House of bondage

When from Egypt's house of bondage

Author: Jennette Threlfall
Tune: KNOWLTON
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Jennette Threlfall

Threlfall, Jeannette. This sweet singer of hymns and other sacred poems, was born in the town of Blackburn, Lancashire, on 24th March, 1821. She was the daughter of Henry Threlfall, wine merchant, and Catherine Eccles, the latter a somewhat noticeable local family, who disapproved of the marriage. She was early left an orphan, and became the "beloved inmate" (as a memorial-card bears) of the households successively of her uncle and aunt Bannister and Mary Jane Eccles, at Park Place, Blackburn, and Golden Hill, Leyland; and later of their daughter, the late Sarah Alice Aston, and her husband, of Dean's Yard, Westminster. Latterly she met with a sad accident that lamed and mutilated her for life, and a second rendered her a helpless invalid.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: When from Egypt's house of bondage
Title: House of bondage
Author: Jennette Threlfall

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Spirit of Song #d125
The Book of Praise #785
The Church School Hymnal with Tunes #152Page Scan
The New Children's Hymnal #d324



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