We'll Crown Them

We'll take up our [the] stand for the youth

Author: William A. Ogden
Tune: [We'll take up our stand for the youth]
Published in 17 hymnals

Author: William A. Ogden

William A. Ogden, 1841-1897 Born: Oc­to­ber 10, 1841, Frank­lin Coun­ty, Ohio. Died: Oc­to­ber 14, 1897, To­le­do, Ohio. When Ogden was six years old, his fam­i­ly moved to In­di­a­na. He began stu­dy­ing mu­sic in lo­cal sing­ing schools at age 8, and could read church mu­sic fair­ly well by age 10. A lit­tle la­ter, he could write a mel­o­dy by hear­ing it sung or played. When he was 18, he be­came a chor­ist­er in his home church. At the out­break of the Amer­i­can ci­vil war, Og­den en­list­ed in the 30th In­di­a­na Vol­un­teer In­fant­ry. Duri­ng the war he or­gan­ized a male choir, which be­came well known throug­hout the Ar­my of the Cum­ber­land. After the war, Og­den r… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: We'll take up our [the] stand for the youth
Title: We'll Crown Them
Author: William A. Ogden
Refrain First Line: We'll crown them with roses
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 17 of 17)

Apples of Gold #d123

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Bugle Notes for the Temperance Army #106

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Crown of Life #108

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Lasting Hymns No. 2 #25

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Loving Voices #159

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New Christian Hymn and Tune Book #843

New Silver Song #d149

Popular Hymns #d260

Popular Hymns No. 3 #d246

Popular Hymns #d275

Ripples of Song #d78

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Sabbath Bells #27

Temperance Song Herald #d92

The Silver Song #d134

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The Standard Sunday School Hymnal #175

The Sunday School Serial No.1 #d27

Youthful Songs for Junior Societies #d47

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