Binning, William an English Wesleyan minister, was born at or near Hornsea, Yorkshire. He was converted at the age of fifteen, entered the ministry in 1817, labored in Jamaica, W. I., until 1826, when he returned to England, and died Dec. 7, 1857, in the sixty-seventh year of his age. His preaching, like his character, was simple, faithful, earnest. See Minutes of the Brit. Conference, 1858.