Stout, Edward, a minister of the Methodist Episcopal Church, was converted when about twenty-one years of age. In 1813 he was employed to travel on New Mills Circuit, N.J.; and in 1814 he was received on trial into the Philadelphia Conference. After the New Jersey Conference was constituted he became one of its members. In 1846 he was made supernumerary, and settled in Haddonfield, N.J., where he died Nov. 3, 1859. See Minutes of Annual Conferences, 1860, p. 38.