Details of HENRY CONSTANTINO HUXTABLE

Born: 1825

Died: 1871

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

Biography: HENRY CONSTANTINO HUXTABLE was born in 1825 at Bristol. He was a Theological Scholar and Associate of King's College, London. He was ordained deacon by the Bishop of London in 1849, and went out to Madras and worked as a missionary at Christianagram from that date till 1852, when he became Principal of the Sawyerpuram Seminary. He was invalided home in 1857. He was Curate-in-charge of Hendford, YeoviL 1858-59, and Rector of Bettiscombe in Dorset, 1859-67, when he was appointed Secretary of the S.P.G. in the island of Mauritius. In 1870 he was nominated and consecrated to the Bishopric of the island. In 1871 he died.