1841–1923

June 21, 1841, Bloom­field, Mer­ri­on, Coun­ty Dub­lin, Ire­land.

June 20, 1923, Oak­land, Cal­i­for­nia.

Moun­tain View Ce­me­te­ry, Oak­land, Cal­i­for­nia.

Charitie was the daugh­ter of Sid­ney Smith, Rec­tor of Drum­ragh, County Ty­rone, Ire­land, and wife of Ar­thur E. Ban­croft (mar­ried 1869).

Her hymns ap­peared in Ly­ra Brit­an­ni­ca, Bi­shop Ryle’s Spiritual Songs, in other col­lec­tions, and as leaf­lets. Her works in­clude:

  1. Before the Throne of God Above
  2. He Comes in Blood Stained Gar­ments
  3. King of Glo­ry Stand­eth, The
  4. Lord, I De­sire to Live as One
  5. O for the Robes of White­ness

where to get Bancroft’s photo