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Charles Balmer
Birth: 1817
Death: 1892

Composer. Used the nom de plume "Henry Werner". After arriving in St. Louis from Germany, he opened a music store with his brother-in-law. He also served as the organist at Christ Church in St. Louis for 46 years. He was a prolific composer and music publisher, and was chosen to conduct the music for President Abraham Lincoln's funeral in Springfield, Illinois in 1865. (bio by: Connie Nisinger) 
 
Burial:
Bellefontaine Cemetery
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Plot: Block 72, Lot 683
 
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Record added: Jul 10, 2001
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Charles Balmer
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Charles Balmer
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
Charles Balmer
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
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