SPRING, Francis. 17?? — 18??. Rev. Missionary of Church Missionary Society in India. Chaplain in Tellicherry from before 1817, when he founded a school there. Returned in 1824.
Publications: Outlines of a Grammar of the Malayalim Language, as spoken in the Provinces of North and South Malabar and the Kingdoms of Travancore and Cochin. Madras 1839.
– A catechism and some biblical translations in Malayālam.
Sources: A few notes in The Missionary Register, etc.