Dailey David, a Methodist Episcopal minister, was born in Gloucester County, N. J., March 1, 1792, was converted in 1805, entered the itinerancy in 1812, became superannuated in 1855, and died May 4, 1856. For more than, forty years he was a useful minister and presiding elder, and was especially" proficient in the theology of the plan of salvation." He filled many important stations with uniform and excellent success. He was one of the editors of the revised hymn-book of the Methodist Episcopal Church now in use. — Minutes of Conferences, 6:219.