April 19, 1813, New Hope, Pennsylvania.

March 25, 1877, Camden, New Jersey.

Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Converted at a Methodist camp meeting in Paulsboro, New Jersey, Stockton was ordained in 1832, and served in the New Jersey Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church. He was known as an active evangelist. His wife was Ann Stockton. His works include:

  1. Hallowed Cross, The
  1. Belfast
  2. Closer to Thee
  3. Glory to His Name
  4. Sympathy
  5. Trust