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.
Letitia Pauline Howard Gilmour
1838–1921 (m. 1858)
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