Julia C. Cory

Julia C. Cory
Short Name: Julia C. Cory
Full Name: Cory, Julia C., 1882-1963
Birth Year: 1882
Death Year: 1963

Julia C. Cory (Julia Buckley Cady Cory) was born in New York, NY in 1882. She was the daughter of a prominent New York architect, J. Cleveland Cady. Her father was also a Sunday school superintendent and amateur hymnologist. Partly because of his influence Julia began to write hymns at an early age. She was a member of the Brick Presbyterian Church. She married Robert Haskell Cory in 1911 and was a member of the Presbyterian Church in Englewood, NJ for all of her married life. She was a member of the Hymn Society that met in New York City all her adult life and died in Englewood, NJ in 1963. She raised 3 sons and they had 15 grandchildren.

Psalter Hymnal Handbook, 1998 and D. Lincoln Cory

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