Berriman John an English clergyman, brother of Dr. William Berriman, was born in 1689, and educated at St. Edmund's Hall, Oxford. After taking orders, he was for many years curate of St. Swithin and lecturer of St. Mary, Aldermanbury; but in 1744 he was presented to the rectory of St. Albans, which he retained until his death, Dec. 8, 1768. He published, Eight Sermons at Lady Moyer's Lecture (1741); and some single sermons. See Chalmers, Biog. Dict. 5, 141; Allibone, Dict. of British and American Authors, s.v.