Carrell, Benjamin a Presbyterian minister, was born at Tinicum, Pa., Jan. 16, 1810. He graduated from Union College in 1834; studied theology for three years in Princeton Theological Seminary; was ordained by the Presbytery of Huntingdon, Oct. 26, 1838; was pastor at Waynesburg and Newton Hamilton, from 1838 to 1844; at Amwell, N. J., from 1844 to 1859; then stated supply at Rosemont; also at, Stockton, closing his service there in 1867; stated supply at Plumsteadville, Pa., from 1868 to 1872; and pastor at Kingwood, N.J., from 1873 to 1877. From 1877 he resided at Lambertville, N.J., until his death, April 26, 1881. See Gen. Cat. of Princeton Theol. Sem. 1881, p. 97.