Story: Clifford, Charles

Charles Clifford

Charles Clifford

A 'high-bred, courteous, kindly, and considerate English gentleman', Charles Clifford was speaker of the Wellington Provincial Council from 1853, and then the House of Representatives from 1854.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Urquhart Album (PA1-q-250)
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How to cite this page:

H. A. L. Laing and K. A. Simpson. 'Clifford, Charles', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1990. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 30 September 2023)