John Thorne (d.1914)
John Thorne entered the Australian Bible Christian ministry in 1872. He spent several years in England and served as President of the English Conference in 1895 and of the South Australian Conference in 1887 and 1899. He was also South Australian Connexional Secretary in 1886 and 1898 and Connexional Editor 1888-89.
Source: Oliver Beckerlegge, United Methodist Ministers and their Circuits 1797-1932 (1968)