Charles Carroll Luther

Charles Carroll Luther

Birth
Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 4 Nov 1924 (aged 77)
Farmingdale, Nassau County, New York, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot Lot 22218, Section 154
Memorial ID 135685971 · View Source
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Death notice in the 6 Nov 1924 Brooklyn Eagle, p. 22, col. 1.

Obituary on page 10, columns 2-3, in the same issue of the paper, states that the Reverend Luther, a well-known Baptist evangelistic minister, was a lineal descendant of Martin Luther and of Charles Carroll, a signer of the Declaration of Independence.

Author of the hymnal "Temple Chimes" (1888) and the book "Road to Sodom, or a Christian's Relation to the World" (1895). Composed lyrics for "Must I Go, and Empty Handed?" and many other hymns. See also bios at The Cyber Hymnal™ http://www.hymntime.com/tch/bio/l/u/t/luther_cc.htm
and The Trumpet Online
http://the-trumpet-online.com/138-may-17-this-day-in-baptist-history/


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  • Created by: JCBVA
  • Added: 10 Sep 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 135685971
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Carroll Luther (17 May 1847–4 Nov 1924), Find A Grave Memorial no. 135685971, citing Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by JCBVA (contributor 47114647) .