Author: Thomas Gray
Born: February 14, 1803, Jamaica Plain, Roxbury, Massachusetts.
Died: March 6, 1849, Boston, Massachusetts.
Gray, Thomas, jun., M.D., was b. at Jamaica Plain Roxbury, Massachusetts, Feb. 4, 1803, and educated at Harvard College, where he graduated in 1823. After visiting England and the Continent ho took his M.D. in 1827, and commenced the practice of medicine in Boston, U.S.A. He subsequently exchanged the practice of medicine for that of chemistry. He died in Boston, March 6, 1849. His hymns were mainly written for children, and for occasional services. They are of more than ordinary merit, and are much used by the Unitarians, of which body Dr. Gray was a member. They include:—
1. Good-night, good-night, our song is said. Ev… Go to person page >