Champion, George a Congregational minister, was born in Connecticut in 1809. He graduated from Yale College in 1831, and from Andover Theological Seminary in 1834; was ordained and became a missionary to South Africa the same year, and died at Santa Cruz, W. I., Dec. 17, 1841. See Trien. Cat. of Andover Theol. Sem. 1870, p. 107.