Author Information At the Circulating Library
Author: Mary Bradford Whiting (1864–1935)
Biography: Mary Bradford Whiting was born in 1864 in Bloomfield, Essex, the daughter of the Rev. John Bradford Whiting. Her father was a noted hymn-writer and she also contributed to the genre. She also wrote numerous religious works, mainly for the S.P.C.K. She never married and died in 1935.
References: John Julian, A Dictionary of Hymnology (1892); Times (11 December 1935)