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Henry Christian – the great-great grandson of Fletcher Christian (born 25.9.1764) visits San Francisco

Posted on September 24th, 2013 by The British Newspaper Archive

Fletcher Christian, the leader of the mutineers on HMS Bounty in 1789, was born in Eaglesfield (near Cockermouth) on 25 September 1764. As we’re always fascinated by people’s ancestry, here is a very interesting newspaper article from 1894 that reports on a visit to San Francisco by Fletcher Christian’s gg-grandson, Henry Christian. Read our blog […]