April 19, 1813, New Hope, Pennsylvania.

March 25, 1877, Camden, New Jersey.

Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

John was the husband of Ann Stock­ton.

Converted at a Meth­od­ist camp meeting in Pauls­bo­ro, New Jer­sey, he was ordained in 1832, and served in the New Jer­sey Conference of the Meth­od­ist Epis­co­pal Church. He was known as an active evangelist.

His works include:

  1. Hallowed Cross, The
  1. Belfast
  2. Closer to Thee
  3. Down at the Cross
  4. Sympathy
  5. Trust