Sarah Ellis

Sarah Ellis
Short Name: Sarah Ellis
Full Name: Ellis, Sarah Stickney, 1812-1872
Birth Year: 1812
Death Year: 1872

Sarah Ellis, née Stickney. [The Good Shepherd.] Dated 1833 in Martineau's Hymns, 1873. Mrs. Ellis was b. 1812, and d. 1872.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)

Wikipedia Biography

Sarah Stickney Ellis (1799–16 June 1872) was a Quaker turned Congregationalist who was the author of numerous books, mostly written about women's role(s) in society. She argued that it was the religious duty of women, as daughters, wives, and mothers, to provide the influence for good that would improve society.

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