1871-1924. Bishop of Zanzibar. Brought up as an Evangelical, he early became through school and university an extreme Anglo-Catholic. Graduating with a first in theology at Oxford, he served curacies in London before going to Africa under the auspices of Universities' Mission to Central Africa. Initially he was concerned in educational work and in the training of ordinands. In 1908 he was made bishop of Zanzibar, in which country he served until his death with zeal and a love for souls, but with all the strength and weaknesses of a nature akin to fanaticism.
He is best remembered for his opposition to the tentative scheme of reunion proposed at Kikuyu for the Protestant churches in
See H.M. Smith, Frank, Bishop of Zanzibar 1871-1924 (1926).