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The 1820 Settler Correspondence
 as preserved in the National Archives, Kew
 and edited by Sue Mackay

Additonal Information

This is pre 1820 information mainly taken from actual images of UK parish registers and other primary sources which I have personally researched. Further information about the settlers and their families once they reached the Cape can be found at

Sue Mackay

McCLELAND, Francis - Extra Data


(member of PARKER's Party)


(1820 correspondence filed under C)


Death Notice (Cape Archives) says he was born in County Longford, Ireland, the son of Francis McCLELAND and Margaret BEATTY, but his father's name was actually Frederick.


Register of Trinity College, Dublin


McCLELAND, FRANCIS, Pen. (Mr Irwin) Oct 7, 1811, aged 18; son of Frederick, Mercator; b Longford B.A. Vern 1817


Family Search



Frederick McCLELAND married Margaret BEATTY on 3 February 1785 in Templemichael, County Longford, Ireland


Alexander, son of Frederick McCLELLAND and Margaret BEATTY baptised 5 March 1801 in Templemichael, County Longford


Correspondence of his brother John Beatty McCLELAND also filed under C. See also correspondence of William PARKER.

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