Born: March 30, 1828, Stradone, County Cavan, Ireland.
Died: Circa 1903, probably in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Dewart arrived in Canada around 1834. Ordained a Methodist minister in 1855, he edited the Methodist newspaper, the Toronto Christian Guardian (1869-94), and earned a DD degree from Victoria University, Toronto, in 1879. His works include:
Selections from Canadian Poets (Montréal, Canada: John Lovell, 1864)
Songs of Life (Toronto, Canada: 1869)
Bible Under Higher Criticism
Broken Reeds, or, The Heresies of the Plymouth Brethren Shown to Be Contrary to Scripture & Reason… Go to person page >
Display Title: Father Supreme, by Whom We LiveFirst Line: Father supreme, by whom we liveTune Title: INVITATION (Hastings)Author: Edward H. DewartMeter: CMSource: Methodist Hymn and Tune Book (Toronto, Canada: Methodist Book and Publishing House, 1894), number 925