Source: CMS Missionaries (Rev Frank Perry, The Church In Madras 1904)
Biography: ANTONY BIRD VALPY was born in England in 1830. He went to the C.M. College in 1852; was ordained deacon by the Bishop of Lichfield in 1855, and went out to Tinnevelly. There he worked till 1861 , when he returned home. He became afterwards Rector of Stanford Dingley.