Source: SPCK Missionaries 1805 to 1835 (Rev Frank Perry, The Church In Madras 1904)
Biography: JOSEPH FAWCETT BEDDY Born 1795 in Ireland; educated at Trinity College, Dublin; ordained deacon and priest and arrived at Madras 1824; ministered at Nellore to Europeans, Eurasians, and native Christians from 1824 to 1826, when his health gave way and he went home. His wife died on the voyage. He graduated B.A. 1826, M.A. 1829, and became Vicar of St. Thomas, Monmouth, in 1832.