Cannon, Edward, a Methodist Episcopal minister, was born in Princess Anne County, Va., in 1784. He joined the Church in 1803, and in 1807 was admitted into the Virginia Conference, wherein he continued effective until 1822, when he became superannuated. He died Aug. 11, 1833. Mr. Cannon possessed an active, vigorous mind, was studious, popular, and extensively useful. See Minutes of Annual Conferences, 1835, p. 347.