Chipohase, John an English minister of the Society of Friends, was born in 1792 at Cotherston. He. was a school-teacher in Stockton for several years, and was recognised as a minister in 1848. He was not often engaged beyond the limits of his own monthly meetings. His manner as a preacher was plain, yet earnest and instructive. He died March 2, 1862. See (Lond.) Annual Monitor, 1863, page 23.