September 6, 1804, Manchester, Lancashire, England.

May 14, 1876, Macclesfield, Cheshire, England.


Greg was educated by Dr. Lant Carpenter in Bristol, and at Edinburgh University. He owned Lowerhouse Mill in Bollington, Cheshire, near Macclesfield, and addresses he gave at services conducted for his workers were published posthumously in 1877 as A Layman’s Legacy. His other works include:

  1. Around My Path Life’s Mysteries
  2. Father, the Light and Darkness
  3. My Soul in Death Was Sleeping
  4. Slowly, Slowly Darkening
  5. Stay, Master, Stay upon This Heavenly Hill

Greg’s burial place