Details of WILLIAM JOHN AISLABIE

Born: 1805

Died: 1876

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

Biography: WILLIAM JOHN AISLABIE was born in London in 1805, being the son of Benjamin Aislabie. He was educated at Eton; matriculated at Trinity College, Cambridge, in 1826; graduated in honours B.A. 1830; and won the Tyrwhitt Hebrew scholar ship the same year. He was appointed Chaplain 1830. He served at Secunderabad from 1831 to 1834, when he obtained an appointment in Van Diemen's Land and left India. He was appointed Rector of Alpheton in Suffolk in 1848, and retained the appointment till his death in 1876.