1841–1923

Introduction

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

Died: June 20, 1923, Oak­land, Ca­li­for­nia.

Buried: Moun­tain View Ce­me­te­ry, Oak­land, Ca­li­for­nia.

Biography

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.

Publications

Sources

Lyrics

Help Needed

If you know where to get a good pho­to of Ban­croft (head-and-shoul­ders, at least 200×300 pix­els), would you ?