Horace Neely Lincoln, 1859-1948
Born: May 14, 1859, Mexico, Missouri.
Died: July 21, 1948, Dallas, Texas.
Buried: Garden of Memories, Dallas, Texas.
Son of James and Emaline Lincoln, Horace moved with his family to Texas when he was seven years old. At age 10, he began attending a singing school conducted by James M. Jolley of Mississippi. He later attended other musical training under L. B. Shook and John McPherson; in 1898, he graduated from the Chicago National College of Music, and in 1906 took a post-graduate course under Horatio Palmer. He went on to become president of the Songland Music Company, and the W… Go to person page >