Source: CMS Missionaries (Rev Frank Perry, The Church In Madras 1904)
Biography: EDWARD NEWMAN was born in England in 1812; was at the C.M. College, Islington, for one year in 1835; was ordained deacon in 1843, and priest in 1844, by the Bishop of London; went to Tinnevelly in 1845; and retired from the mission field in 1850. He afterwards became Vicar of Ecclesall in Yorkshire. He died in 1880.