890) / by Sir Henry Parkes
    Parkes, Henry Sir, 1815-1896
    [ Book : 1890-1984 ]
    At 21 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 28.25)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 28.25)

  10. Life of Sir Henry Parkes ... Australian statesman / by Charles E. Lyne
    Lyne, Charles E
    [ Book : 1896-1897 ]
    Languages: English;Undetermined, [1 other]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 27 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 21.761)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 21.761)

More...

No user comments for this person

Add a comment


Show comments and reviews from Amazon users

Possibly related

Digitised newspapers and more

Searching...

Minimise

Diaries, letters, archives

Searching...

Minimise

Archived websites (1996 – now)

Searching...

Minimise

Pictures, photos, objects

Searching...

Minimise

Books

Searching...

Minimise

Music, sound and video

Searching...

Minimise

People and organisations

Searching...

Minimise

Journals, articles and data sets

Searching...

Minimise

Maps

Searching...

Minimise

Lists

Searching...

Minimise
  1. Sir Henry Parkes
    Sir Henry Parkes
    Created by kiamalibrary, 2 items.

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.158)

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.158)

  2. Death of Sir Henry Parkes
    Death of Sir Henry Parkes
    Created by janereynolds1901, 11 items.

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.138)

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.138)

  3. Sir Henry Ayers
    Sir Henry Ayers
    Created by HookJL, 220 items.

    Articles relevant to Sir Henry Ayers research for Ayers House Museum

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.108)

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.108)

  1. Parkes, Maria (1824-1891)
    ... The obsequies of the late Miss Maria Parkes, sister of Sir Henry Parkes, took place at the ...
    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.065)

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.065)

  2. Parkes, Varney (1859-1935)
    ... , seventh child of (Sir) Henry Parkes and his first wife Clarinda, née Varney, both from Birmingham, England.... ...
    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.065)

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.065)

  3. Parkes, Cobden (1892-1978)
    ... Hampton Villa, Balmain, Sydney, youngest of five children of English-born parents Sir Henry Parkes ...
    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.065)

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.065)

  1. PORTRAIT OF THE PREMIER.
    Illustrated Sydney News and New South Wales Agriculturalist and Grazier (NSW : 1872 - 1881) Saturday 14 November 1874 p 10 Article
    ... this month a life size portrait of the Hon. Henry Parkes, Chief Secretary of New South Wales; and   ... those opposed to him politically may regret it, Mr. Parkes seems to occupy a position so secure—so far ... 279 words
    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 2.991)

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 2.991)

  2. MR. QUONG TART IN CEINA.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 13 May 1889 p 5 Article
    ... thank Sydney for the send-off he received, and the letter of introduction given by Sir Henry Parkes, to ... Sir Henry Parkes's action. The whole circumstance, says Mr. Tart, surprised the Canton official mind ... 1929 words
    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 1.228)

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 1.228)

  3. GRAPHOLOGIST REVEALS HIDDEN TRAITS In Famous Personalities In Australia's History No. 7—SIR HENRY PARKES
    The World's News (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 1955) Saturday 10 February 1940 p 7 Article Illustrated
    ... he should have been particularly depresspd. Parkes (1815-1896) had had considerable experience as a ... PARKES The story of Sir Henry Parkes, once an apprentice in the ivory-turning trade, who became Premier ... 764 words
    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.827)

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.827)

  1. Sir Henry Parkes / J.H. Chinner
    Chinner, J. H. ...
    [ Art work : 1893 ]
    Sir Henry Parkes / J.H. Chinner
  2. Portrait of Henry Parkes / Henry Ki...
    King, Henry, 18...
    [ Photograph : 1880 ]
    Portrait of Henry Parkes / Henry King
  3. Plaque of Sir Henry Parkes / T.L
    T. L
    [ Object : 1900 ]
    Plaque of Sir Henry Parkes / T.L
  4. [Figurine of Sir Henry Parkes] Nels...
    Illingworth, Ne...
    [ Object : 1900 ]
    [Figurine of Sir Henry Parkes] Nelson Illingworth sc
  5. Sir Henry Parkes, G.C.M.G., Sydney,...
    Hanhart, M. (Mi...
    [ Art work : 1870-1879 ]
  6. The Hon. Henry Parkes, Chief Secret...
    Scott, Montagu,...
    [ Art work : 1874 ]
  1. A dictionary of modern English usage / by H.W. Fowler
    Fowler, H. W. (Henry Watson), 1858-1933
    [ Book : 1926-1994 ]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 180 libraries
    A dictionary of modern English usage / by H.W. Fowler
    This resource may have relevance to your query (score: 0.583)

    This resource may have relevance to your query (score: 0.583)

  2. Utopia / translated with an introduction by Paul Turner
    More, Thomas Sir, Saint, 1478-1535
    [ Book, Microform, Audio book, Article : 1516-2014 ]
    Languages: English;Latin;Italian;French, [14 others]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 148 libraries
    Utopia / translated with an introduction by Paul Turner
    This resource may have relevance to your query (score: 0.552)

    This resource may have relevance to your query (score: 0.552)

  3. The story of Vaucluse House and Sir Henry Browne Hayes / by Charles H. Bertie
    Bertie, Charles H. (Charles Henry), 1875-1952
    [ Book : 1917-1986 ]
    Read online at Hathi Trust
    View online
    At 34 libraries
    The story of Vaucluse House and Sir Henry Browne Hayes / by Charles H. Bertie
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.481)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.481)

