|Birth: ||Dec. 25, 1860|
|Death: ||Oct. 1, 1939|
Alexander Manffield Belcher was probably born in Barren Co, Kentucky. He was the son of Franklin Belcher and Mildred Erwin.
He was married to Nancy A 'Nannie' Goble at the time of his death.
Franklin Belcher (1833 - 1898)
Mildred Erwin Belcher (1831 - 1907)
Nancy A Goble Belcher (1865 - 1943)
George T Belcher (1858 - 1905)*
Alexander Manffield Belcher (1860 - 1939)
Doctor Maginson Belcher (1875 - 1952)*
As the life of a flower,
As a breath or a sigh,
So the years that we live
As a dream hasten by.
True, today we are here,
But tomorrow may see
Just a grave in the vale
And a memory of me.
So the years glide away
And, alas, we must die.
The authors name for this poem is Laura E Newell - later set to music in 1953 by G H Ramsey.
Created by: eboss
Record added: Aug 01, 2008
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