May 9, 1841, Chenango County, New York.

December 3, 1920, Berkeley, California.

Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, California

John was the son of Stephen Yates Hammond and Martha Adams Hammond, and husband of Sarah Elizabeth Powers Hammond (1843-1918). A minister like his father, he served in the Genesee (now Western New York) Conference, the Wisconsin & Nevada Conference, and the California Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church.

  1. Whole Wide World for Jesus, The
  2. To Him That Overcometh
  3. When Mid Toil and Strife I Wander

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