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Philip Debell (d.1803)

Philip Debell entered the itinerancy in 1801 with the conviction that it was God's will that he should 'preach Christ Crucified to the poor Africans'. He was stationed on the West Indian island of St Christopher and died on January 21st 1803 after an illness lasting four days. Debell was described in his Conference obituary as a 'steady, amiable young man&'

Source: Conference Minutes 1803

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