Rev Francis McCleland: From Passage West to the Cape – 1820

This is the third¬†episode in the life and times of the Reverend Francis McCleland [1793-1853]. It chronicles the period from his arrival in Passage West in early 1820 aboard the East Indian from London. Francis had visited the British capital in order to expedite his acceptance as a Settler. Furthermore, William Parker had assigned him … Continue reading Rev Francis McCleland: From Passage West to the Cape – 1820