Source: CMS Missionaries (Rev Frank Perry, The Church In Madras 1904)
Biography: ROBERT HENRY VICKERS was born in Ireland in 1830. He graduated B.A. at Trinity College. Dublin, in 1855 after a short residence at the C.M. College, Islington; he was ordained deacon the same year by the Bishop of London, and went to Travancore. He was ordained priest by the Bishop of Madras in 1856. He married a daughter of the Rev. T. Brotherton of the S.P.G. mission at Nazareth. He went home in 1860 and gave up the work.