I shall wear a golden crown

Author: Johnson Oatman

Johnson Oatman, Jr., son of Johnson and Rachel Ann Oatman, was born near Medford, N. J., April 21, 1856. His father was an excellent singer, and it always delighted the son to sit by his side and hear him sing the songs of the church. Outside of the usual time spent in the public schools, Mr. Oatman received his education at Herbert's Academy, Princetown, N. J., and the New Jersey Collegiate Institute, Bordentown, N. J. At the age of nineteen he joined the M.E. Church, and a few years later he was granted a license to preach the Gospel, and still later he was regularly ordained by Bishop Merrill. However, Mr. Oatman only serves as a local preacher. For many years he was engaged with his father in the mercantile business at Lumberton… Go to person page >

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First Line: I shall wear a golden crown
Author: Johnson Oatman
Refrain First Line: When I reach home



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Calvary Hymns #46
Cornelius' Gospel Songs #264
Cornelius' Gospel Songs No. 2 #d76
Cornelius' Gospel Songs No. 3 #264
Cornelius' Gospel Songs No. 4 #d72
Glory Gleams #d95
Home Gospel Songs #d93
Songs of the Cross #46
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