James Shiphardson (d.1927)
James Shiphardson was born into a Primitive Methodist family in Haxey, Lincolnshire. He became a Methodist New Connexion local preacher and entered the full-time ministry in 1872 after training at Ranmoor College. He exercised an active ministry of nearly forty years.
Source: Oliver Beckerlegge, United Methodist Ministers and their Circuits 1797-1932 (1968)