1823–1894
Frank Bottome

Introduction

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

Died: June 29, 1894, Gun­nis­lake, Corn­wall.

Buried: Tav­is­tock Ce­me­te­ry, Ta­vis­tock, De­von, Eng­land.

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Biography

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.

Publications

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

Sources

Lyrics