Silas George Jenkins (1878-1962)
Silas George Jenkins was born at Carclaze, St Austell, Cornwall, the grandson of Mary Minnear, a pioneering Bible Christian female preacher. He worked as a pupil teacher and then went into business in St Bude.
Jenkins entered the Bible Christian ministry in 1899. He exercised his ministry in home circuits for thirty years.
Source: Oliver Beckerlegge, United Methodist Ministers and their Circuits 1797-1932 (1968) and Methodist Recorder 26 Jul.1962, 4.