Born: Circa 1846, Germany.
Died: February 2, 1890, St. Louis, Missouri.
Diekenga’s family emigrated to America in 1847. He married Nellie H. de Jong, possibly in St. Louis. His works include:
Between Times; Or, Tales, Sketches, and Poems
Uncle Dan Poldertot, 1882
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Display Title: Beside The Still WatersFirst Line: Beside the still waters, oh Father, my GodTune Title: TROCADÉROAuthor: Inge E. DiekengaMeter: 220.127.116.11Source: Uplifting Songs, New and Old, by Charles C. Case & James R. Murray (Cincinnati: John Church Company, 1896)