Bond, Jefferson a minister in the Methodist Episcopal Church. South, was born in -New Hanover County, N. C., April 8, 1801. He was converted in 1828, licensed to exhort in 1831, to preach in 1833, and in 1838 entered the Alabama Conference. He had no settled home, and was poorly educated, yet by diligence he became quite well-read. After spending several years as a superannuate, he died in December, 1862. Mr. Bond was modest, pure- minded, and faithful. See Minutes of Annual Conferences of the M. E. Church South, 1863, p.461.