September 26, 1856, Manhattan, New York.
August 26, 1911, Brooklyn, New York.
Brookside Cemetery, Englewood, New Jersey.
A minister, Devins was the son of John Devins and Ann Mahan. He was educated at New York University (BA 1882, AM 1903); Union Theological Seminary, New York City (1887); Centre College, Danville, Kentucky (DD 1901); and Huron College, London, Ontario (LLD, 1909). His works include: