Henry Wilkinson (1799-1866)
Henry Wilkinson was born in Keighley, Yorkshire. He was converted as a sixteen years old apprentice and after entering into business at Addingham in his native county, he became a local preacher and class leader. Wilkinson entered the Wesleyan ministry in 1825 and exercised an active circuit ministry until shortly before his death, which occurred while he was stationed at Hornsea in Lincolnshire.
Source: Minutes of Conference 1866