Francis Asbury

August 20, 1745 - March 31, 1816

Bishop in the Methodist Episcopal Church, Leader in the Second Great Awakening and Founder of several Schools

From Hamstead Bridge, Staffordshire, England
Served in England and America
Affiliation: Methodist

"Whither am I going? To the New World. What to do? To gain honor? No, if I know my own heart. To get money? No: I am going to live to God, and to bring others so to do."

Francis Asbury (1745-1816)