a Presbyterian minister, was born in Warren County, Tennessee, November 9, 1816. He joined the Elk Presbytery, and was licensed to preach in 1842. After itinerating for some years he settled in the eastern part of Arkansas, in 1849, where he labored until his death, September 13, 1859. See Wilson, Presb. Hist. Almanac, 1862, page 282.