Details of HENRY CARTWRIGHT BANKES

Born: 1787

Died: 1824

Source: Chaplains in the HEIC 1805 to 1835 (Rev Frank Perry, The Church In Madras 1904)

Biography: HENRY CARTWRIGHT BANKES was the son of William Bankes of Boraston, Shropshire. Born 1787. Matriculated at All Souls College, Oxford, in 1806. He migrated to St. Alban's Hall before graduating B.A. in 1812. He was appointed a Chaplain in 1814; served at Trichinopoly from 1815 till 1823, and then for a short time at Secunderabad. He died in India in 1824.