1829–1891

1829, Ca­le­do­nia, New York.

1891, Ca­le­do­nia, New York.

Ca­le­do­nia Rural Ce­me­te­ry, Ca­le­do­nia, New York.

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McNaughton’s best known se­cu­lar work is The Fad­ed Coat of Blue, a song about cap­tured Un­ion sol­diers in the Amer­i­can ci­vil war.

A mo­nu­ment to Mc­Naugh­ton stands on the farm where he lived near Ca­le­do­nia.

His works in­clude:

  1. Good Night, O Sav­ior Dear
  2. In Thy Ten­der Arms, O Sav­ior
  3. Our Ris­en Lord
  4. When There’s Love at Home