1866–1948

Introduction

Born: Au­gust 21, 1866, Jor­dan, No­va Sco­tia, Ca­na­da.

Died: March 9, 1948, At­lan­ta, Geor­gia.

Buried: West­view Ce­me­te­ry, At­lan­ta, Geor­gia.

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Biography

Civilla was the daugh­ter of James N. Hold­en and Irene Hard­ing.

She taught school be­fore mar­ry­ing Wal­ter Mar­tin. To­ge­ther, they pro­duced a num­ber of Gos­pel songs.

Sources

Lyrics

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