Henry Lake Gilmour

Henry Lake Gilmour

Birth
Londonderry, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Death 20 May 1920 (aged 84)
Mantua, Gloucester County, New Jersey, USA
Burial Mantua, Gloucester County, New Jersey, USA
Memorial ID 159162077 · View Source
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Author of the beloved classic hymn, Haven of Rest.


Obit (provided by member # 48264637):
Dr. Henry L. Gilmour died May 20, 1920 at Wenonah, was a Civil War Veteran who was confined in Libby Prison, was a known composer of music and a soloist, born January 19, 1836 Londonderry, Ireland, came to America when he was 16. Lived on Mantua Avenue. Burial, Service from the home of his son, Dr. H. Lake Gilmour. Interment May 24, 1920 in Mantua Methodist Cemetery. Rev. R.H. Gage officiating. Paid High Tribute, Rev. Garrison benediction. Survivors: Wife, the former Miss Letitia Pauline Howard, whom he married in 1858, 2 sons, L.D.H. Gilmour, Newark NJ, Dr. H. Lake Gilmour, now in the US Army Dental Corps, & daughter Mrs. Mary P. Hatch, Delair, NJ.


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  • Created by: Byrdman of Big Cove
  • Added: 10 Mar 2016
  • Find a Grave Memorial 159162077
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry Lake Gilmour (19 Jan 1836–20 May 1920), Find a Grave Memorial no. 159162077, citing Mantua Methodist Cemetery, Mantua, Gloucester County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by Byrdman of Big Cove (contributor 47926766) .