Cecil Frances <I>Humphreys</I> Alexander


Cecil Frances Humphreys Alexander

Redcross, County Wicklow, Ireland
Death 12 Oct 1895 (aged 77)
Londonderry, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Burial Londonderry, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Memorial ID 13737570 View Source
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Hymn Composer. She composed over 400 hymns, including the popular hymns, including "All Things Bright and Beautiful" and the Christmas carol "Once In Royal David's City". Her hus­band was Will­iam Alex­an­der, the bi­shop of Der­ry and Ra­phoe, and lat­er became the An­gli­can pri­mate for Ire­land.

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