  4. The hound of the Baskervilles / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    Doyle, Arthur Conan Sir, 1859-1930
    [ Book, Audio book, Article : 1900-2014 ]
    Languages: English;Italian;Indonesian;Chinese, [16 others]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 146 libraries
    The hound of the Baskervilles / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.466)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.466)

  1. The first part of King Henry IV / edited by Herbert Weil, Judith Weil
    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
    [ Book, Microform, Audio book, Article : 1598-2014 ]
    Languages: English;Undetermined;German;Polish, [5 others]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 137 libraries
    The first part of King Henry IV / edited by Herbert Weil, Judith Weil
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.459)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.459)

  2. King Solomon's mines / H. Rider Haggard
    Haggard, H. Rider (Henry Rider), 1856-1925
    [ Book, Audio book : 1885-2012 ]
    Languages: English;Arabic;Sundanese;Urdu, [5 others]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 103 libraries
    King Solomon's mines / H. Rider Haggard
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.352)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.352)

  3. The comedy of errors / William Shakespeare
    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
    [ Book, Audio book, Microform : 1779-2012 ]
    Languages: English;Chinese;Spanish;Esperanto, [8 others]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 139 libraries
    The comedy of errors / William Shakespeare
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.199)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.199)

  1. Utopia / translated with an introduction by Paul Turner
    More, Thomas Sir, Saint, 1478-1535
    [ Book, Microform, Audio book, Article : 1516-2014 ]
    Languages: English;Latin;Italian;French, [14 others]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 148 libraries
    Utopia / translated with an introduction by Paul Turner
    This resource may have relevance to your query (score: 0.552)

    This resource may have relevance to your query (score: 0.552)

  2. The hound of the Baskervilles / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    Doyle, Arthur Conan Sir, 1859-1930
    [ Book, Audio book, Article : 1900-2014 ]
    Languages: English;Italian;Indonesian;Chinese, [16 others]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 146 libraries
    The hound of the Baskervilles / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.466)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.466)

  3. The first part of King Henry IV / edited by Herbert Weil, Judith Weil
    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
    [ Book, Microform, Audio book, Article : 1598-2014 ]
    Languages: English;Undetermined;German;Polish, [5 others]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 137 libraries
    The first part of King Henry IV / edited by Herbert Weil, Judith Weil
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.459)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.459)

  4. The first part of King Henry the Fourth / William Shakespeare ; edited by P.H. Davison
    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
    [ Book, Microform, Audio book : 1598-2009 ]
    Languages: English;Chinese;Japanese;German, [3 others]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 93 libraries
    The first part of King Henry the Fourth / William Shakespeare ; edited by P.H. Davison
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.447)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.447)

  1. The adventures of Sherlock Holmes / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    Doyle, Arthur Conan Sir, 1859-1930
    [ Book, Audio book, Article : 1891-2014 ]
    Languages: English;Chinese;Spanish;French, [15 others]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 135 libraries
    The adventures of Sherlock Holmes / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.362)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.362)

  2. Correspondence with Sir W. Denison and J. Parkes
    Grey, Henry George Grey Earl, 1802-1894
    [ Unpublished : 1847-1853 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.222)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.222)

  3. The Nicomachean ethics / Aristotle ; translated with an introd. by David Ross ; rev. by J. O. Urmson
    Aristotle
    [ Book, Microform, Audio book, Article : 1543-2014 ]
    Languages: English;Greek, Ancient (to 1453);Latin;German, [15 others]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 80 libraries
    The Nicomachean ethics / Aristotle ; translated with an introd. by David Ross ; rev. by J. O. Urmson
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.197)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.197)

  1. Website: Culture.gov.au : Australia's culture portal : connecting Australian culture online
    www.culture.gov.au
    Matching pages:
    • Search results - 30/6/2010 and on 4/5/2010
    • ... Parkes look-alike comp... Coin Set - 1 Dollar, Sir Henry Parkes 1815-1896 Commemorative, Uncirculated...
    View 37 matching archived pages
    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.089)

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.089)

  2. Website: Reason in revolt : source documents of Australian radicalism
    www.reasoninrevolt.net.au
    Matching pages:
    View 11 matching archived pages
    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.058)

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.058)

  3. Website: Sir Geoffrey Syme
    www.sirgeoffreysyme.com.au
    Matching pages:
    View 2 matching archived pages
    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.041)

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.041)

  1. Utopia / translated with an introduction by Paul Turner
    More, Thomas Sir, Saint, 1478-1535
    [ Book, Microform, Audio book, Article : 1516-2014 ]
    Languages: English;Latin;Italian;French, [14 others]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 148 libraries
    Utopia / translated with an introduction by Paul Turner
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 0.802)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 0.802)

  2. The hound of the Baskervilles / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    Doyle, Arthur Conan Sir, 1859-1930
    [ Book, Audio book, Article : 1900-2014 ]
    Languages: English;Italian;Indonesian;Chinese, [16 others]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 146 libraries
    The hound of the Baskervilles / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.739)

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.739)

  3. Parkes, Sir Henry (1815-1896).(Narrative biography)
    Encyclopedia of World Biography
    [ Article : 1998 ]
    View online (conditions apply)
    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.668)

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.668)

  4. Ivanhoe
    Scott, Walter Sir, 1771-1832
    [ Book, Audio book, Microform, Article : 1800-2014 ]
    Languages: English;French;Chinese;Hungarian, [15 others]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 120 libraries
    Ivanhoe
    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.632)

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.632)