On Baptism by [James] Ashton.
- James Ashton (1819-75) was born at Beaford in Devon, and was converted in 1836 through the ministry of William Reed. He entered the Bible Christian ministry in 1841 and served principally in the South-east of England. In 1857 he offered himself for the work in Australia and worked in circuit in South Australia for the rest of his life. Source: Beckerlegge and Bourne, p.352