May 26, 1854, Newton, Massachusetts.

June 20, 1927, Bailey Island, Maine.

Harmony Vale Cemetery, North Reading, Massachusetts.

Clara was the daughter of George Root and Mary Olive Woodman Root, and wife of Walter Burnham. Her works include:

  1. As the Dew Descends and the Gentle Rain
  2. Fling the Glorious Banner Out upon the Breeze
  3. From the Deep Star-Laden Sky
  4. Help from the Mighty One
  5. In the East the Sun in Glory
  6. Once More We Gather Here
  7. Raise the Song of Joy
  8. Signs That Fill the Air Foretell, The
  9. Suffer the Children
  10. When Summer Outpours Her Wealth