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us: Alexander, Cecil Frances, 1818-1895


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    • us: Alexander, Cecil Frances Humphreys, 1818-1895
    • us: C. F. H. (Cecil Frances Humphreys), 1818-1895
    • us: CFH (Cecil Frances Humphreys), 1818-1895
    • us: Humphreys, Cecil Frances, 1818-1895
    • us: Mrs. Alexander, 1818-1895
    • us: Alexander, Mrs., 1818-1895
    • us: Humphreys, Fanny, 1818-1895
    • us: Alexander, C. F. (Cecil Frances), 1818-1895
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        181804
    • Death Date

        18951012
    • Death Place

        Derry, Northern Ireland
    • Gender

        female
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        Music
          Religious literature
        • Occupation

            Writer of hymns
              Poet
          • Sources

            • found: LCCN 62-17588: Her All things bright and beautiful, c1962 (hdg.: Alexander, Cecil Frances, 1818-1895)
            • found: LC data base, 8-1-85 (hdg.: Alexander, Cecil Frances Humphreys, 1818-1895; usage: Cecil Frances Alexander)
            • found: Verses for holy seasons, 1858: t.p. (C.F.H., author of "Hymns for little children," "The baron's little daughter," etc.) p. viii (written by a lady resident in Ireland)
            • found: Mrs. Alexander, 1995: p. 2 of cover (Fanny Humphreys)
            • found: All things bright and beautiful, c2001: t.p. (Cecil Frances Alexander) jkt. (b. in Ireland)
            • found: BL auth. file, 3 Jan. 2008 (hdg.: Alexander, C. F., Mrs. (Cecil Frances), 1818-1895)
            • found: Nutter, Charles S. Hymns and hymn writers of the church, 1911: page 387 (Alexander, Cecil Frances, daughter of Maj. John Humphreys, was born in Ireland in 1823...author of many hymns...She died at Londonderry October 12, 1895)
            • found: Find A Grave, www site viewed 2 Nov. 2012 (Cecil Frances Humphreys Alexander, birth Apr. 1818; death Oct. 12, 1895 ; hymn composer...Burial Derry City Cemetery, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland) {http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Alexander&GSfn=Cecil&GSiman=1&GScid=2139939&GRid=13737570&}
          • LC Classification

            • PR4004.A117
          • Change Notes

            • 1985-08-05: new
            • 2012-11-21: revised
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