1845–1918
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June 27, 1845, New York City.

In addition to hymn writing, Macy composed many secular pieces, of which two of the best known are Little Tommy Went A-Fishing and Jenks’ Vegetable Compound. His other works include:

  1. Clover Blossoms
  2. Faith Sweet Faith
  3. Glory to the Savior
  4. I’ll Give My Heart to Thee
  5. I’m a Little Pilgrim
  6. Lowly in Mind
  7. O Sweet Promise
  8. Simply Waiting in Thy Presence
  9. That Blessèd Deed of Mercy