Jonathan Franklin was born Nov. 10th, 1760, and died May 34d 1833. He was originally minister of a Baptist church at Croydon, but, in 1808, removed to Redcross Street Chapel, London, where he remained until his death. He wrote several hymns.
Memoirs of the principal hymn-writers and compilers of the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries (3rd ed.) by John Gadsby (London: John Gadsby, 1861) Go to person page >