Source: Chaplains in the Jurisdiction of the Presidency of Fort St George from 1647 to 1805 (Rev Frank Perry, The Church In Madras 1904)
Biography: GEORGE SWYNFEN son of Samuel Swynfen of Birmingham, gent. He matriculated at Pembroke College Oxford in 1737 aged 19; he graduated B.A. from Merton College Oxford 1741, and proceeded to M.A., 1746. He arrived at Fort St. David in 1749, and died at Fort St. George Nov. 1750, of a rapid consumption.