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 Cecil Frances <I>Humphreys</I> Alexander

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Cecil Frances Humphreys Alexander

Birth
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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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Terrill White
  • Added: 26 Mar 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13737570
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Cecil Frances Humphreys Alexander (Apr 1818–12 Oct 1895), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13737570, citing Derry City Cemetery, Londonderry, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland ; Maintained by Find A Grave .