1823, Dartmouth, Devon, England.

March 28, 1919, Croydon, Surrey, England.

St. Peter’s Churchyard, Southborough, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England.


Elizabeth married Daniel Codner, sometime Curate of Peterborough, in 1849. She helped in the work of William Pennefather at the Mildmay Protestant Mission in London, and edited the mission’s monthly Woman’s Work in the Great Harvest Field. At age 17, she was editing a magazine for the Patagonia Mission, later the South American Missionary Society. Her works include:

  1. Even Me
  2. Have I Long in Sin Been Sleeping?
  3. Lord, to Thee My Heart Ascending
  4. Pass Me Not, O Gracious Father
  5. To Thy Cross, Dear Christ, I’m Clinging