Source: CMS Missionaries (Rev Frank Perry, The Church In Madras 1904)
Biography: JAMES SPRATT was born in India about 1820 and educated at the C.M. Institution, Madras. He was employed by the Society as a catechist 1843-45, and was ordained deacon in 1845, and priest in 1847, by the Bishop of Madras. He died at his post in Tinnevelly in 1854.