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Booth, William, 1829-1912


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  • Variants

    • Buts, Vilʼi︠a︡m, 1829-1912
    • Booth, General
    • General Booth
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18290410Wikipedia, viewed Jan. 10, 2013:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Booth
    • Death Date

        19120820Wikipedia, viewed Jan. 10, 2013:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Booth
    • Has Affiliation

    • Birth Place

        Nottingham, EnglandWikipedia, viewed Jan. 10, 2013:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Booth
    • Death Place

        London, EnglandWikipedia, viewed Jan. 10, 2013:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Booth
    • Associated Locale

        EnglandWikipedia, viewed Jan. 10, 2013:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Booth
    • Associated Locale

        London, EnglandWikipedia, viewed Jan. 10, 2013:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Booth
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        English
    • Occupation

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  • Sources

    • found: His In darkest England, 1890.
    • found: Salvation Army USA Website, Jan. 11. 2002:historical figures, William Booth p. (began The Salvation Army in July 1865 in London, England; General Booth died in 1912)
    • found: Grove Music Online, WWW site, June 26, 2020Salvation Army, music of the (The founder of the Salvation Army, William Booth (1829-1912), was a former Wesleyan Methodist minister whose experience as a pawnbroker's assistant in Nottingham inspired him to take the gospel to the poor and socially unacceptable ... In 1868 Booth issued the Christian Mission Hymn Book, a compilation of hymns specifically designed for his organization, and in 1875 he published a further collection of hymns, Revival Music, this time including tunes. A third collection, Salvation Army Songs, followed in 1878, from which time the term 'song' has generally replaced 'hymn' in Salvation Army music. Music was never intended to become a major feature of the Salvation Army, but from the beginning the movement attracted a number of individuals who were also instrumentalists.)
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    • 1980-08-06: new
    • 2020-06-26: revised
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