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Andrew Cory (1794-1833)

Andrew Cory was born at Moorwenstow in Cornwall. He was converted in 1816 and entered the Bible Christian ministry in 1818. Cory served as President of Conference in 1829, Missions Treasurer 1829-31 and Missions Secretary 1833. He was drowned on 24th September 1833 while on his way to the St Neot Quarterly meeting.

Source: Oliver Beckerlegge, United Methodist Ministers and their Circuits 1797-1932 (1968), and F. W. Bourne, The Bible Christians Their Origin and History 1815-1900 (1905), pp.218-219

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