Details of AUGUSTUS YOUNKER

Born: c1830

Died: 1867

Source: Clergymen who where neither Chaplins nor Missionaries (Rev Frank Perry, The Church In Madras 1904)

Biography: AUGUSTUS YOUNKER was the son of Mr. Joseph Younker, the Lay Agent of the S.P.C.K., who died at Negapatam in 1840. He was ordained deacon in 1851, and priest in 1857. Between those dates he was employed by the Bishop and the Additional Clergy Society as Incumbent of Pulicut, where there was a combination of European, Eurasian, and mission work. In 1857 he became assistant secretary of the Vepery Mission Press. He is said to have died in 1867.