1828–1905

Introduction

Born: Feb­ru­a­ry 9, 1828, Hud­ders­field, West York­shire, Eng­land.

Died: May 25, 1905, Tod­mor­den, West York­shire, Eng­land.

Biography

John was the son of Will­iam Green­wood and Eliz­a­beth Will­ans, and hus­band of Hel­en Re­bec­ca Black­burn.

Educated at Hud­ders­field Col­lege, Green­wood was a mer­chant ship­per of cot­ton yarn to the con­ti­nent­al mark­ets.

Works

His ma­ny hymns were writ­ten chief­ly for Sun­day school an­ni­ver­sa­ry ser­vic­es, and oth­er spe­cial oc­ca­sions.

His oth­er works in­clude:

Sources

Lyrics

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