Colt, Milton a Methodist Episcopal minister, was born in Oswego County, N.Y., in 1810. He received an early religious education; was converted in his twentieth year; licensed to preach in 1830, and in 1833 entered the Pittsburgh Conference. He ended his short but highly successful career January 1, 1836. Mr. Colt was remarkable for his energy and piety. See Minutes of Annual Conferences, 1837, page 484.