William Lindsay Darling


Australia: New South Wales


William Lindsay Darling was the brother of Sir Ralph Darling, Governor of Mauritius 1819-1824 and Governor of New South Wales 1825-1831, who had himself had experience of the slave colonies in Grenada in his earlier years.


Brian H. Fletcher, ‘Darling, Sir Ralph (1772–1858)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2004); online edn, May 2009 http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/7157 [accessed 17/10/2012].