Anyon, John an English Congregational minister, was born at Whittle, near Chorley, in the year 1796. He was ordained at Inglewhite, near Preston, and afterwards removed to Pendlebury, near Manchester. In 1845 Mr. Anyon accepted a call to Park, near Ramsbottom, where he labored with much success nearly twenty-two years. He died Nov. 7, 1867. See (Lond.) Congregational Year-book, 1869, p. 238.