Source: SPCK Missionaries 1805 to 1835 (Rev Frank Perry, The Church In Madras 1904)
Biography: JAMES BAKER MOREWOOD Born at Reading 1804; educated at the Eeading Grammar School, and the C.M.S. College, Islington; ordained at London; arrived at Madras 1828; took charge of the school at Ootacamund for the children of missionaries, and commenced the Nilgiri Mission; resigned 1835. He acted as Chaplain of Ootacamund on the death of Sawyer in 1832. On his return home he became Chaplain of St. George's Hospital, London.