Dichter : Bottome, Francis (1823-1894)

Born: May 26, 1823, Belper, Derbyshire, England.

Died: June 29, 1894, Gunnislake, Cornwall.

After emigrating to America, Bottome became a Methodist Episcopal minister in 1850. Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, awarded him an honorary Doctor of Divinity degree in 1872. His works include:

* Centenary Singer, 1869
* Round Lake, 1872

Bottome also helped compile Gospel Songs, by R. P. Smith, 1872.

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