Clergyman. Assistant chaplain at St Paul's, Colombo, Ceylon, 1834; chaplain at Trincomalee, 1840; archdeacon of Kandy, 1870; retired 1871. Edited the Ceylon Chronicle, 1837–8. Collected plants for George Henry Kendrick Thwaites.
Sources: Alum. Cantab. Beven, F. L. 1946: 53–4 Desmond, Ray 1994 Lewis, J. P. 1913: 438
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