By and By

We are journeying to heaven, to the home our Lord has given

Author: Fannie E. Davison
Tune: [We are journeying on to heaven]
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Fannie E. Davison

Born: 1851, Cuy­a­ho­ga Falls, Ohio. Died: March 10, 1887, Chi­ca­go, Il­li­nois. Buried: Carth­age, Mis­sou­ri. Fannie’s fa­ther was killed when she was 10 years old; af­ter her mo­ther’s re­mar­ri­age to ho­tel­i­er Hen­ry War­ner, the fam­i­ly moved to Carth­age, Mis­sou­ri. Fan­nie mar­ried court re­port­er Asa Lee Da­vis­on and they moved to Chi­ca­go, Il­li­nois, then Ma­di­son, Wis­con­sin. Sev­er­al of her songs ap­peared in pub­li­ca­tions from the Fill­more Bro­thers of Cin­cin­na­ti, Ohio, in­clud­ing Songs of Gra­ti­tude (1877), Joy and Glad­ness (1880) and The Voice of Joy (1882). Lyrics-- Last Words, The Purer in Heart, O God… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: We are journeying to heaven, to the home our Lord has given
Title: By and By
Author: Fannie E. Davison
Language: English
Refrain First Line: By and by, yes, by and by
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 4 of 4)
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Apostolic Hymns and Songs #96

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Pearly Gates #36

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Songs of Glory No. 2 #26

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The Helping Hand #134

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