Details of GEORGE YATES HEYNE

Born: c1813

Died: 1880

Source: SPG Missionary (Rev Frank Perry, The Church In Madras 1904)

Biography: GEORGE YATES HEYNE was country born and bred. He was educated at Bishop's College, Calcutta; ordained deacon in 1839, and priest in 1840, by the Bishop of Madras. Like William Hickey, he preferred work among Europeans, and he found his opportunity at Trichinopoly 1847-53, and at Negapatam 1853-77. At both places there was pastoral work among native Christians, and evangelistic work as well. He was pensioned in 1878, and died in 1880.