Born: December 22, 1839, Warren, Rhode Island.
Died: September 5, 1905, Warren, Rhode Island.
Buried: Butterworth Cemetery, Warren, Rhode Island.
A widely traveled poet and hymnist, Butterworth was for 25 years connected with the Youth’s Companion as a regular contributor and member of its editorial staff.
His works include:
Dost Thou Love Me, Said Jesus