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[Ye who the love of a mother have known]

[Ye who the love of a mother have known]

Composer: A. H. Ackley
Published in 6 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: A. H. Ackley

Alfred Henry Ackley was born 21 January 1887 in Spring Hill, Pennsylvania. He was the youngest son of Stanley Frank Ackley and the younger brother of B. D. Ackley. His father taught him music and he also studied at the Royal Academy of Music in London. He graduated from Westminster Theological Seminary in Maryland and was ordained as a Presbyterian minister in 1914. He served churches in Pennsylvania and California. He also worked with the Billy Sunday and Homer Rodeheaver evangelist team and for Homer Rodeheaver's publishing company. He wrote around 1500 hymns. He died 3 July 1960 in Los Angeles. Dianne Shapiro (from ackleygenealogy.com by Ed Ackley and Allen C. Ackley) Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Ye who the love of a mother have known]
Composer: A. H. Ackley
Incipit: 53451 23143 32123
Key: B♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain



Organ Solo

  • Clayton's Organ Melodies No. 1: A Collection of Beloved Hymns and Gospel Songs
    Composer/Editor Norman J. Clayton
    Published By: The Rodeheaver Company (1964) pp. 23


Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

Small Church Music #6882


The Cyber Hymnal #8408

Include 4 pre-1979 instances
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