Crosby, Daniel a Congregational minister, was born in Hampden, Maine, October 8, 1799. He graduated from Yale College in 1823, and completed his theological course at Andover in 1826; became pastor at Conway in 1827, and of Winthrop Church, Charlestown, in 1833; in 1842 entered upon the editorial duties at the Mission House in Boston, and died February 28, 1843. He published a small work on the Character of Christ, and several Sermons. See Sprague, Annals of the Amer. Pulpit, 4:822.