Alexander Buchanan


Australia: South Australia


Alexander Buchanan, a pioneering settler in South Australia, was born in Glasgow in 1810, 'the son of a Scots coffee planter in Jamaica'. Online genealogical material identifies him as the son of Alexander Buchanan of Newport, St Mary in Jamaica. LBS has not to date verified this.

Sources [accessed 17/08/2019]. Alexander Buchanan in South Australia was an agent for Frederick Hansborough Dutton, who with his brothers has an entry in the Australian Dictionary of Biography as pastoralists, [accessed 17/08/2019].