Stinson, Edward, a minister of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, was born in Fayette County, Tenn., July 18, 1837. He united with the Church in 1845, was licensed to preach in 1852, and the same year joined the Memphis Conference. He died at his father's residence in Tippah County, Miss., Sept. 18, 1855. See Minutes of Annual Conferences of the M.E. Church, South, 1855, p. 600.