He was educated at St Catharine's College, Cambridge. He became archdeacon of Calcutta in 1823. He was consecrated bishop in 1835 and died on 5 February 1837. The Times later reported that he had been taken ill at an SPG meeting on 31 January 1837.
- Corrie, Daniel (1856) Familiar Letters; from the Rev. Daniel Corrie, a military chaplain in the service of the E. I. Company, to a subaltern officer in the same service. The rev. writer was subsequently advanced to the Bishopric of Madras. Cockermouth: Printed for private circulation only, at Bailey's office.
- Corrie, Daniel et al. (1847) Memoirs of the Right Rev. Daniel Corrie; compiled chiefly from his own letters and journals, by his brothers, George Elwes Corrie and Henry Corrie. London: Seeley, Burnside, & Seeley
- MacNaghten, Angus (1969) Daniel Corrie, his Family and Friends. London: Johnson ISBN 0853070180
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George John Trevor Spencer