1835–1920
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August 12, 1835, Torrington, Connecticut.

October 22, 1920, New York City.

Trinity Church, New York City.

Ellen was the youngest sister of railroad magnate Collis P. Huntington, and wife of Isaac Edwin Gates. After marriage, she lived in Elizabeth, New Jersey. Following her husband’s death, she moved to New York City, where she lived the rest of her life. Her works include:

  1. Come, Sinner, to Jesus
  2. Consider the Lilies, How They Grow
  3. Eternity
  4. For the Tempted, Lord, We Pray
  5. Give Me Thy Hand, My Child
  6. Home of the Soul
  7. I Am Far Away from My Father’s House
  8. I Am Now a Child of God
  9. I Shall Not Cry, Return
  10. I Will Sing for Jesus
  11. If We Knew When Walking Thoughtless
  12. If We Knew, While Here as Pilgrims
  13. In Our Father’s Many Mansions
  14. In the Name of Jesus, March to Meet the Foe
  15. Is Your Lamp Burning?
  16. Jesus, Am I Near to Thee?
  17. Let Us Gather Up the Sunbeams
  18. Lost Sheep, The
  19. Prodigal Child, The
  20. Reach Me Thy Hand, My Child
  21. Such Beautiful, Beautiful Hands
  22. Tell Us, O Ye Watchers
  23. There’s a Beautiful Home for Thee, Christian
  24. There’s Many a Pleasant Mansion
  25. Though the Messengers Came
  26. When Angry Storms Are Beating
  27. You Are Weary at Heart
  28. Your Mission