Source: Chaplains in the HEIC 1805 to 1835 (Rev Frank Perry, The Church In Madras 1904)
Biography: CHARLES HENRY SAMPSON was the eldest son of James Sampson of Hanover Square, London. Born 1768. Matriculated at Magdalen Hall, Oxford, in 1802; graduated B.A. 1805, M.A. 1810. In that year he was appointed a Chaplain. On arrival at Madras he was posted to Cannanore, where he served for two years. He returned home in 1813, took the degrees of B.D. and D.D. at Oxford the same year, and resigned the service in 1815.