Nimm mich, wie ich bin

Author: Eliza H. Hamilton

Eliza H Schuyler Hamilton USA 1757-1854. Born in Albany, NY, in 1780 she married Alexander Hamilton (Treasury Secretary of the U.S.). They had eight children: Philip, Angelica, Alexander Jr, James, John, William, Eliza, and little Philip (born the year after his oldest brother died in a duel). In 1791 Alexander had an affair that really strained their marriage. In 1801 she lost her sister after a long illness, and her eldest son, Philip, was killed in a reckless duel, followed by her husband having the same fate two years later. After his death in the famous duel with Vice President, Aaron Burr, at age 47, she had to carry on alone raising her family. Her home indebtedness was aided when friends of her husband bought her Harlem house… Go to person page >

Translator: W. Rauschenbusch

(no biographical information available about W. Rauschenbusch.) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Ich fleh' zu dir, mein Herr und Gott
Title: Nimm mich, wie ich bin
English Title: Take Me as I Am
Author: Eliza H. Hamilton
Translator: W. Rauschenbusch
Language: German
Refrain First Line: O nimm mich, wie ich gin
Copyright: Public Domain

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Evangeliums-Lieder 1 und 2 (Gospel Hymns) #148

Evangeliums-Lieder, Gospel Hymns mit deutschen Kernliedern #d77

Evangeliums-Saenger #d102

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