Hurlburt, William Henry, was born at Charlestown, South Carolina, July 23, 1827, and educated at Harvard. He also studied at Berlin, Paris, and Rome. In 1848 he contributed the following hymns to Longfellow and Johnson's Unitarian Book of Hymns;—
1. My God, in life's most doubtful hour. Faith desired, or, the Power of Trust.
2. We pray for truth and peace. Faith desired.
3. We will not weep, for God is standing by us. The Might of Faith. [Rev. F. M. Bird, M.A.]
-- John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology… Go to person page >