|Short Name:||A. L. Byers|
|Full Name:||Byers, A. L. (Andrew L.), 1869-1952|
Andrew Linnaeus Byers was born on August 26, 1869 in Albany, Illinois. Byers’ mother was song writer Nancy Byers. In 1890 he became involved with Daniel Warner & Barney Warren in evangelistic work; later joined the Gospel Trumpet publishing company as music editor for a year. He left that work because of health problems and worked as an evangelist and pastor in Idaho & Oregon before taking a pastorate in Sacramento, California, in 1934. He died on November 9, 1952 in Sacramento, California.
His works include:
Birth of a Reformation: The Life and Labors of D. S. Warner, 1922
|Texts by A. L. Byers (2)||As||Instances|
|Sad and lonely, weak and weary, Down life's rugged path I roam||A. L. B. (Author (refrain))||4|
|Shall I be ashamed of my Savior and King||A. L. B. (Author (refrain))||4|