Born: October 1852, Alderney, Channel Islands, United Kingdom (where his father was stationed)
Died: August 5, 1905, St. Marylebone, London, England.
Jervois, William Henry Hammond, M.A., was born in Oct. 1852 on the Isle of Alderney, where his father, W. F. D. Jervois, afterwards Lieut. General, was then stationed. He was educated at Rugby and at Trinity College, Oxford (B.A. 1876, M.A. 1878), and was ordained D. 1878, P. 1879. He became Vicar of St. Mary Magdalene, Munster Square, London, in 1896, and died Aug. 5, 1905. He was, until his death, a member of the Committee who compiled The English Hymnal, 1906, and contributed to it:—
1. Father, see Thy children bending at Thy throne. Holy Communion. This was jointly with the Re… Go to person page >
Display Title: Wherefore, O Father, we thy humble servants hereFirst Line: Wherefore, O Father, we thy humble servants hereTune Title: LOBT DEN HERRENAuthor: William Henry Hammond Jervois, 1852-1905Meter: 11 11. 11 5Date: 1985
Display Title: Wherefore, O FatherFirst Line: Wherefore, O Father, we Thy humble servantsTune Title: CHRISTE FONS JUGISAuthor: William H. H. JervoisMeter: 126.96.36.199Source: The English Hymnal (London: Oxford University Press, 1906), number 335