Details of EDWARD JARRETT JONES

Born: 1810

Died: 1842

Source: SPG Missionaries 1826 to 1835 (Rev Frank Perry, The Church In Madras 1904)

Biography: EDWARD JARRETT JONES Born 1810; arrived at Calcutta in 1832 with Bishop Wilson of Calcutta; was a student at Bishop's College, Calcutta; ordained deacon at Calcutta 1833 and priest at Tanjore 1835. Stationed at Tanjore 1833-34, and at Cuddalore 1834-42, when he died. It is recorded on the monument over his grave that he was at the time of his death domestic missionary Chaplain to the Bishop of Madras. He ministered at Cuddalore to Europeans and Eurasians whilst carrying on his mission work.