Details of POINTZ STEWART

Born: 1797

Died: 1834

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

Biography: POINTZ STEWART was born in 1797, being the eldest son of Pointz Stewart of Hartley Court in the county of Berks. He was educated at Edinburgh under the KRv. J. Porteous; matriculated at Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge, 1814; graduated B.A. 1819; and appointed a Chaplain in 1821. During his service he assumed the additional name of Seymour before his surname. He died at Arcot in 1834. Stewart served at St. Thomas Mount, Bellary, Belgaum, Quilon, Cannanore, and Arcot.