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Sanford Fillmore Bennett

Sanford Fillmore Bennett
Short Name: Sanford Fillmore Bennett
Full Name: Bennett, Sanford Fillmore, 1836-1898
Birth Year: 1836
Death Year: 1898

Sanford Fillmore Bennett was born in Eden, New York, 21 June 1836. He and his parents moved to Plainfield, Illinois when he was two years old. He worked on the farm and attended district school during the winter. He was a voracious reader. At sixteen he entered Waukegon Academy. Two years later he began teaching at Wauconda. In 1858 he entered the University of Michigan, Afterward he had charge of the schools in Richmond, Illinois. Two years later he resigned and became Associate Editor of the Independent at Elkhorn, Wisconsin. In 1864 he enlisted in the Wisconsin Volunteers and served as Second Lieutenant. After the war he returned to Elkhorn and opened a drug store and began the study of medicine. He graduated from Rush Medical College in 1874.

Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916)


Texts by Sanford Fillmore Bennett (39)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
لي مقام بهيج سناSanford F. Bennett (Author)Arabic1
有一地比正午更光明 (Yǒuyī dì bǐ zhèngwǔ gèng guāngmíng)Sanford F. Bennett (Author)Chinese2
Above the stars is restSanford F. Bennett (Author)2
Adda ingget raniag a dagaS. Fillmore Bennet (Author)Tagalog2
Ao ny lanitra tsara tokoaS. F. Bennett (Author)Malagasy2
Be thou my Guide, I cannot clearly seeSanford Fillmore Bennett (Author)2
Care for us little onesSanford F. Bennett (Author)3
Drücken dich Kummer und SorgenSanford Fillmore Bennett (Author)German2
Draw near, O ComforterSanford Fillmore Bennett (Author)5
Es blüht uns ein herrliches LandSanford F. Bennett (Author)German1
Es erglänzt uns von ferne ein LandSanford F. Bennett (Author)German14
Hail, gracious morn whose lightSanford Fillmore Bennett (Author)5
Hay un mundo feliz más alláSanford Fillmore Bennett (1836-1898) (Author)Spanish5
He loves me too, O blessedSanford Fillmore Bennett (Author)3
Hearts that are burdened with sorrowDr. S. Fillmore Bennett (Author)English2
How oft this heart of mineSanford F. Bennett (Author)3
Hvilket Land, ret som Lyset saa klartSanford F. Bennett (Author)2
I am coming to Jesus for rest (Bennett)Sanford F. Bennett (Author)4
I love my precious Savior, For He has died for meSanford F. Bennett (Author)English2
I stand on memory's golden shoreSanford F. Bennett (Author)3
I was hungry and lameS. F. Benett (Author)2
In Bethlehem was Jesus bornSanford F. Bennett (Author)English2
O how happy we shall be (Bennett)Sanford Fillmore Bennett (Author)4
O, mamiratra fatratra eryS. F. Bennett (Author)Malagasy2
Pecador, ven al dulce Jesús, ye feliz paraSanford F. Bennett, 1836-1898 (Author)Spanish1
Pecador, ven a Cristo JesúsS. F. Bennett (Author)Spanish1
Sing we a song of the SaviorDr. S. Fillimore Bennett (Author)English9
Sit down by my side as of oldSanford F. Bennett (Author)2
Sweet is the rest that waits on yonderSanford Fillmore Bennett (Author)3
The bells ring out, this Christmas mornSanford F. Bennett (Author)2
There shall dawn a glorious morningS. Fillmore Bennett (Author)6
There's a land that is fairer than day, And by faith we can see it afarSanford F. Bennett (Author)English566
Till det härliga land ovan skynSanford F. Bennett (Author)Swedish7
Tsemo'onatamano'ė ho'eSanford F. Bennett (Author)Cheyenne2
Unser wartet ein Land reinster Freud'Sanford Fillmore Bennett (Author)German1
We shall meet in heavenS. Fillmore Bennett (Author)2
We sing the song of JesusS. Fillmore Bennett (Author)4
When the red flame of war was alight in the landSanford F. Bennett (Author)2
When will the sweet tomorrowSanford F. Bennett (Author)3

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