Rowland, May. Born in Oxfordshire, England, the youngest daughter of Thomas Rowland. He died while she was young, and she then lived with her grandparents at Wootton, Oxfordshire. Educated at Bueau Down House School, Burnham on Sea, Somerset. Church worker at All Souls Church and ran a Bible class for "lads" for many years. The All Souls Parish Magazine noted that "many men now engaged in the commercial and business life of the town remember her with real affection."
--Information taken from a letter from Mrs. G.H. Faulkner, cousin to May Rowland, to Miss Holden, 27 January 1963. DNAH Archives. Go to person page >
Display Title: Come, Peace of God, and Dwell Again on EarthFirst Line: Come, peace of God, and dwell again on earthTune Title: PAXAuthor: May Rowland, 1870-Meter: 10.10.10.10.Date: 1941Subject: World Friendship and Peace |
Display Title: Come, peace of God, and dwell again on earth Come, with the calm that hailed Thy Prince's birthFirst Line: Come, peace of God, and dwell again on earth Come, with the calm that hailed Thy Prince's birthAuthor: May A. RowlandDate: 1939