I have heard of the joy of the soul's sweet home

I have heard of the joy of the soul's sweet home

Author: Fannie E. Davison
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Fannie E. Davison

Born: 1851, Cuy­a­ho­ga Falls, Ohio. Died: March 10, 1887, Chi­ca­go, Il­li­nois. Buried: Carth­age, Mis­sou­ri. Fannie’s fa­ther was killed when she was 10 years old; af­ter her mo­ther’s re­mar­ri­age to ho­tel­i­er Hen­ry War­ner, the fam­i­ly moved to Carth­age, Mis­sou­ri. Fan­nie mar­ried court re­port­er Asa Lee Da­vis­on and they moved to Chi­ca­go, Il­li­nois, then Ma­di­son, Wis­con­sin. Sev­er­al of her songs ap­peared in pub­li­ca­tions from the Fill­more Bro­thers of Cin­cin­na­ti, Ohio, in­clud­ing Songs of Gra­ti­tude (1877), Joy and Glad­ness (1880) and The Voice of Joy (1882). Lyrics-- Last Words, The Purer in Heart, O God --hymntime.com/tch/bi… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I have heard of the joy of the soul's sweet home
Author: Fannie E. Davison
Refrain First Line: O, the soul's sweet home

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Joy and Gladness #d53
Joy and Gladness for the Sunday School and Home #d52
New Christian Hymn and Tune Book. Word ed. #d42
Sacred Selections for the Church #d161
Songs of Glory, No.2: a collection of beautiful songs for Sunday Schools and the Family Circle #66Page Scan
The Praise Hymnal #d170



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