Parkes, Hilma Olivia Edla Johanna

Swedish born political organiser, feminist and suffragist. After emigrating to Sydney, she became a ward-sister at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. She joined the Womanhood Suffrage League of New South Wales in 1897, becoming one of its eight vice-presidents and then in 1902, formed the Women's Liberal League of New South Wales.

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Born
Skövde, Skaraborg, Sweden
10 May 1859
Arrived Sydney
1883
Died
Neutral Bay, Sydney
25 Mar 1909
Buried
27 Mar 1909
Name
Alternate
Molyneux Parkes, Hilma
Birth
Ekenberg, Hilma Olivia Edla Johanna
1859 - 1888
Occupation
Position
1883
02 Dec 1902