March 31, 1848, Basingstoke, Hampshire, England.

December 12, 1926, Sale, Cheshire, England.

Educated at Cheshunt College, Johnson entered the Congregational ministry in 1875, and in 1877 became the minister at Ashton on Mersey, Cheshire. He published various stories for young people, and in 1888, a Service of Song called Dibs: A Story of Young London Life.

  1. For All Beneath the Open Sky
  2. God Speaks to Us in Bird and Song
  3. We Bless Thee, Lord, for All the Joy