Source: Chaplains in the HEIC 1805 to 1835 (Rev Frank Perry, The Church In Madras 1904)
Biography: SAMUEL HARTOPP KNAPP was appointed Chaplain in 1827. He arrived at the end of that year and was sent to Vellore. In 1829 he was selected by Bishop Turner to be his Chaplain. But he fell ill, and before the end of the year had to take sick leave and go home. He resigned the service in 1830. He was Eector of Letchworth, Herts, from 1831 to 1858, when he died.