Greenwell, Dorothy, commonly known as "Dora Greenwell," was born at Greenwell Ford, Durham, in 1821; resided at Ovingham Rectory, Northumberland (1848); Golborne Rectory, Lancashire; Durham (1854), and Clifton, near Bristol, where she died in 1882. Her works include Poems, 1848; The Patience of Hope, 1861; The Life of Lacordaire; A Present Heaven; Two Friends; Songs of Salvation, 1874, &c. Her Life, by W. Dorling, was published in 1885.
-- John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology
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And art Thou come with us to dwell. Dorothy Greenwell. [Christmas.] Appeared in her Carmina Crucis, 1869, p. 134. In the American Pilgrim Hymnal, 1904, stanza ii. of the original is given as the final stanza.
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)