Philip was born on 16 August 1824 at Topcroft, Norfolk, to parents Samuel Delf, a farmer, and Fanny Hickman. He was baptised on 26 November 1824 at Denton, Norfolk.
He moved to the United States of America, arriving on 28 April 1851 in New York.
- 1849 Northampton
- 1850 disappears
W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990
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