Winfrey, Elisha William was born in 1858 in in Buckingham Company, Virginia, United States. Son of George Hill and Judith C. (Robertson) Winfrey.
Educated Richmond College. Doctor of Divinity.
H. L., Davis Brockman, Katie V., Harris Bolling. ordained Baptist ministry, 1878. Pastor Wallers, Mount Hermon, Mount Carmel, County Line and Bethany, Virginia, 1878-1889, Culpeper, since 1889. Author: Our Lord (verse).
Home: Culpeper, Va.
Author: Our Lord (verse).
Married Roberta Jones Layne. Children: Elisha W., Roberta Yancey, Mary Alice R., Geo.