|Short Name:||John Christopher Frederick Cammerhoff|
|Full Name:||Cammerhoff, John Christopher Frederick, 1721-1751|
Cammerhoff, John Christopher Frederick. (Hillersleben, Magdeburg, Germany, July 28, 1721--April 28, 1751, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania). Moravian. Graduate of Protestant School of Kloster Bergen; University of Jean; Theological Seminary, Marienborn, Wetteravia (1745); secretary to County Zinzendorf, 1745-1746; consecrated Bishop, 1746; came to America along with bride, Anna, nee von Pahlen, in 1746, as assistant to Bishop August Spangenburg; missionary to Indians, 1746-1751; adopted by Turtle Tribe of Oneida; attended Grand Council of Iroquois Confederacy, New York State, 1750. Wrote hymns which first appeared in Moravian hymnals of the time.
Cammerhof, Johann Friedrich, b. July 28, 1721, near Magdeburg. 1747 Bishop of the Unity, d. April 28, 1751, in Pennsylvania.
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)
|Texts by John Christopher Frederick Cammerhoff (4)||As||Authority Languages||Instances|
|Ein's bitt' ich vom Herrn||Cammerhof (Author)|
|Geist Gottes, dein Bemuehen||J. F. Cammerhof (Author)|
|Lord Jesus, I pray||J. F. Cammerhof (Author)|
|Wir danken's dem Heiland un seinem Versuhnen||J. Cammerhof, g. 1721, d. 1751 (Author)|