Not to be confused with Adelaide A. Pollard.
Adelaide Anne Proctor was born in London, in 1825. Her father, Brian W. Proctor, is well known by his literary nom de guerre of Barry Cornwall. In 1853, Miss Proctor became a contributor to Dickens' "Household Words." Her reputation as a poet was secured by the publication of her first volume of "Legends and Lyrics," in 1858. A second volume was added in 1860. She also published other compositions in poetry and prose. She died in 1864. She was a member of the Roman Catholic Church.
--Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A. 1872.… Go to person page >
Display Title: My God, I Thank TheeFirst Line: My God, I thank Thee, who hast made The earth so brightTune Title: WENTWORTHAuthor: Miss Adelaide A. Procter, 1825-1864Meter: 8. 4. 8. 4. 8. 4.Scripture: Psalm 107:22Date: 2017Subject: God | Worship
Display Title: My God I thank YouFirst Line: My God, I thank You, who has madeTune Title: WENTWORTHAuthor: Adelaide Anne Procter, 1825-64Meter: 84 84 84Date: 1999Subject: The Godhead | God the Creator; Living the Christian Life | Praise and Thanksgiving