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Henry Clay Work
Birth: Oct. 1, 1832
Middletown
Connecticut, USA
Death: Jun. 8, 1884
Hartford
Connecticut, USA

Civil War Songwriter. Wrote patriotic songs for the Union Cause during the Civil War, including "Kingdom Come" (1862) and "Marching Through Georgia" (1865), which was in commemoration of William T. Sherman's victorious March to the Sea. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Burial:
Spring Grove Cemetery
Hartford
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Plot: Section I
 
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Record added: Dec 19, 2000
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Henry Clay Work
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Interesting that a Civil War songwriter from Connecticut would write the racy lyrics to songs like "Kingdom Come." Just goes the show the complicated politics of the Civil War were never just simple to explain. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Jun. 8, 2016

- Brandon Burns
 Added: Mar. 25, 2015

- Darlene T.
 Added: Oct. 1, 2014
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