Happy voices

Let the happy voices of the children dear

Author: Franklin L. Eiland
Published in 5 hymnals

Author: Franklin L. Eiland

Franklin L. Eiland was born in Noxubee county, Miss., March 25, 1860. He was reared on the farm and attended the old field school. The school house on the hill and the old Oaken Bucket, etc., etc., were objects of interest in his curriculum. He had traveled some before finally leaving home including a trip to Tx, but in 1882 he came to Tx to remain. November 13, 1884 he married Miss Mary E. Nisbett of Robertson county. She lived nine years. In 1894 he married Miss Ella May Kennedy of Van Zandt county. She lived only 10 days. October 21, 1896 he married Miss Minnie Jarushia Valentine of McLennan county. She still survives. They have one sweet little daughter, Mary Ella Oree. She is quite bright and is already starting music at the age of th… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Let the happy voices of the children dear
Title: Happy voices
Author: Franklin L. Eiland
Refrain First Line: Beautiful songs, we hear them now
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Bells of Heaven #d212

Bells of Heaven #d188

Happy Voices No. 1 #d84

The Gospel Gleaner #d82

The Vineyard Chorus of 1898 #d21

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