Born: Feb­ru­a­ry 25, 1841, Duf­field, Der­by­shire, Eng­land.

Died: Feb­ru­a­ry 22, 1895, Phil­a­del­phia, Penn­syl­van­ia.

Buried: Mount Mo­ri­ah Ce­me­te­ry, Phil­a­del­phia, Penn­syl­van­ia.



Enoch was the son of Re­ver­end James and Har­ri­et Stubbs.

He em­i­grat­ed from Eng­land to Am­er­i­ca in 1865, set­tling in Phil­a­del­phia, Penn­syl­van­ia.

He joined the Wilm­ing­ton, Del­a­ware, Con­fer­ence of the Me­thod­ist Church, then trans­ferred to the Phil­a­del­phia Con­fer­ence in 1878.

He served at the Cen­tral Church, Thir­teenth and Vine Streets; the Whar­ton Street Church; St. John’s, Thir­teenth Street; the As­bu­ry Church; and fin­ally, from 1894 un­til his death, at the Ken­sing­ton Si­lo­am Me­thod­ist Epis­co­pal Church, Thomp­son Street and Sus­que­han­na Av­e­nue.

Stubbs was noted as a teach­er of Bib­li­cal his­to­ry and ge­o­gra­phy, be­ing one of the prin­ci­pal Chau­tau­qua lec­tur­ers in those ar­eas.